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Cologne to Heilbronn by train
Fastest journey2hr 53m
Trains per day32
Avg. journey time4hr 10m
Travelling from Cologne to Heilbronn by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Heilbronn take around 2 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 256 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Heilbronn.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Heilbronn?
Journeys between Cologne and Heilbronn usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Cologne to Heilbronn every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 48 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Heilbronn?
The Cologne to Heilbronn train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Heilbronn train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Heilbronn is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 04:08 and the last train is around 23:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 04:18, and the last at 23:53.
When to book Cologne to Heilbronn 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 Heilbronn by train.
Which train companies operate between Cologne and Heilbronn?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Heilbronn, 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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