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TomorrowFeb 22
from $30
FriFeb 23
from $30
SatFeb 24
from $158
SunFeb 25
from $120
MonFeb 26
from $23
TueFeb 27
from $102
WedFeb 28
ThuFeb 29

Cheap buses leaving tomorrow

One passenger / one way

8:45AM
8h20m
5:05PM
Munich - ZOB Hackerbrücke
Cheapest
Cologne - Flughafen Köln/Bonn Airport (CGN)
Cheapest
11:00AM
8h55m
7:55PM
Munich - ZOB Hackerbrücke
2nd Cheapest
Cologne - Flughafen Köln/Bonn Airport (CGN)
2nd Cheapest
3:50AM
6h55m
10:45AM
Munich - ZOB Hackerbrücke
Fastest
Cologne - Flughafen Köln/Bonn Airport (CGN)
Fastest
2:00AM
8h15m
10:15AM
Munich - ZOB Hackerbrücke
Cologne - Flughafen Köln/Bonn Airport (CGN)
8:30PM
21h10m
5:40PM
Munich - ZOB Hackerbrücke
Cologne - CGN Airport
Bus Munich to Cologne: Trip Overview

Bus Munich to Cologne: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$53
Average Bus Trip Duration9h 35m
Number of daily buses5
Earliest bus departure12:25 AM
Distance450 km
Latest bus departure11:55 PM

Munich to Cologne Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses5
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:25AM - 11:55PM
Minimum Price$23
Average Ticket Price$53
Minimum Trip Duration6h55m
Average Bus Trip Duration9h35m
Distance450 km
Bus companies on this routeFlixBus, BlaBlaBus
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Munich - Cologne

The average bus ticket price from Munich to Cologne is $53. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Munich to Cologne 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 Munich and Cologne is around 9h 35m, although the fastest bus will take about 6h 55m.This is the time it takes to travel the 457 km that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Munich to Cologne can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 5 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Munich to Cologne by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

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

Buses travelling between Munich and Cologne leave from ZOB Hackerbrücke or Munich Airport and arrive at Cologne Airport, Hbf, Gummersbacher Str..

Find cheapest prices for buses

Find cheapest prices for buses

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
02-19
$43
02-20
$56
Today
$43
02-22
$31
02-23
$31
02-24
$161
02-25
$123
02-26
$23
The cheapest trip from Munich to Cologne was searched and found on Feb 26, 2024 with a price of $23

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

You can expect to pay from $23 to $184 for a bus ticket from Munich to Cologne based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $23 which is on 2024-02-26.

Usually Comuto Pro (BlaBlaCar Bus) will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

If you're abroad, study some local language. Not only could it get you out of a pickle during your bus trip from Munich to Cologne but it'll also be endearing to native speakers who will surely appreciate your effort.

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Munich to Cologne, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Munich to Cologne.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Munich to Cologne while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

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

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

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

The bus is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel timeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel time9h 35mAvg Price$53Daily Departures5
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel time6h 31mAvg Price$56Daily Departures4
Vehicle TypeCarpoolTravel time6h 40mAvg Price$59Daily Departures8

The best way to travel between Munich and Cologne is by bus. By choosing the bus, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $53 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $23. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Cologne, choose the bus, as it will take you from Munich to Cologne in about 6h 31m —that's the fastest way to get there!

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Bus from Cologne to Munich

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Train from Munich to Cologne

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