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Bus Cologne to Berlin: Trip Overview

Bus Cologne to Berlin: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$46
Average Bus Trip Duration9h 45m
Number of daily buses9
Earliest bus departure4:45 AM
Distance466 km
Latest bus departure11:35 PM
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Germany Bus Companies: BlaBlaBus, MarinoBus, Union Ivkoni

Cologne to Berlin Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses9
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures4:45AM - 11:35PM
Minimum Price$31
Average Ticket Price$46
Minimum Trip Duration6h53m
Average Bus Trip Duration9h45m
Distance466 km
Bus companies on this routeFlixBus
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Cologne - Berlin

The average bus ticket price from Cologne to Berlin is $46. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Berlin is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

The average travel time between Cologne and Berlin is around 9h 45m, although the fastest bus will take about 6h 53m.This is the time it takes to travel the 480 km that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Cologne to Berlin can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 9 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Cologne to Berlin by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from Cologne to Berlin, you can travel comfortably and safely with FlixBus.

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The cheapest trip from Cologne to Berlin was searched and found on Dec 5, 2023 with a price of CA$25

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Cologne to Berlin, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from CA$25 to CA$93 for a bus ticket from Cologne to Berlin based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at CA$25 which is on 2023-12-05.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

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Buses have one of the smallest carbon footprints of motorized transport modes. A bus going from Cologne to Berlin will emit less CO2 than a car or an airplane.

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Did you know?

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

What's the cheapest way to go from Cologne to Berlin?

The bus is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel timeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel time5h 13mAvg Price$53Daily Departures7
Vehicle TypeCarpoolTravel time6h 30mAvg Price$55Daily Departures9
Vehicle TypeBusTravel time9h 45mAvg Price$46Daily Departures9

The best way to travel between Cologne and Berlin is by bus. By choosing the bus, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $46 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $26. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Berlin, choose the bus, as it will take you from Cologne to Berlin in about 5h 13m —that's the fastest way to get there!

Will you be returning to Cologne by bus?

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Train from Cologne to Berlin

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