There are 5 ways to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Geilenkirchen to Köln Hbf Re / ...

$27 - $40

Cheapest option

Train via Neuss Hbf  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Geilenkirchen to Neuss Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Neuss Hbf to Köln Hbf Re / ...

$25 - $40

3 alternative options

Train Bahn DE  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Geilenkirchen to Rheydt Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Mönchengladbach, Rheydt Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re8 / ...

$35 - $50

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Geilenkirchen to Cologne 49.7 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Geilenkirchen to Cologne 49.7 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Geilenkirchen, Germany and Cologne, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Geilenkirchen to Cologne once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Geilenkirchen to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Geilenkirchen to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
bahn.de
Train from Geilenkirchen to Rheydt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rheydt Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Geilenkirchen Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $33
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Mönchengladbach, Rheydt Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - Rhein-Sieg-Express
Website
avv.de
Train from Geilenkirchen, Geilenkirchen, Bf to Köln, Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Geilenkirchen, Geilenkirchen, Bf to Neuss, Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Geilenkirchen, Geilenkirchen, Bf to Rheydt, Rheydt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avv.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.de
Other operators
Taxi from Geilenkirchen to Cologne
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Taxi-Mini-Car GmbH
Phone
+49 241/900700
Website
taxi-minicar-aachen.de
Central Car Autovermietung
Phone
+49 241/406487
Website
central-car.de
Alfa Funkzentrale GmbH
Phone
+49 241/22222
Website
alfataxi.de
Ha-tax
Phone
+31 46 485 1462
Sieswerda Taxi's B.V.
Phone
+31 46 451 9132

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Geilenkirchen to Cologne?

The distance between Geilenkirchen and Cologne is 58 km. The road distance is 80 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne?

The cheapest way to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne?

The quickest way to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs 170€ - 210€.

Is there a direct train between Geilenkirchen and Cologne?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Geilenkirchen and arriving at Köln Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

How long does it take to get from Geilenkirchen to Cologne?

The train from Geilenkirchen to Köln Hbf takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs twice daily.