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from Cologne to Skopje

You can get from Cologne to Skopje by train, bus or flight.

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Fri
27 May
£97Flixbus
£90pegasus
Sat
28 May
£89Flixbus
£91pegasus
Sun
29 May
£107Flixbus
£90Wizz Air
Mon
30 May
£115Flixbus
£96pegasus
Tue
31 May
£107Flixbus
£125pegasus
Wed
1 Jun
£87Flixbus
£90Wizz Air
Thu
2 Jun
£129Flixbus
£116Austrian Airlines

Travel Information from Cologne to Skopje

distanceDistance919 miles (1483 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£86 - £112
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £86 • 5 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £86 • 5 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or pegasus

Travel 919 miles (1483 km) by coach or flight from Cologne to Skopje. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £86. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or pegasus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Cologne to Skopje.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Skopje, North Macedonia if I’m coming from Cologne, Germany?

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Skopje, North Macedonia is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Germany enter North Macedonia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Skopje from Cologne?

Conditions of entry into North Macedonia:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Skopje, North Macedonia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of North Macedonia has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 23/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Skopje from Cologne.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Skopje, North Macedonia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Cologne, Germany from North Macedonia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Cologne from Skopje restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of North Macedonia.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Cologne from Skopje?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 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 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Cologne, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 24/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Cologne from Skopje closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel to Skopje from Cologne?

There are 2 ways to travel between Cologne and Skopje including taking a coach or flight.

How do I get from Cologne to Skopje the cheapest way?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cologne to Skopje, which costs on average £86.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Skopje:

A flight is generally £25 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £112 from Cologne to Skopje.

What is the fastest way from Cologne to Skopje?

The fastest way from Cologne to Skopje is by flight with an average journey time of 5 h 55 min.

Other travel options to Skopje from Cologne can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 34 h 45 min   on average.

How far is Skopje from Cologne?

You should expect to travel around 919 miles (1483 km) from Cologne to Skopje.

How many services a day are there between Cologne and Skopje?

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Skopje is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Skopje from Cologne as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Cologne to Skopje, where do I depart from Cologne and where do I arrive in Skopje?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Cologne to Skopje:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and arrive in Скопје (Skopje).
  • Most travellers who purchase a plane ticket from Cologne to Skopje depart from Cologne/Bonn Airport to Skopje Alexander the Great Airport.

Which travel operators can get me from Cologne to Skopje?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cologne to Skopje:

  • You can take a coach from Cologne to Skopje with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £112 with Flixbus from Cologne to Skopje.
  • You can travel by plane to Skopje from Cologne with pegasus, and you can find pegasus Cologne to Skopje tickets for £86 on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Skopje from Cologne?

Omio customers who travel from Cologne to Skopje often also extend their holiday to go to Sofia, Thessaloniki or Belgrade. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Skopje and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Cologne to Skopje online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Cologne to Skopje, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £112 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £86 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Skopje from Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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