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 Paris to Cologne will cost around £ 68 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 61.
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8 h 32 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Paris for Cologne every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 403 km distance in an average of 8 h 32 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 16 m .
The slowest buses will take 8 h 41 m 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.
|Distance||249 miles (402 km)|
|Average coach duration||6 h 55 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£37 (€42)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland|
Coaches from Paris to Cologne cover the 249 miles (402 km) long route taking on average 6 h 55 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £37, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.
Find the best coaches between Paris and Cologne with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Find the perfect FlixBus coach between Paris and Cologne for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest FlixBus coach timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach from Paris to Cologne. You can also check relevant travel information for the FlixBus coach, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap FlixBus coach tickets online. You can expect to travel around 249 miles (402 km) on this journey and your FlixBus Paris to Cologne coach ticket can cost as little as £52 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets from Paris to Cologne in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official FlixBus coach tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!
When purchasing your FlixBus coach tickets from Paris to Cologne, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel between Paris, France and Cologne, Germany by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 22/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Paris to Cologne as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return coach to Paris, France from Cologne is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 22/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Paris from Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
When departing from Paris, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine). When arriving in Cologne, you can end your route in coach stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).
Omio customers book a coach from Paris Gare de Lyon to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, located 8 mile (s) / 13 km away from the city centre.
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