The cheapest buses from Zurich to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£21

Average

£28

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 Zurich to Cologne will cost around £ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.

16:00Zurich7h20 23:20Cologne
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£211One-way
14:30Zurich6h30 21:00Cologne
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£251One-way
20:00Zurich5h30 01:30Cologne
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£261One-way
14:00Zurich6h40 20:40Cologne
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£391One-way

Timetable Zurich to Cologne

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14:00Zurich6h40 20:40Cologne
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14:30Zurich6h30 21:00Cologne
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16:00Zurich7h20 23:20Cologne
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20:00Zurich5h30 01:30Cologne
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Fri
22 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£176Tuifly
Sat
23 Oct
£40Deutsche Bahn
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£305Swiss
Sun
24 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
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£106Tuifly
Mon
25 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
£176Eurowings
Tue
26 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£33Flixbus
£106Eurowings
Wed
27 Oct
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£123Eurowings
Thu
28 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£123Eurowings
Fri
29 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£106Tuifly
Sat
30 Oct
£28Deutsche Bahn
£28Flixbus
£184Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
31 Oct
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£33Flixbus
£62Eurowings
Mon
1 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£62Eurowings
Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£51Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
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£62Eurowings
Fri
5 Nov
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
£28Flixbus
£88Eurowings
Sat
6 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£136Swiss
Sun
7 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£62Eurowings
Mon
8 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
£70Eurowings
Tue
9 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£62Eurowings
Wed
10 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£42Eurowings

The fastest buses from Zurich to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 30 m

Average

6 h 30 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

413 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Zurich for Cologne every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 413 km distance in an average of 6 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 20 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.

20:00Zurich5h30 01:30Cologne
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£261One-way
14:30Zurich6h30 21:00Cologne
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£251One-way
14:00Zurich6h40 20:40Cologne
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£391One-way
16:00Zurich7h20 23:20Cologne
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£211One-way

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Coach Information between Zurich and Cologne

distanceDistance256 miles (413 km)
durationAverage coach duration10 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£32 (€36)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Coaches from Zurich to Cologne cover the 256 miles (413 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 15 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 £26, but the average price of coach tickets is £32.

Coach companies

FlixBus from Zurich to Cologne

Travel between Zurich and Cologne from £26 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Zurich and Cologne.

Book your FlixBus Zurich to Cologne coach with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Zurich to Cologne routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus coach tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Zurich to Cologne is 256 miles (413 km), and the best price for a one-way Zurich - Cologne FlixBus coach ticket starts at £26 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by coach. Waiting in a queue at the coach station to purchase your coach ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your coach tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets from Zurich to Cologne due to the coronavirus:

  • 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

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