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Geilenkirchen to Cologne by train

  • First train
    04:37
  • Last train
    00:58
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 12m
  • Distance
    59 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    34
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 50m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Geilenkirchen to Cologne by train

Fast trains from Geilenkirchen to Cologne take around 1 hour and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 59 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Geilenkirchen and Cologne.

1. Are there direct trains from Geilenkirchen to Cologne?

Journeys between Geilenkirchen and Cologne usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Geilenkirchen to Cologne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Geilenkirchen to Cologne?

The Geilenkirchen to Cologne train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Geilenkirchen to Cologne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cologne is usually scheduled to depart Geilenkirchen around 04:37 and the last train is around 00:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Geilenkirchen around 05:37, and the last at 00:18.

When to book Geilenkirchen to Cologne train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Geilenkirchen to Cologne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Geilenkirchen and Cologne?

More than one train company operates on the route from Geilenkirchen to Cologne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.