There are 6 ways to get from Nancy to Cologne by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Luxembourg Ter
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Trier Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Köln Süd Rb / ...

$50 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Nancy to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N730

$33 - $53

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Nancy to Luxembourg
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Trier Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Köln Süd Rb / ...

$52 - $84

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Nancy to Cologne 203.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf

$105 - $357

Train, fly to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LUX - DUS

$111 - $332

What companies run services between Nancy, France and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Nancy to Cologne via Luxembourg and Trier Hbf in around 6 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nancy to Cologne 6 times a week. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Hahn Air
Website
hahnair.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nancy Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Nancy, Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
cfl.lu
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Köln Süd
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nancy to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nancy to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nancy and Cologne is 256 km. The road distance is 325 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nancy to Cologne is to bus which costs 28€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Nancy to Cologne is to drive which takes 3 h 27 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct train from Nancy to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Nancy Ville and arriving at Köln Süd via Luxembourg and Trier Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Nancy to Cologne, including transfers.