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How to take a rail journey from Cologne/Köln to Koblenz

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Köln / Cologne / Koeln to Koblenz by train

Koblenz is close enough to Köln/Cologne to be served by Regio trains and if you will be buying tickets at the station for a spontaneous day trip, they are the logical option, they provide both the most frequent and cheapest service.

Routes you can take to go from Köln / Cologne / Koeln to Koblenz

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

Route Information

Option 1: taking the Regio trains
Travel Time (approx)

1 hr 10 min (approx)



Travel Info

1 x train per hour

Route Information

Option 2: taking the express trains
Travel Time (approx)

53 min - 57 min (approx)



Travel Info

1 - 2 x trains per hour

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