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From Vienna to Cologne Train Tickets

Vienna to Cologne: You choose, Night or Day Time Train?

UK 1st class UK 1st class

With Night jet you sleep as you travel and reach your destination rested and refreshed. You have options between three comfort categories: Your own Regular or Deluxe sleeper compartment, the couchette car for use by your group or an inexpensive single berth in a multi-berth compartment or the seated car with compartments with 6 seats or roomy open-saloon cars with reclining seats.

Single, Double or Three-Bed compartments:
UK 1st class Up to three can travel conveniently through the night in one compartment. Many technical details ensure a pleasant, comfortable journey, even when the compartment is fully booked. These include beds whose height can be adjusted, with improved access, non-slip floors, large, illuminated mirrors, handles and an extra folding seat (only in the Deluxe compartment) and even an individual wake-up call. If you would like even more space and comfort, you can convert two adjacent compartments into a suite for up to six passengers by means of a combining door. You can combine two Economy compartments or one Economy and one Deluxe compartment. Please note that all passengers have to have a 1st class ticket if you book a combination of Deluxe and Economy.

Many seats have laptop power points and specially designated areas provide interference-free enhanced mobile phone reception. Look out for the mobile phone symbols in the carriages.

Quiet zones are reserved for passengers who want to travel in peace. Experience the feeling of being personally attended to in 1st class. Our specially designated staff are there to welcome you with a smile and help you with any questions you may have regarding your seat or luggage.

The Couchette car
Couchette cars are ideal for bigger groups and families since it is price saving. Each compartment has room for up to 6 people. You can book individual berths or an entire compartment, keeping in mind that when you book, for example, 4 seats in a T6 cabin it is possible that the other 2 seats will be purchased by another travelers. When you book an individual berth, the compartment is shared with others travellers. There is no division by sex, but rest asured, City Night Line provides a safe enviroment for their travellers and those cabins are just like when you travel by plane and share the plane with everyone else.

2nd Class seated car - Travel overnight at low fare
The seated car is the cheapest comfort class on City Night Line. It´s seat configuration resembles a plane, but more confortable.

Washing and toilet facilities are located in each car.

Night Train from Vienna to Cologne by Nighjet

For booking, click or touch in corresponding fare. All fares in US Dollars per person.
Accomodation / Fare Description Person(s) Saver Flexible Passholder
Single Cabin 1 $278.00 $318.00 $181.00

Single Cabin
Private compartment with 1 bed.
Every compartment has its own washbasin including toiletries and hand towels.
And in every coach there is an additional washing facility with a washbasin and WC.
In the morning, the train attendant brings passengers a practical box with a small breakfast which you can either eat there and then or take with you.

Fares Details:

Saver fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Flexi fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
80% refundable 15 days before trip date,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Passholder fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

       
Double Cabin 2 $223.00 $254.00 $125.00

Double Cabin
Private compartment with 2 beds.
Every compartment has its own washbasin including hand towels.
Washing facilities (washbasin and WC) are shared (1 per car)
A breakfast box is served at each cabin.

Fares Details:

Saver fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Flexi fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
80% refundable 15 days before trip date,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Passholder fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

       
DeLuxe Double Cabin 2 $244.00 $278.00 $146.00

DeLuxe Double Cabin
Private compartment with 2 beds.
The Deluxe compartments also have their own bathroom with washbasin, shower and WC, and a folding table
The train attendant will be happy to serve a breakfast in your compartment.

Fares Details:

Saver fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Flexi fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
80% refundable 15 days before trip date,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Passholder fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

       
T6 Cabin (couchette) 6 (share) $167.00 $191.00 $55.00

T6 Cabin (Couchettes)
Shared compartment with 6 beds.
Every compartment has its own washbasin including toiletries and hand towels.
And in every coach there is an additional washing facility with a washbasin and WC.
Couchette cars are ideal for groups, families or price-conscious individual travellers. Each compartment has room for 6 people. You can book individual berths or an entire compartment. When you book an individual berth, the compartment is shared with other travellers. There is no division by sex.

Fares Details:

Saver fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Flexi fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
80% refundable 15 days before trip date,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Passholder fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

       
Seats (Individual) Individual $139.00 $158.00 $27.00

Seats - Travel overnight at low fares.
And in every coach there is an additional washing facility with a washbasin and WC.

