Cologne to Brussels bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Cologne to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Cologne to Brussels is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

BlaBlaCar
17:402h10
Cologne
19:50Brussels
£161One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar
13:002h30
Cologne
15:30Brussels
£171One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar
07:102h10
Cologne
09:20Brussels
£191One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar
12:002h30
Cologne
14:30Brussels
£191One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar
07:002h20
Cologne
09:20Brussels
£201One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableCologne to Brussels

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
FlixBus
03:054h15
Köln, Flughafen
07:20Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
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FlixBus
08:285h02
Cologne Hbf
13:30Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
1 change
FlixBus
09:154h40
Köln, Flughafen
13:55Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
0 changes
FlixBus
10:253h55
Köln, Flughafen
14:20Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
0 changes
FlixBus
12:204h15
Köln, Flughafen
16:35Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
0 changes
FlixBus
15:014h44
Cologne Hbf
19:45Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
1 change
FlixBus
15:554h20
Köln, Flughafen
20:15Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
0 changes
FlixBus
19:204h00
Köln, Flughafen
23:20Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
0 changes
FlixBus
20:355h00
Köln, Flughafen
01:35Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
0 changes
FlixBus
23:503h40
Köln, Flughafen
03:30Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
0 changes

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Bus times from Cologne to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 40 m

Average

4 h 23 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

183 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Cologne for Brussels every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
23:503h40
Köln, Flughafen
03:30Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
£301One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
10:253h55
Köln, Flughafen
14:20Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
£481One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
19:204h00
Köln, Flughafen
23:20Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
£541One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
12:204h15
Köln, Flughafen
16:35Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
£521One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
03:054h15
Köln, Flughafen
07:20Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
£611One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Cologne to Brussels

distanceDistance113 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£20 (€23)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixBus, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ourbus or Eurolines Deutschland

Coaches from Cologne to Brussels cover the 113 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ourbus or Eurolines Deutschland. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle) and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).

Coach companies: FlixBus, BlaBlaCar and BlaBlaCar Bus Cologne to Brussels

Travel between Cologne and Brussels from £12 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus, BlaBlaCar and BlaBlaCar Bus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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.

FlixBus from Cologne to Brussels coach information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: £12

Buses from Cologne to Brussels: Journey Details

Buses from Cologne to Brussels operate frequently throughout the week. Coach service providers include Megabus, Eurolines, Meinfernbus, Flixbus, and ouibus. Times of departure vary according to the day of travel and coach operator. The earliest bus departs at around 7 in the morning, and the latest departs in the early evening. The fastest trip available takes 3 hours, while slower trips take 4 hours. The journey from Cologne to Brussels is direct with no changes involved. The cheapest fares tend to be available for early morning services.

As well as one-way journeys, return trips on buses from Brussels to Cologne are also available.

Taking the Bus from Cologne

Buses departing for Brussels are boarded at Cologne ZOB am Hauptbahnhof (Cologne Main Coach Station). The coach station is situated just behind the Central Railway Station in Cologne and the U-Bahn (underground) station respectively. The whole complex is located in the old city centre and is well served by KVB local buses. Parking facilities are available near the station. There are also taxi ranks outside, which are available 24hours a day.

Getting into Brussels by Bus

Brussels is the capital city of Belgium. The city boasts a wealth of buildings of architectural interest - new and old. Top attractions include the Grand Place-Grote Markt, the Atomium, and the Bourse-Beurs. The city also has a variety of museums and art galleries, including the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium.

Buses from Cologne to Brussels terminate at the Nord CCN, Gare du Nord train station. Situated in the Northern Quarter business district, the station is well served by domestic and international trains. Over 30 regional buses operate from the coach station, as well as a number of night bus services throughout the city.

FAQs: Cologne to Brussels coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Cologne to Brussels with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne to Brussels.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Cologne to Brussels can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Cologne to Brussels is £20; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by coach from Cologne to Brussels is 3 h 35 min   to travel the 113 mile long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first coach from Cologne to Brussels leaves at 07: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Cologne to Brussels leaves at 22: 50.
Take the Cologne to Brussels coach with FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ourbus or Eurolines Deutschland. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip from Cologne to Brussels as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Cologne, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle) and Köln, ZOB. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your route in coach stations like Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Bruxelles, Gare du Nord and Brussels, Gare Centrale.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle), which is located around 3.2 miles (5.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), located 2.7 miles (4.3 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Brussels from Cologne is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cologne to Brussels by coach is April.
You have options as you can travel from Cologne to Brussels 2 different ways: train or coach.

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