The cheapest buses from Cologne to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Cheapest

£49

Average

£49

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 Cologne to Leipzig will cost around £ 49 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 49.

21:20Köln, Köln Bonn Airport14h40 12:00Leipzig
1 changes
£491One-way

Timetable Cologne to Leipzig

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21:20Köln, Köln Bonn Airport14h40 12:00Leipzig
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Fri
22 Oct
£51Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
23 Oct
£38Deutsche Bahn
£28Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£30BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
25 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£33BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
26 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
27 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£24Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£32Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£24Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£15FlixTrain
£24Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£15FlixTrain
£18Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£30BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
5 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£24BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
6 Nov
£15FlixTrain
£22Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£24BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
9 Nov
£15FlixTrain
£24BlaBlaCar Bus

The fastest buses from Cologne to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Fastest Journey

14 h 40 m

Average

14 h 40 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

381 km

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

21:20Köln, Köln Bonn Airport14h40 12:00Leipzig
1 changes
£491One-way

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Coach Information to Leipzig from Cologne

distanceDistance236 miles (380 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£30 (€33)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Coaches from Cologne to Leipzig cover the 236 miles (380 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £23, but the average price of coach tickets is £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf.

Coach companies

Cologne to Leipzig with FlixBus

Travel between Cologne and Leipzig from £23 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    When purchasing your FlixBus coach tickets from Cologne to Leipzig, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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

    Buses from Cologne to Leipzig
    Take the bus to Leipzig 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 Cologne to Leipzig.
    FAQs
    What is the cost of cheap coaches to Leipzig from Cologne?
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Leipzig from Cologne for the next 7 days starting from £23  one way.
    What is the average cost of a coach from Cologne to Leipzig?
    The Cologne to Leipzig coach ticket price is on average £30  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
    What is the distance between Cologne and Leipzig via coach?
    You should expect to travel around 236 miles (380 km)  between Cologne and Leipzig by coach.
    How long is the coach to Leipzig from Cologne?
    While the time it takes to travel 236 miles (380 km) to Leipzig from Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Cologne to Leipzig is on average 8 h 25 min.
    What is the departure coach station in Cologne and arrival coach station in Leipzig?

    When departing from Cologne, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). When arriving in Leipzig, you can end your trip in coach stations like Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf, Leipzig Hbf and Leipzig.

    Omio customers book a coach from Köln Hbf   to Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the departure coach station in Cologne located? Where is the arrival coach station in Leipzig located?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the coach station to the city centre in Leipzig.

    What coach companies offer a service between Cologne and Leipzig?
    For the best Cologne to Leipzig coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Cologne and Leipzig to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Are there any direct coaches to Leipzig from Cologne?
    Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Cologne to Leipzig with 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 journey.
    What are the first and last departure coach times from Cologne to Leipzig?
    You can take the first coach from Cologne to Leipzig at 04: 45   or take the last coach from Cologne to Leipzig leaving at 20: 20. Look for the latest Cologne Leipzig coach times on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this trip.
    How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Cologne to Leipzig 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 journey and save money. If you purchase coach tickets from Cologne to Leipzig within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £30 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your coach ticket from Cologne to Leipzig a few months in advance.

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