Buses from Cologne to Paris

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Cologne to Paris

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11:45Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h1519:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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22:30Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h3006:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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The fastest buses

from Cologne
to Paris

Showing times and prices for Aug 24

Fastest Journey

7h 15m

Average

7h 22m

Buses per day

2

Distance

403 km

Of the 2 bus that leave Cologne for Paris every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 403 km distance in an average of 7h 22m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 7h 15m .

The slowest bus will take 7h 30m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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11:45Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h1519:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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£311One-way
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22:30Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h3006:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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£331One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Fri
Aug 23
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£37Eurolines France
Sat
Aug 24
£105Deutsche Bahn
£24Flixbus
Sun
Aug 25
£95Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
Mon
Aug 26
£67Deutsche Bahn
£24Flixbus
Tue
Aug 27
£67Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
Wed
Aug 28
£76Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Thu
Aug 29
£67Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
Fri
Aug 30
£86Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Sat
Aug 31
£76Deutsche Bahn with connection
£21Flixbus
Sun
Sep 1
£95Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
Mon
Sep 2
£57Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
Tue
Sep 3
£38Deutsche Bahn
£16Eurolines France
Wed
Sep 4
£48Deutsche Bahn with connection
£16Eurolines France
Thu
Sep 5
£57Deutsche Bahn with connection
£15Flixbus
Fri
Sep 6
£57Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
Sat
Sep 7
£43Deutsche Bahn with connection
£16Eurolines France
Sun
Sep 8
£71Thalys
£18Flixbus
Mon
Sep 9
£38Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
Tue
Sep 10
£38Deutsche Bahn
£17Bla Bla Bus
Wed
Sep 11
£38Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Thu
Sep 12
£43Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus

The cheapest buses

from Cologne
to Paris

Showing times and prices for Aug 24

Cheapest

£31

Average

£32

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

The average ticket from Cologne to Paris will cost around £ 32 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 31.

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11:45Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h1519:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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£311One-way
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22:30Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h3006:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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£331One-way

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Journey Summary

Cologne to Paris Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
10 hours 30 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £20
Buses depart from:Cologne
Bus arrives in:Paris
Distance:403 km
BusBus Companies:Flixbus, Eurolines France, Bla Bla Bus

Buses from Cologne to Paris: Journey Details

Buses from Cologne to Paris leave at regular intervals from very early in the morning until very late at night. The journey time is between 6 and a quarter and 15 hours. Services are run by InfoBus, FlixBus, EuroLines and MegaBus. Most of these bus services are direct, while others require one change at Essen, which may involve a waiting time of close to four hours. Weekend services are also both frequent and regular.

Taking the Bus from Cologne

Most buses from Cologne to Paris leave from the central bus station, the ZOB, adjacent to Hauptbahnhof, the central railway station which is in the city centre. Some buses leave from the bus station at Gummersbacher Strasse, a 20 minute journey from the city centre using the city's tram system. Taxis are available and make the journey in about 10 minutes. Cologne's public transport system runs until 1am on weekdays. Some trams run all night at weekends.

Getting into Paris by Bus

Paris is one of the world's most enchanting cities, with its many world-famous sights and art treasures. The Louvre houses Leonardo da Vinci's 'Mona Lisa' among many thousands of other pieces. There is a panoramic view from the top of the Eiffel Tower. Many visitors choose to simply relax at a pavement cafe. The city's concert halls and night clubs regularly host global superstars. Buses from Cologne to Paris arrive at the Porte Maillot bus station, a 20 minute journey on the Metro system from central Paris. Taxis are available and make the journey in about 15 minutes. Public transport in Paris runs until midnight, and a night bus service operates throughout the city.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
BusGare Paris Bercy

Amenities

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BusParis Gallieni Porte Bagnolet

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 3

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