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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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1 h 50 m
2 h 43 m
Buses per day
Of the 6 buses that leave Cologne for Bielefeld every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||102 miles (164 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$13 (€12)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||BlaBlaCar or Flixbus|
Buses from Cologne to Bielefeld cover the 102 miles (164 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $13 (€12), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede.
Find the best buses between Cologne and Bielefeld with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $11 (€10). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
There are a few bus stations in Cologne to start your route from including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). In Bielefeld you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede, Bielefeld and Bielefeld, Bahnhof.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Köln Hbf, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival bus station in Bielefeld, called Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede, is located around 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from its city center.
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