You can get from Berlin to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Berlin to Cologne on 18 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||296 miles (478 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£21 - £124|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £21 • 4 h 49 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £124 • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Eurowings, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 296 miles (478 km) from Berlin to Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Eurowings, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Berlin to Cologne.
There are 3 travel options from Berlin to Cologne: flight, coach or train.
The cheapest way from Berlin to Cologne is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £21 compared to other travel options to Cologne:
A train is about £103 less than a flight, which costs on average £124 for this journey.
A train is £1 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Berlin to Cologne costing on average £22.
The quickest way to travel to Cologne from Berlin is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 8 h 55 min of travel time.
In comparison, getting to Cologne by train can take on average 4 h 49 min.
Cologne is approximately 296 miles (478 km) away from Berlin.
The average frequency per day from Berlin to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Berlin and Cologne as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Cologne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Cologne with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Cologne tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.
When planning your trip from Berlin to Cologne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Cologne from Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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