You can get from Paris to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Cologne on 22 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||249 miles (402 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£32 - £65|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £32 • 6 h 55 min|
|Popular travel companies||BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a coach or train to travel 249 miles (402 km) to Cologne from Paris. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this route, with tickets costing about £32. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Paris to Cologne.
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Travel between Paris, France and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 20/10/2021. 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 between Paris and Cologne.
The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.
Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Paris from Cologne here.
There are 2 travel options from Paris to Cologne: coach or train.
The cheapest way from Paris to Cologne is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £32 compared to other travel options to Cologne:
A coach is generally £33 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £65 from Paris to Cologne.
The fastest way to get to Cologne from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.
There are alternative travel options to Cologne that can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 55 min.
In comparison, getting to Cologne by train can take on average 4 h 56 min.
The Paris to Cologne distance is approximately 249 miles (402 km).
The average frequency per day from Paris to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Paris and Cologne as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Paris to Cologne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Paris 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 journey.
Before travelling from Paris to Cologne, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Paris to Cologne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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