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Cologne to Gelsenkirchen by train
Trains per day40
Avg. journey time1hr 1m
Travelling from Cologne to Gelsenkirchen by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Gelsenkirchen take around 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 63 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Gelsenkirchen.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Gelsenkirchen?
Direct trains from Cologne to Gelsenkirchen have been found.
We usually find around 32 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Gelsenkirchen every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 53 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Gelsenkirchen?
The Cologne to Gelsenkirchen train travel time is normally about 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Gelsenkirchen train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Gelsenkirchen is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 05:09 and the last train is around 00:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 07:21, and the last at 00:49.
When to book Cologne to Gelsenkirchen 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 Cologne to Gelsenkirchen by train.
Which train companies operate between Cologne and Gelsenkirchen?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Gelsenkirchen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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