The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Antwerp to Cologne will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 12.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
2 h 30 m
4 h 7 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Antwerp for Cologne every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 181 km distance in an average of 4 h 7 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 30 m .
The slowest buses will take 6 h 25 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||112 miles (180 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$25 (€20)|
|Bus companies||Deutsche Bahn, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France or Deinbus|
Buses from Antwerp to Cologne cover the 112 miles (180 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France or Deinbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $16 (€13), but the average price of bus tickets is $25 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Antwerp and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.
You can travel by bus between Antwerp and Cologne with Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus for as low as $16 (€13). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German bus travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn bus schedules and cheap tickets for the 112 miles (180 km) journey between Antwerp and Cologne with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey between Antwerp and Cologne if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable bus tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.
As the main provider of bus services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 bus journeys per day, DB offers a range of bus types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) buses, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) buses. These different types of buses differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each bus, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain buses.
Travel by bus between Antwerp, Belgium and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Antwerp and Cologne closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Cologne to Antwerp is: Partially open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/19/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Antwerp from Cologne here.
When taking a bus from Antwerp, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Antwerp, Crown Plaza Hotel, Antwerp, Desguinlei Street (PIVA) and Antwerp, lk 2. When you arrive in Cologne, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Antwerp to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Antwerp and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and need to travel approximately 8 mile (s) / 13 km from the bus station to the city center in Cologne.
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