London to Cologne flights

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Overview: London to Cologne flight

distanceDistance308 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£142 (€159)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesRyanair, Malta Air, Eurowings, easyJet, British Airways, TUIfly, Lufthansa, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Smartwings

Flights from London to Cologne cover the 308 miles long route taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, Malta Air, Eurowings, easyJet, British Airways, TUIfly, Lufthansa, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Smartwings. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £142, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £63. Travellers depart most frequently from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Cologne Bonn Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from London to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from London to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Eurowings
08:451h20
London
10:05Cologne
£1241One-way
0 changes
Lufthansa
13:504h35
London
18:25Cologne
£3231One-way
0 changes

Flight scheduleLondon to Cologne

Showing flights for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Eurowings
08:451h20
London
10:05Cologne
0 changes
Lufthansa
13:504h35
London
18:25Cologne
0 changes

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Flight times from London to Cologne

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

2 h 57 m

Flights per day

2

Distance

497 km

Of the 2 flights that leave London for Cologne every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Eurowings
08:451h20
London
10:05Cologne
£1241One-way
0 changes
Lufthansa
13:504h35
London
18:25Cologne
£3231One-way
0 changes

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Airlines: Ryanair, Malta Air and Eurowings London to Cologne

You can travel by flight from London to Cologne with Ryanair, Malta Air and Eurowings for as low as £23. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Ryanair is one of the biggest and most popular low-cost airlines in Europe, headquartered in Ireland. Hopping on a plane and flying to popular European destinations quickly and affordably is made easy with Ryanair. This budget airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. A Ryanair plane ticket between London and Cologne includes allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for cabin baggage and checked baggage.

Ryanair from London to Cologne flight information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £23

Flights from London to Cologne: Journey Details

Cologne lies 499 kilometres east of London and some 59 weekly flights connect the two cities. The main airline offering direct flights from London to Cologne is Germanwings which operates 6 flights daily, 3 from Stansted, and 3 from Heathrow. In addition, easyJet provides one daily afternoon departure from Gatwick, and RyanAir offers a direct morning flight from Stansted. Average flight time is 1 hour and 10 minutes. Many one stop options are available. Austrian Airlines flies via Vienna, British Airways in cooperation with Lufthansa or Air Berlin offers flights with one stop at Munich, and SwissAir flies to Cologne via Zurich.

Taking a Flight from London

London’s Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted airports are all easily accessible via fast, comfortable coaches from Victoria Coach Station as well as from major cities across the country. Heathrow is also on the Piccadilly tube line and can be reached by the Heathrow Express running from London Paddington Station. Passengers heading to Gatwick can take the speedy Gatwick Express from Victoria Train Station.

Flying into Cologne

Cologne is a handsome city on the Rhine with its skyline dominated by the twin spires of its renowned cathedral. The city dates back to Roman times and today’s visitors can enjoy everything from browsing first-class museums to swigging a few frothy glasses in the beer halls of the old city. Flights from London arrive at Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) on Kennedystrasse in Koln (Cologne). Passengers can travel into Cologne or Bonn by fast trains departing from the Intercity-Express (ICE) railway station located right in the airport. S-Bahn S13 trains depart every 30 minutes for the 15 minute trip to Cologne Central Station (Köln Hauptbahnhof). Passengers travelling to Bonn can take the Airport Express SB 60. It runs from Terminal 1 to Bonn Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) every 30 minutes on weekdays and every 30 or 60 minutes on weekends.

FAQs: London to Cologne flights

FAQs: Take a flight from London to Cologne hassle-free. 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 London to Cologne.
FAQs
Cheap plane tickets from London to Cologne can start from as little as £63 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for London to Cologne is £142; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to Cologne flight travel time is 1 h 15 min   for the 308 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first flight from London to Cologne leaves at 05: 55. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from London to Cologne leaves at 20: 00.
For the journey from London to Cologne you can take a flight with Ryanair, Malta Air, Eurowings, easyJet, British Airways, TUIfly, Lufthansa, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Smartwings. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services to Cologne from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Flights from London to Cologne generally leave from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Cologne Bonn Airport.

London Gatwick Airport is 46.6 km away from London city centre and Cologne Bonn Airport is 15.9 km from Cologne city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from London to Cologne by plane is September.
You have options as you can travel to Cologne from London 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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