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

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Turnhout to Bruxelles-Nord Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Köln Hbf Ice

$40 - $64

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Bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Turnhout Warande perron 1 to Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 11 417 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Antwerpen to Köln

$26 - $63

3 alternative options

Line 450 bus, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 450 bus from Turnhout Zeshoek to Tilburg Centraal Station perron Noord 450
  2. Take the train from Tilburg to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re8 / ...

$27 - $59

Bus, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Geel Station perron 1 to Hasselt Station perron 13 299
  2. Take the bus from Hasselt Station perron 10 to Maastricht Station perron L 20a
  3. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena Re1

$37 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Turnhout to Cologne 116.5 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Turnhout to Cologne is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Turnhout to Cologne is to drive which takes 1 h 46 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

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The distance between Turnhout and Cologne is 146 km. The road distance is 186 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Turnhout to Cologne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Turnhout to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Turnhout Warande perron 1 and arriving at Köln via Antwerpen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Turnhout to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Turnhout and arriving at Köln Hbf via Bruxelles-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Turnhout, Belgium and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Turnhout to Cologne via Bruxelles-Nord in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Turnhout to Cologne via Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 11 and Antwerpen in around 6 h 24 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Turnhout to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Tilburg to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Monchengladbach Hbf to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Deutz, Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Turnhout Zeshoek to Tilburg Centraal Station perron Noord
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Turnhout Warande perron 1 to Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Geel Station perron 1 to Hasselt Station perron 13
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Hasselt Station perron 10 to Maastricht Station perron L
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Antwerpen to Köln
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hasselt to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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