Fares Details:

Saver fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Flexi fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
80% refundable 15 days before trip date,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Passholder fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Night-jet
Includes reservation.
No refundable,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

       
Trip Duration: 10:53 hrs.
Departures from Vienna:
Arrives in Cologne: 8:42

Day Time Trains from Vienna to Cologne by High Speed Trains

UK 1st class UK 1st class

The ICE. Deutsche Bahn's fastest train: The ICE (Intercity-Express) is the fastest and most comfortable way of travelling on the Deutsche Bahn network, reaching speeds of up to 320 km/h, and new standards of excellence.

1st Class
UK 1st classA quiet atmosphere, space and comfortable seatings on 1st class ICE services. It´s ideal for work or a relaxing trip

In 1st class If you want to take the opportunity to work while travelling, you will finda desk available at your seat that can be used for business activities. The comfortable seatings offers a legroom and confortable distance from your neighbours.

Many seats have a laptop power outlets and specially designated areas that will provide interference-free reception for your mobile. Look out for the mobile phone symbols in the carriages.

Quiet zones are reserved for passengers who want to travel in peace. Experience the feeling of being personally attended to in 1st class. Our specially designated staff are there to welcome you with a smile and help you with any questions you may have regarding your trip.

At-Seat service
We want you to feel comfortable throughout your whole journey. Special staff have been assigned for 1st class passengers at the train stations and on board the ICE trains and are happy to look after and attend to each individual passenger.

2nd Class
A comfortable journey guaranteed: All ICE trains offer a wide selection of seats. All ICE trains are user and family-friendly, offering special facilities for the disabled and changing stations for families with young children.

The ICE. Deutsche Bahn's fastest train: The ICE (Intercity-Express) is the fastest and most comfortable way of travelling on the Deutsche Bahn network, reaching speeds of up to 320 km/h, and new standards of excellence.

The different trains
DB Bahn’s first ICE made its debut in 1991 and today there are 5 varieties. ICE 1,2,3,T, and Sprinter. Each operates between several major cities including international destinations in Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, and the Netherlands. Cross platform interchanges from ICE to ICE are possible at many stations without long walking distance in between. The comfort and convenience of the ICE are sure to win you over. ICE trains are fully air-conditioned and have a low noise level

Vienna to Cologne

For booking, click or touch in corresponding fare. All fares in US Dollars per person.
Fare Description   Option 2nd Class 1st Class
Promo Fare (at least 3 days in advance)   One Way $194.00 $236.00
Saver fare
Book at least 24 hours in advance.
Railway Company: ICE
Includes seat reservation.
Seat reservation guaranteed.
No refundable
No exchangeable
e-tickets available.
Subject to availability.
       
Flexi (full fare - exchangeable)   One Way $222.00 $270.00
Flexi fare (full fare)
Railway Company: ICE
Includes seat reservation.
Seat reservation guaranteed.
80% refundable up to 1 day before departure date
Exchangeable up to 1 day before departure date
e-tickets available.
Subject to availability.
       
Child (4 - 11 years old)   One Way $111.00 $135.00
Child fare
Child: between 6 and 11 years old (inclusive)
Railway Company: ICE
Includes seat reservation.
Seat reservation guaranteed.
80% refundable up to 1 day before departure date
No exchangeable
e-tickets available.
Subject to availability.
       
Passholder (requires a valid rail pass)   One way $16.00 $16.00
Passholder fare
Requires a valid rail pass that includes Germany.
Railway Company: ICE
Includes seat reservation.
Seat reservation guaranteed.
No refundable
No exchangeable
e-tickets available.
Subject to availability.
       
Trip Duration: 9:21 hrs.
Departures from Vienna:
Arrive in Cologne: 20:05

Rail Passes & Tickets Options

Rail tickets & passes options for travel multiple times through a single or multiple countries.

Useful Information


  • Vienna

    Wien Westbanhof:The Vienna West Train Station (Wien Westbahnhof) is currently considered Vienna's main station just west of the city center. The station is located on the famous shopping street Mariahilferstrasse, and over 40,000 travelers utilize this modern station daily.

    View location on map: Google map

    Transportation from the Vienna West Train Station

    To the Vienna Schwechat airport:

    • Vienna Airport Lines offers bus service every 20-30 minutes from 5:00am - 11:59pm
      Travel time is 40 minutes
    To other railway stations from the Vienna West Train Station - Wien West Bahnhof:
    • S Bahn/Regional services to Huetteldorf Station
    • Tram: #18 Wien Suedbf, #5 Franz Josef Bf
    • Metro/Subway: U6 to Philadelphiabruecke for Meidling Station, U3 to  Stephansplatz for city center,  U3 to  Landstrasse for Wien Mitte Station
      • S Bahn and fast CAT trains to airport  note: rail passes not valid on the CAT trains

     

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    Below some suggestions:

    This station is fully accessible for travelers with limited mobility.

