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There are 10 ways to get from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...

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Train to Manchester, fly to Cologne Bonn  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) MAN - CGN

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Bus  •  18h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cologne South 815 / ...

Bus, train  •  21h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Birkenhead 12 Quays Ferry Terminal to London Victoria Coach Station M45
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Monchengladbach Hindenburgstrasse
  3. Take the train from Moenchengladbach Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Rb / ...

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 36m

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 15m

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station

Train to Manchester, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MAN - DUS

Train to Birmingham, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BHX - DUS

Train to Manchester, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Frankfurt (FRA) MAN - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn

Train to Manchester, fly to Brussels, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Brussels (BRU) MAN - BRU
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf

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The most affordable way to get from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station is to bus, which costs £35 - £65 and takes 18h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station is to train and fly which costs £29 - £120 and takes 5h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Köln Kalk Trimbornstr. via Euston station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 15m.

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The distance between Liverpool and Köln-Trimbornstraße Station is 733 km.

The best way to get from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station without a car is to train which takes 8h 15m and costs £170 - £700.

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It takes approximately 8h 15m to get from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station is to train which takes 8h 15m and costs £170 - £700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £65 and takes 18h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koeln Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station.
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  • Distance: 733 km
  • Duration: 8h 15m

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Köln-Trimbornstraße Station, Germany?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Köln Hbf in around 8h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool One to Köln-Trimbornstraße Station via London Victoria Coach Station, Cologne South, and Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf in around 18h 35m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €650
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €650
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €700
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €700
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €370
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €360
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €300
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €360
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€26 - €360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€17 - €180
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €200
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€85 - €120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€220 - €300
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€40 - €55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€110 - €150
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€65 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €28
1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €28
1st Class
€30 - €45
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Moenchengladbach Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€155
Website
Eurotunnel
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
€11 - €16
Off-Peak Day Single
€15 - €23
Anytime Day Single
€20 - €35
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Liverpool to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cologne South
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Liverpool One to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€17 - €28
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Birkenhead 12 Quays Ferry Terminal to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €28
Website
Megabus UK
Union Ivkoni - Unibus
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Cologne / Bonn Airport Busterminal
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Monchengladbach Hindenburgstrasse
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €1400
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€100 - €1400
Standard Car - Flexi
€150 - €190

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