There are 6 ways to get from Walldorf to Cologne by train, bus, tram, 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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice

$114 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Köln Hauptbahnhof

$35 - $53

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...

$71 - $103

Bus, line 16 tram  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Bonn 027 / ...
  2. Take the line 16 tram from Bonn, Gronau Heussallee/Museumsmeile to Köln, Poststr. 16

$37 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Walldorf to Cologne 163.6 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Heidelberg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  5. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf

$149 - $362

What companies run services between Walldorf, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Walldorf to Cologne via Heidelberg Hbf, Mannheim Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Walldorf to Cologne twice a week. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
KVB
Phone
01806 504030
Email
mietservicebus@kvb-koeln.de
Website
kvb-koeln.de
Tram from Bonn, Gronau Heussallee/Museumsmeile to Köln, Poststr.
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
kvb-koeln.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$17 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Bonn
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Walldorf to Cologne?

The distance between Walldorf and Cologne is 218 km. The road distance is 262 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Walldorf to Cologne?

The cheapest way to get from Walldorf to Cologne is to drive which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Walldorf to Cologne?

The quickest way to get from Walldorf to Cologne is to drive which takes 2 h 21 min and costs 27€ - 45€.

How long does it take to get from Walldorf to Cologne?

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Walldorf to Cologne, including transfers.