There are 9 ways to get from Reims 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 via Brussels Midi-Zuid  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Reims to Paris Est Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice

$164 - $229

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Reims to Luxembourg Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Köln Hbf Re

$15 - $19

7 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Luxembourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Trier, Hauptbahnhof Re
  3. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Köln Süd Rb / ...

$91 - $126

Bus  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Reims to Metz Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N730

$37 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Reims to Cologne 226.1 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) CDG - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf

$74 - $255

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 28 min

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

$148 - $390

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf

$115 - $380

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Brussels, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof

$149 - $411

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reims to Cologne is to bus and train which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 8 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reims to Cologne is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Reims and Cologne is 280 km. The road distance is 361.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Reims to Cologne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Reims to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Reims and arriving at Köln Hauptbahnhof via Paris Nord and Brussels Midi-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 58 min.

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

You can take a train from Reims to Cologne via Paris Est, Paris Nord, Bruxelles Midi, and Brussels Midi-Zuid in around 5 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reims to Cologne via Metz, Cologne, Cologne South, Airport, and Köln/Bonn Flughafen in around 8 h 58 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Reims to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Köln Süd
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Trier, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
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
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Reims to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Reims to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Metz to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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