  • Cologne

    Cologne Hauptbahnhof station (German for Cologne main station) is a railway station in Cologne, Germany. The station is an important local, national and international hub, with many ICE, Thalys and Intercity trains calling there, as well as regional RegionalExpress, RegionalBahn and local S-Bahn trains. EuroNight and DB NachtZug night services also call at the station. It has frequent connections to Frankfurt by way of the Cologne-Frankfurt high-speed rail line, which starts in southern Cologne.

    There is another important station in Cologne, the Köln Messe/Deutz railway station across the river Rhine, just about 400 metres away from Köln Hauptbahnhof. The stations are linked by the Hohenzollern Bridge, a six-track railway bridge with passenger walkways on each side. Frequent local services connect the two stations.

    • Address: Trankgasse 11, 50667 Köln, Germany

    View location on map: Google map

    Book your hotels through our partner ACCOR Hotels:
    Best DEALS of the day. Up to 40% OFF. BOOK NOW!

    Looking for local popular attractions? We have listed some below:

    • Cologne Cathedral
    • Museum Ludwig
    • Cologne Zoological Garden

    ICE - DB Bahn Assistance
    Passengers with reduced mobility can now order Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service even more easily. Whoever needs assistance with boarding, alighting or changing trains during their journey - for example a wheelchair platform lift - can do so conveniently with immediate effect on the Internet as well.

    The local service staff will be pleased to assist you when boarding, alighting or changing trains. Owing to the short stopping times however, they are unable to accompany you to your seat.

    To order, please fill out the form by clicking on the link Special Form and send it to us by 20:00 (MET) one working day before your departure at the latest.

    Will be required your coach and seat number on long-distance trains so that we can make sure you receive the assistance you require. On local trains, please indicate where you will be sitting instead of the reservation - e.g. 1st coach/front of train.

    You can order DB Bahn by telephone on +49 (0) 1806/512 512 (calls charged). You can contact us every day from 06:00 to 22:00 (MET). And for any further information, send them an e-mail at: msz@bahn.de or contact us them the telephone number given above.


    THALYS Assistance
    For the greater comfort of disabled passengers Thalys offer some specific advantages: assistance in the station, a personalised welcome on board the train and the hire of specially adapted vehicles with Europcar.

    If you require assistance to board the train, please let us know:

    • In Belgium - Tel. +32 (0)2 528 28 28 every day from 7 am to 9:30 pm or through SNCB Europe's online request form for assistance (free Service). Assistance can be requested as soon as your Thalys journey is reserved and at the latest 24 hours before departure.
    • In Germany - Tel. +49 (0)180 6 512 512 from Monday to Friday, 6 am to 10 pm and Saturdays, 8 am to 2 pm (and at the latest by 8pm the day before departure).
    • In France - Tel. +33 (0) 890 640 650 every day from 7 am to 9:30 pm or through the online request form for assistance (free service). Assistance can be requested as soon as your Thalys journey is reserved and at the latest 48 hours before departure.
    • In the Netherlands - Tel. +31 (0) 30 235 78 22 (at the latest 24 hours before departure).
    • In Great Britain - No pre-booking possible so please arrive at check-in 60 minutes before departure and speak to a member of the staff who will assist you.



Ticketless - etickets:

E-tickets are available only for Nightjet trains departing or arriving at Germany by a direct train. Any other route will only be printed as paper tickets sent by FedEx

Fares Details:

Saver fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Nightjet
Includes reservation.
No refundable
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Flexi fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Nightjet
Includes reservation.
80% refundable 15 days before trip date,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

Passholder fare
Book at least 7 days in advance.
Railway Company: Nightjet
Includes reservation.
No refundable,
No exchangeable
Subject to availability.

General Conditions
All tickets are subject to confirmation. The tickets have a variable horizon for booking, normally 180 days within trip date. A booking confirmation will be sent as soon as the booking have been processed.
All fares are per person in US Dollars, subject to to change before the booking processing
E-tickets for routes departing from Germany: The way for retrieve or use instructions will be sent with the booking confirmation by email. The tickets should be retrieved and printed at train station or printed at home as instructed in booking confirmation.
Physical Tickets: The tickets are sent by FedEx, with the selected shipping option to the informed shipping address.
Handling fee: all bookings are subject to US$ 8 handling fee


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