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There are 5 ways to get from Roermond to Cologne by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 42m

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

$33 - $65

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 56m

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

$8 - $13

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Train Bahn DE  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the train from Venlo to Monchengladbach Hbf Sneltrein
  2. Take the train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re8 / ...

$19 - $27

Bus, line 250 bus  •  3h 7m

  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  •  54m

  1. Drive from Roermond to Cologne 57.7 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Roermond to Cologne is to train which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 2h 56m.

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

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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 3h 7m.

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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, Dom / Hbf via Venlo and Mönchengladbach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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

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The best way to get from Roermond to Cologne without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 42m and costs 29€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Roermond to Cologne, including transfers.

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Roermond to Cologne bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Roermond station.

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Roermond to Cologne train services, operated by Eurobahn, depart from Venlo station.

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The best way to get from Roermond to Cologne is to train which takes 2h 54m and costs 16€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 250 bus, which costs and takes 3h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Roermond to Cologne.
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  • Distance: 45.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

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

You can take a train from Roermond to Cologne via Venlo, Monchengladbach Hbf, and Mönchengladbach Hbf in around 2h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Roermond to Cologne via Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen and Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie in around 3h 7m.

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
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
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Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
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
39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Monchengladbach Hbf to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Monchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Heerlen, Station Perron E to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
52m
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
53m
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
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
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
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
wiedenhoff.com

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Roermond to Cologne bus services, operated by Wiedenhoff Reisen, arrive at Köln, Heumarkt station.

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Roermond to Cologne train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Köln, Dom / Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Roermond to Cologne is 92 km. It takes approximately 54m to drive from Roermond to Cologne.

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