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Mon
18 Oct
£18FlixTrain
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£93Eurowings
Tue
19 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£75Eurowings
Wed
20 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
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£93Eurowings
Thu
21 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£137Eurowings
Fri
22 Oct
£22FlixTrain
£23Flixbus
£128Eurowings
Sat
23 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£222Lufthansa
Sun
24 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£163Tuifly
Mon
25 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£75Eurowings
Tue
26 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
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£75Eurowings
Wed
27 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£16Flixbus
£101Eurowings
Thu
28 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£119Eurowings
Fri
29 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
£110Eurowings
Sat
30 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£129Lufthansa
Sun
31 Oct
£13FlixTrain
£23Flixbus
£66Eurowings
Mon
1 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
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£101Eurowings
Tue
2 Nov
£9FlixTrain
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£75Tuifly
Wed
3 Nov
£9FlixTrain
£16Flixbus
£66Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£93Eurowings
Fri
5 Nov
£9FlixTrain
£18Flixbus
£75Eurowings
Sat
6 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£129Lufthansa
Sun
7 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
£110Eurowings

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Coach Information from Hamburg to Cologne

distanceDistance223 miles (360 km)
durationAverage coach duration7 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£22 (€25)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or Locomore

Coaches from Hamburg to Cologne cover the 223 miles (360 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Locomore. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £22, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Coach companies

FlixBus Hamburg – Cologne

FlixBus coaches will get you from Hamburg to Cologne from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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Omio helps you compare and book the perfect coach with FlixBus between Hamburg and Cologne for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest FlixBus coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Hamburg to Cologne coach with FlixBus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Hamburg - Cologne journey and then book a cheap coach ticket with ease. The distance between Hamburg and Cologne by coach is 223 miles (360 km). You can book tickets for this FlixBus coach for as low as £16 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets from Hamburg to Cologne in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a coach. Book that perfect FlixBus Hamburg - Cologne coach ticket online and enjoy your trip!

These are FlixBus 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Hamburg and Cologne:

  • 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 Hamburg to Cologne
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FAQs
How much do cheap coaches to Cologne from Hamburg cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Hamburg to Cologne for some dates and times for as low as £16  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does the coach from Hamburg to Cologne cost on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Cologne from Hamburg is £22  one way.
What is the distance between Hamburg and Cologne via coach?
The coach distance from Hamburg to Cologne is around 223 miles (360 km).
How long is the coach journey to Cologne from Hamburg?
On average the Hamburg to Cologne coach time is 7 h 25 min  covering the 223 miles (360 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which coach station in Hamburg goes to Cologne? Which coach station do I come into Cologne from Hamburg?

When departing from Hamburg, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, Hamburg and Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in coach stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

Omio customers book a coach from Hamburg Hbf   to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport   most frequently for this route.

Where is the coach station in Hamburg? Where is the coach station in Cologne?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Hamburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Hamburg.

The most popular arrival coach station, Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, is located 8 mile (s) / 13 km away from the city centre of Cologne.

Which coach companies can get me from Hamburg to Cologne?
For the best Hamburg to Cologne coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Locomore. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Hamburg and Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any Hamburg to Cologne direct coach services?
If you’re looking for a direct coach from Hamburg to Cologne, consider travelling with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
What time is the earliest coach from Hamburg to Cologne? What time is the last coach from Hamburg to Cologne?
The earliest coach departing from Hamburg to Cologne leaves at 11: 30. The last coach departing from Hamburg to Cologne leaves at 21: 35. You can find the latest Hamburg to Cologne coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket to Cologne from Hamburg to get the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket between Hamburg and Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £22 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Hamburg and Cologne are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey