Useful information about Cologne Hauptbahnhof, Cologne's Central Railway Station. With real-time schedules and all you need for train entry, exit and change.





Cologne Hbf at the footstep of the cathedral

Junction of the German railway network and a railway station with non-stop traffic. Only in Hamburg, Frankfurt, Munich and Berlin, there is more traffic.

Cologne Central Station

Situated at the foot of Cologne Cathedral, the Cologne Hauptbahnhof is obvious for the visitor. On the east side of the station is a tight curve that leads to the Hohenzollern Bridge. The trains going in this direction are famous for their particularly strong wheel squeaking. In total the station has only 11 tracks, which is relatively uncommon for a station of this size and type.

LIVE departures from Cologne Hauptbahnhof

Live departures from Cologne


Real-time train departures with track information and delays of trains. The exact timetable for you.



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