You can get from Madrid to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Madrid to Cologne on 30 Nov we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||886 miles (1429 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or coach|
|Ticket price range||£71 - £133|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £71 • 28 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £133 • 4 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||Lufthansa Cityline or Flixbus|
Travel 886 miles (1429 km) by flight or coach from Madrid to Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £71. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Madrid to Cologne.
Travel from Madrid, Spain to Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 28/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Cologne from Madrid closer to your planned date of departure here.
Return travel to Madrid, Spain from Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Requirements for reentering Spain:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Madrid, Spain was last verified on 29/11/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Madrid from Cologne.
There are 2 travel options from Madrid to Cologne: flight or coach.
The cheapest way from Madrid to Cologne is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £71 compared to other travel options to Cologne:
A coach is about £62 less than a flight, which costs on average £133 for this route.
The fastest way from Madrid to Cologne is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 15 min.
Other travel options between Madrid and Cologne can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 28 h 40 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 886 miles (1429 km) from Madrid to Cologne.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Madrid to Cologne:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Madrid 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 purchase tickets for this route.
When planning your trip from Madrid 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 from Madrid to Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.