|Distance||308 miles (496 km)|
|Average flight duration||1 h 20 min|
|Average plane ticket price||£107 (€123)|
|Airlines||Ryanair, Eurowings, Flybe, British Airways, Germanwings or Malta Air|
Flights from Cologne to London cover the 308 miles (496 km) long route taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, Eurowings, Flybe, British Airways, Germanwings or Malta Air. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as £7, but the average price of plane tickets is £107. Travellers depart most frequently from Cologne/Bonn Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
Travel between Cologne and London from £7 with Omio’s flight partners Ryanair, Eurowings and British Airways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
Ryanair has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by flight between Cologne and London:
London is a top business city with a cultural history that stretches to the prehistoric times. Visitors can take a flight to distant cities like Cologne. Economy carriers like Ryanair and Eurowings offer flights from Cologne to London. German-owned Lufthansa, the largest airline in Europe, also has several flights flying this route. The quickest flight from Cologne to London takes about one hour 15 minutes when flying direct with no changes required en route.
A total of six airlines offer flights from Cologne to London. German-owned Lufthansa is one of the renowned carriers on this route. Travelers can also choose to travel with budget carriers like Eurowings, Ryanair, Swiss, and Austrian Airlines. Ryanair and Eurowings offer a majority of the direct flights along this route.
Different airlines plying this route offer flights with varying duration. Direct flights are often faster than those with layovers. Eurowings offers the fastest flight on the route, and it takes about one hour and 15 minutes. Indirect options can take anywhere from four hours 50 minutes to 14 hours. Though the regularity of direct flights means indirect flights are not always necessary. Direct flights are evenly distributed between the morning and evening hours. In the morning, flights take off between 06:45 a.m. and 07:30 a.m. Later in the evening, there are direct flights from Cologne to London between 05:55 p.m. and 10:10 p.m. Other connecting flights are distributed at different times throughout the day giving passengers flexibility when planning their travel.
Passengers can expect between five and eight direct flights operating from Cologne to London each day during the week. These direct flights are shared by two main providers, Eurowings and Ryanair. Further indirect options supplement the route. Service regularity dips slightly over the weekend but passengers can still expect two flights on a Saturday and three on a Sunday.
Departure Airport: Cologne Airport is the main departure airport for flights from Cologne to London. It is located in Rhine-Westphalia, the most populated state in Germany. It serves both as a popular passenger airport and a destined cargo hub. It is situated between Cologne and Bonn cities and directly accessible from the Bundesautobahn A59 motorway. Rail travel is a good option for passengers when organizing travel, as Cologne is connected to S-Bahn S13 from Köln-Hauptbahnhof, ICE and RE trains, as well as airport buses. At the airport, travelers can access parking facilities, lounges, restaurants, and free WiFi.
Arrival Airport: London Stansted Airport (STN) is one of the main airports in London and is located northeast of the city. It takes about an hour to reach the city from the airport, a distance of 63 kilometers. Taxis, public buses, chauffeured, and rideshare vehicles offer transport to the city. The airport has the Stansted Express high-speed train service that takes passengers to central London in just 47 minutes as well as frequent coach services that terminate at London Victoria Station. The airport has an information desk, WiFi, meeting rooms, and duty-free shopping and numerous restaurants and cafes.
Travel by plane between Cologne, Germany and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 27/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from Cologne to London closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return flight to Cologne, Germany from London is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 27/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Cologne from London closer to your date of departure here.
Omio customers most frequently book their flights from Cologne/Bonn Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
Passengers board their flight most frequently from Cologne/Bonn Airport, which is located approximately 8.2 miles (13.3 km) from the city centre.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London Heathrow Airport and need to travel approximately 14.3 miles (23 km) from the airport to reach the city centre in London. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transportation options available from London Heathrow Airport to get you to the city centre in London.
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