Train

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express at the station Bruxelles-Nord.

The journey takes approximately 1 h 41 m. Ticket price is about €40. The travel distance is 216 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express.

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Get off at the Koeln Hbf.


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Train

Take the train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) at the station Bruxelles-Central.

The journey takes approximately 1 h 42 m. Ticket price is about €13. The travel distance is 143 km.

Carrier is Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB).

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Get off at the Eupen.
Take the bus TEC at the station EUPEN Bahnhof.

The journey takes approximately 29 m. Ticket price is about €2. The travel distance is 17 km.

Carrier is TEC.

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Get off at the AACHEN Hauptbahnhof.
Take the train ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH at the station Aachen Hbf.

The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 m. Ticket price is about €12. The travel distance is 70 km.

Carrier is ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH.

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Get off at the Köln Messe/Deutz.


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Bus

Take the bus Blablabus at the station Brussels City Center - Midi Train station.

The journey takes approximately 3 h 27 m. Ticket price is about €10. The travel distance is 235 km.

Carrier is Blablabus.

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Get off at the Cologne - Airport.
488 m on foot from the Cologne - Airport to the Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf.

The journey takes approximately 6 m. The travel distance is 488 m.

Take the train Deutsche Bahn Regional at the station Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf.

The journey takes approximately 13 m. Ticket price is about €3. The travel distance is 13 km.

Carrier is Deutsche Bahn Regional.

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Drive

In a rental car. See on this site which rental company has the best deal.

The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 m. The travel distance is 213 km.

Get off at the Cologne.


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The cheapest way to travel from Brussels to Cologne is by taking a Bus with an average price of €14. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 m.

Train is the fastest way to travel from Brussels to Cologne. Tickets cost €40. The journey takes approximately 1 h 41 m.

Brussels is approximately 213 km away from Cologne. The trip by car takes 2 h 4 m.

Yes, there is a direct train from Brussels to Cologne . The route is served by the company Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Tickets cost about €40. A bus trip will take 1 h 41 m.

The average journey time by car between Brussels and Cologne is 2 h 4 m.

What to Do in Cologne

Cologne

Cologne, Germany is a European city with a rich history. It's home to many world-renowned attractions, including the Rhein River and Cologne Cathedral. Visitors can explore the city's many markets and boutiques, or enjoy a relaxing stroll along its picturesque canals. Whether you're looking for culture or nature, Cologne has something for everyone.