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Bus Information from Bolzano to Cologne

distanceDistance365 miles (589 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$54 (€44)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus

Buses from Bolzano to Cologne cover the 365 miles (589 km) long journey taking on average 13 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $44 (€36), but the average price of bus tickets is $54 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Bolzano-Bozen and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

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Bolzano to Cologne with FlixBus

Travel between Bolzano and Cologne from $44 (€36) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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If you’re looking for a smooth and easy bus from Bolzano to Cologne, check Omio for FlixBus buses offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to take for this 365 miles (589 km) route between Bolzano and 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 Bolzano 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 between Bolzano and 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 Bolzano and Cologne starting at $44 (€36), buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between Bolzano and 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

Travel Tips

Buses from Bolzano to Cologne
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by bus between Bolzano, Italy and Cologne, Germany allowed?

Travel between Bolzano, Italy and Cologne, Germany by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 10/27/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Bolzano and Cologne as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Bolzano, Italy from Cologne, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Cologne to Bolzano is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Germany?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bolzano, Italy?

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

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

Last checked on 10/27/21. 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 Bolzano from Cologne here.

How much do cheap buses between Bolzano and Cologne cost?
Bus tickets between Bolzano and Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $44 (€36)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus to Cologne from Bolzano?
If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bolzano to Cologne bus price to come in at an average of $54 (€44)  one way.
How many miles is it from Bolzano to Cologne by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Bolzano and Cologne by bus to be approximately 365 miles (589 km).
How long is the bus between Bolzano and Cologne?
While the time it takes to travel 365 miles (589 km) to Cologne from Bolzano can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Bolzano to Cologne bus journey time is on average 13 h 5 min.
What is the departure bus station in Bolzano and arrival bus station in Cologne?

There are a few bus stations in Bolzano to start your route from including Bolzano, Via Alto Adige, Bolzano and Bolzano, Bozen (bolzano). In Cologne you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bolzano-Bozen   and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Where is the departure bus station in Bolzano located? Where is the arrival bus station in Cologne located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Bolzano-Bozen, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Bolzano. The most popular arrival bus station in Cologne, called Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, is located around 8 mile (s) / 13 km away from its city center.

Which bus providers can get me from Bolzano to Cologne?
When taking a bus from Bolzano to Cologne, you can count on Flixbus for the best way to get you to Cologne. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Cologne from Bolzano and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Bolzano to Cologne? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the earliest bus from Bolzano to Cologne at 6: 20 PM   or take the last bus from Bolzano to Cologne leaving at 8: 40 PM. Look for the latest Bolzano to Cologne bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Bolzano to Cologne to get the best deals?
If you purchase the Bolzano to Cologne bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $54 (€44). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Bolzano to Cologne. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey