Cheap bus tickets from Berlin to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£40

Average

£40

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Berlin to Cologne will cost around £ 40 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 40.

22:50Berlin, Europaplatz am Hbf. (BEX-Haltestelle)17h25 16:15Köln, Köln Bonn Airport
1 changes
£401One-way
23:20Berlin16h55 16:15Köln, Köln Bonn Airport
1 changes
£401One-way

Bus Timetable Berlin to Cologne

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22:50Berlin, Europaplatz am Hbf. (BEX-Haltestelle)17h25 16:15Köln, Köln Bonn Airport
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23:20Berlin16h55 16:15Köln, Köln Bonn Airport
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Sat
29 Jan
£27FlixTrain
£19Flixbus
£625PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sun
30 Jan
£26FlixTrain
£17Flixbus
£48easyJet
Mon
31 Jan
£24Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£67easyJet
Tue
1 Feb
£24Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£122Eurowings
Wed
2 Feb
£24Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
£122Eurowings
Thu
3 Feb
£24Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
£33Eurowings
Fri
4 Feb
£17FlixTrain
£17Flixbus
£34easyJet
Sat
5 Feb
£21Deutsche Bahn with connection
£17Flixbus
£403PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sun
6 Feb
£24Deutsche Bahn
£32BlaBlaCar Bus
£35easyJet
Mon
7 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
£30easyJet
Tue
8 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
£30easyJet
Wed
9 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
£30easyJet
Thu
10 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£27easyJet
Fri
11 Feb
£17FlixTrain
£17Flixbus
£38easyJet
Sat
12 Feb
£10FlixTrain
£20Flixbus
£392PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sun
13 Feb
£13FlixTrain
£17Flixbus
£41easyJet
Mon
14 Feb
£17FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
£28easyJet
Tue
15 Feb
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£13Flixbus
£28easyJet
Wed
16 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
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£27easyJet
Thu
17 Feb
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
£27easyJet

Bus times from Berlin to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

16 h 55 m

Average

17 h 10 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

479 km

It's difficult to get from Berlin to Cologne without changing at least once.

23:20Berlin16h55 16:15Köln, Köln Bonn Airport
1 changes
£401One-way
22:50Berlin, Europaplatz am Hbf. (BEX-Haltestelle)17h25 16:15Köln, Köln Bonn Airport
1 changes
£401One-way

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Overview: Coach from Berlin to Cologne

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or FlixTrain

Coaches from Berlin to Cologne cover the 296 miles (478 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 55 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or FlixTrain. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £13, but the average price of coach tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Coach companies: FlixBus Berlin to Cologne

Find the best coaches to Cologne from Berlin with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from £13. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: £13

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets to Cologne from Berlin and when travelling by coach:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Coach to Cologne from Berlin

Take the bus to Cologne easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Cologne.
FAQs

How much do cheap coaches between Berlin and Cologne cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches to Cologne from Berlin to cost as little as £13  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a coach from Berlin to Cologne?

If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Berlin to Cologne coach to cost on average £17  one way.

What is the distance by coach from Berlin to Cologne?

The distance to Cologne from Berlin by coach is approximately 296 miles (478 km).

How long is the coach journey from Berlin to Cologne?

While the time it takes to travel 296 miles (478 km) between Berlin and Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Berlin to Cologne is on average 8 h 55 min.

When travelling by coach from Berlin to Cologne, which coach station in Berlin do I depart from and which coach station in Cologne do I arrive in?

When taking the coach between Berlin and Cologne, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, ZOB and Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Where do I find the Berlin coach station to Cologne? Where is the Cologne coach station?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Berlin Hbf, located approximately 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city centre of Berlin. The most popular arrival coach station in Cologne, called Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, is located around 8.1 miles (13.1 km) away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can get me from Berlin to Cologne?

Take the Berlin to Cologne coach with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or FlixTrain. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Berlin and Cologne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any Berlin to Cologne direct coach services?

Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Berlin to Cologne with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.

When does the first coach depart from Berlin to Cologne? When does the last coach depart from Berlin to Cologne?

The earliest coach for this route departs from Berlin at 09: 30. The last coach leaves from Berlin at 22: 20. Check Omio for the latest coach schedule from Berlin to Cologne and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Berlin to Cologne to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this route and save money. If you buy coach tickets from Berlin to Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £17 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Berlin to Cologne a few months in advance.