There are 5 ways to get from Roermond to Cologne by train, bus 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, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Roermond to Heerlen
  2. Take the bus from Heerlen, Busstation Perron E to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof 44
  3. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...

$33 - $60

Cheapest option

Train via Düsseldorf Hbf  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Roermond to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice / ...

$8 - $41

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf Sneltrein RE13
  2. Take the train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf S11 / ...

$14 - $18

Bus, line 250 bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Roermond to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen 268
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie to Köln, Heumarkt 250

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Roermond to Cologne 57.7 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Roermond to Cologne is to train which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Roermond to Cologne is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Roermond and Cologne is 73 km. The road distance is 92.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Roermond to Cologne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Roermond to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Roermond and arriving at Köln, Heumarkt via Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Roermond to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Roermond and arriving at Köln Hbf via Venlo and Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Roermond to Cologne.
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  • Distance: 45.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Roermond, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Roermond to Cologne via Venlo, Dusseldorf Hbf, and Düsseldorf Hbf in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Roermond to Cologne via Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen and Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie in around 3 h 19 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Roermond to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.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 Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$23 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Düsseldorf to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$16 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $40
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Roermond to Venlo
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
arriva.nl
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.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
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
avv.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Heerlen, Busstation Perron E to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arriva.nl
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Heerlen, Busstation to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
aseag.de
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 Roermond to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
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
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
wiedenhoff.com

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