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There are 3 ways to get from Herborn to Cologne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Dillenburg Bf to Betzdorf Bf Rb96
  2. Take the train from Betzdorf Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re9

2 alternative options

Bus, line 250 bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Dillenburg to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen 154
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie to Köln, Heumarkt 250

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Herborn to Cologne 79.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Herborn to Cologne is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Herborn to Cologne is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 13m.

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The distance between Herborn and Cologne is 99 km. The road distance is 126.6 km.

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The best way to get from Herborn to Cologne without a car is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Herborn to Cologne, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Herborn to Cologne is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 250 bus, which costs and takes 3h 24m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Herborn to Cologne is 127 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Herborn to Cologne.

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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between Herborn, Hesse, Germany and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Herborn to Cologne via Dillenburg Bf and Betzdorf Bf in around 3h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Herborn to Cologne via Dillenburg, Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen, and Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie in around 3h 24m.

Train operators
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Dillenburg Bf to Betzdorf Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
hlb-online.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Betzdorf Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dillenburg to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Wiedenhoff Reisen
Phone
0212/813081
Email
info@wiedenhoff.com
Website
wiedenhoff.com
Bus from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie to Köln, Heumarkt
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
wiedenhoff.com

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