Bilbao to Cologne bus

Cheap bus tickets from Bilbao to Cologne

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Cheapest

82

Average

126

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Bilbao to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Flixbus
12:35PMBilbao24h00 12:35PMCologne
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821One-way
Flixbus
01:35PMBilbao24h00 01:35PMCologne
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821One-way
Flixbus
07:30PMBilbao19h55 03:25PMCologne
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891One-way
Flixbus
06:30PMBilbao20h55 03:25PMCologne
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1751One-way
Flixbus
04:55PMBilbao23h30 04:25PMCologne
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2001One-way

Bus schedule from Bilbao to Cologne

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Flixbus
12:35PMBilbao24h00 12:35PMCologne
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Flixbus
01:35PMBilbao24h00 01:35PMCologne
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Flixbus
04:55PMBilbao23h30 04:25PMCologne
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Flixbus
06:30PMBilbao20h55 03:25PMCologne
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Flixbus
07:30PMBilbao19h55 03:25PMCologne
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Bus times from Bilbao to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Fastest Journey

19 h 55 m

Average

22 h 28 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

1132 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Bilbao for Cologne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
07:30PMBilbao19h55 03:25PMCologne
0 transfers
891One-way
Flixbus
06:30PMBilbao20h55 03:25PMCologne
0 transfers
1751One-way
Flixbus
04:55PMBilbao23h30 04:25PMCologne
0 transfers
2001One-way
Flixbus
12:35PMBilbao24h00 12:35PMCologne
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821One-way
Flixbus
01:35PMBilbao24h00 01:35PMCologne
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821One-way

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Overview: Bus from Bilbao to Cologne

distanceDistance702 miles (1132 km)
durationAverage bus duration20 h 55 min
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Eurolines France, Alsa or Autobuses La Union

Buses from Bilbao to Cologne cover the 702 miles (1132 km) long trip taking on average 20 h 55 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, Alsa or Autobuses La Union. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).

Bus companies: Alsa and FlixBus from Bilbao to Cologne

Find the best journey to Cologne from Bilbao with Omio's bus partners Alsa and FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

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FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

      Travel Tips: Bus to Cologne from Bilbao

      Travel Tips: Take the bus to Cologne easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bilbao to Cologne.
      FAQs

      Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Cologne, Germany by bus is: Unrestricted.

      What is the status of international entry into Germany from Spain?

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

      Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Bilbao?

      Conditions of entry:

      • There are no current restrictions

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

      When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

      The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Bilbao to Cologne before traveling.

      The restriction level for your return bus to Bilbao, Spain from Cologne is: Unrestricted.

      Is my return bus into Bilbao from Cologne restricted?

      International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

      Conditions of reentry:

      • There are no current restrictions

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

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

      • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
      • Face mask required: Mandatory

      Last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Bilbao from Cologne closer to your date of departure here here.

      When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Bilbao to Cologne by bus to be approximately 702 miles (1132 km).
      On average the Bilbao to Cologne bus travel time is 20 h 55 min  for the 702 miles (1132 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

      There are a few bus stations in Bilbao to start your route from including Bilbao, Bilbao, Zorroza and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. In Cologne you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

      Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando   and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).

      Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Bilbao-Abando and need to travel around 0.4 miles (726 m) from the city center to get to this bus station.

      Passengers arriving in Cologne most often arrive at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and need to travel around 8.1 miles (13.1 km) from this bus station to the city center.

      For the best Bilbao to Cologne bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Eurolines France, Alsa or Autobuses La Union. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from Bilbao to Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.
      The average number of buses departing Bilbao for Cologne is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The first Bilbao to Cologne bus departs at 12: 35 PM   and the last bus from Bilbao to Cologne leaves at 12: 35 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Bilbao to Cologne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

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