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There are 3 ways to get from Kleve to Cologne by train, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Emmerich to Duisburg Hbf Stoptrein RE19 / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice / ...

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Kleve to Cologne 80.9 miles

$6 - $10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Kleve to Cologne 81 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Kleve to Cologne is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kleve to Cologne is to drive which costs 14€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Kleve and Cologne is 110 km. The road distance is 129.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kleve to Cologne without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Kleve to Cologne, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kleve to Cologne is 130 km. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Kleve to Cologne.

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There are 964+ hotels available in Cologne. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Kleve and Cologne. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Kleve to Cologne.
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  • Distance: 69.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between Kleve, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Kleve to Cologne via Emmerich, Bahnhof, Emmerich, and Duisburg Hbf in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Emmerich to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Kleve to Cologne
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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