Paris to Cologne coach

Cheap bus tickets from Paris to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£27

Average

£38

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.

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09:55Paris, Quai de Bercy8h15 18:10Köln, Flughafen
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£271One-way
22:00Paris5h40 03:40Cologne
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£271One-way
10:00Paris6h00 16:00Cologne
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£291One-way
14:10Paris5h50 20:00Cologne
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£291One-way
18:00Paris5h20 23:20Cologne
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£291One-way

Bus Timetable Paris to Cologne

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
04:05Paris, Quai de Bercy10h30 14:35Köln, Flughafen
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06:30Paris5h50 12:20Cologne
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09:55Paris, Quai de Bercy8h15 18:10Köln, Flughafen
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10:00Paris6h00 16:00Cologne
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10:30Paris, Quai de Bercy6h55 17:25Köln, Flughafen
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14:10Paris5h50 20:00Cologne
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17:15Paris, Quai de Bercy9h30 02:45Köln, Flughafen
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18:00Paris5h20 23:20Cologne
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21:30Paris, Quai de Bercy7h30 05:00Köln, Flughafen
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22:00Paris5h40 03:40Cologne
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Bus times from Paris to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

7 h 8 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

403 km

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

18:00Paris5h20 23:20Cologne
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£291One-way
22:00Paris5h40 03:40Cologne
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£271One-way
06:30Paris5h50 12:20Cologne
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£411One-way
14:10Paris5h50 20:00Cologne
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£291One-way
10:00Paris6h00 16:00Cologne
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£291One-way

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Overview: Coach from Paris to Cologne

distanceDistance249 miles (402 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£34 (€38)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesBlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Eurolines Germany, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France

Coaches from Paris to Cologne cover the 249 miles (402 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 15 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Eurolines Germany, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £34, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).

Coach companies: FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus Paris to Cologne

For as little as £27 you can travel by coach from Paris to Cologne with FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

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BlaBlaCar Bus

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.

  • Average Price: £27

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar, is a provider operating long-distance coach services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the coaches include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags per person.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Cologne from Paris

    Take the bus to Cologne 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 Paris to Cologne.
    FAQs

    Travel by coach between Paris, France and Cologne, Germany is: Fully open.

    Is international entry into Cologne from Paris restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris?

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Cologne from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

    The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Cologne to Paris is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Germany?

    Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Cologne?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    Last verified on 27/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Cologne to Paris coach here.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Paris to Cologne to cost as little as £27  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Cologne coach price to come in at an average of £34  one way.
    The coach distance from Paris to Cologne is around 249 miles (402 km).
    On average the Paris to Cologne coach time is 8 h 15 min  covering the 249 miles (402 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    When departing from Paris, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in coach stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

    Omio customers book a coach from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof)   most frequently for this route.

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre of Paris.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof), is located 8.1 miles (13.1 km) away from the city centre of Cologne.

    When taking a coach from Paris to Cologne, you can count on BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Eurolines Germany, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France for the best way to get you to Cologne. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service from Paris to Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    If you’re looking for a direct coach from Paris 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.
    You can take the first coach from Paris to Cologne at 07: 55   or take the last coach from Paris to Cologne leaving at 21: 55. Look for the latest Paris Cologne coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
    If you book Paris to Cologne coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £34. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Paris and Cologne. Look out for coach tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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