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Bus Information from Barcelona to Cologne

distanceDistance696 miles (1123 km)
durationAverage bus duration18 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$94 (€75)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus or Eurolines France

Buses from Barcelona to Cologne cover the 696 miles (1123 km) long route taking on average 18 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Eurolines France. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $75 (€60)], but the average price of bus tickets is $94 (€75). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Bus companies

FlixBus buses between Barcelona and Cologne

For as little as $75 (€60) you can travel by bus from Barcelona to Cologne with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Barcelona to Cologne.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy bus from Barcelona to Cologne, check Omio for FlixBus buses offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to take for this 696 miles (1123 km) route from Barcelona to Cologne, Omio makes it easier than ever to find FlixBus buses at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book bus tickets online. Check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Barcelona and Cologne as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your FlixBus bus on Omio. If you search for buses from Barcelona to Cologne in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for FlixBus buses between Barcelona and Cologne starting at $75 (€60), buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus from Barcelona to Cologne:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Buses from Barcelona to Cologne
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus between Barcelona and Cologne?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Cologne, Germany by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 7/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Barcelona and Cologne as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from Germany by bus?

Return travel from Germany to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Barcelona from Cologne?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Cologne?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Barcelona from Cologne.

How much do cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Cologne cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Barcelona to Cologne buses for as little as $75 (€60)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus between Barcelona and Cologne?
The bus price from Barcelona to Cologne is on average $94 (€75)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Cologne from Barcelona by bus?
The Barcelona to Cologne bus distance is approximately 696 miles (1123 km).
How long is the bus ride to Cologne from Barcelona?
On average the Barcelona to Cologne bus time is 18 h 40 min  covering the 696 miles (1123 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Barcelona goes to Cologne? What bus station do I come into Cologne from Barcelona?

When departing from Barcelona, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in bus stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

Omio customers book a bus from Barcelona Sants   to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in Barcelona to go to Cologne? Where is the bus station in Cologne located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Barcelona Sants, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Barcelona.

The most popular arrival bus station, Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Cologne.

What bus providers offer a service to Cologne from Barcelona?
When taking a bus from Barcelona to Cologne, you can count on Flixbus or Eurolines France for the best way to get you to Cologne. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service between Barcelona and Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Are there any direct buses from Barcelona to Cologne?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Barcelona to Cologne on Omio with Flixbus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your bus ticket.
What time is the earliest bus from Barcelona to Cologne? What time is the last bus from Barcelona to Cologne?
The first Barcelona to Cologne bus departs at 11: 00 AM   and the last bus from Barcelona to Cologne leaves at 4: 35 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Barcelona to Cologne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets from Barcelona to Cologne for the best deals?
You can find buses from Barcelona to Cologne to cost on average $94 (€75) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Barcelona to Cologne bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
Amenities
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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