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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2 h 10 m
2 h 23 m
Buses per day
Of the 3 buses that leave Cologne for Gießen every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||78 miles (125 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$12 (€11)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar or Flixbus|
Buses from Cologne to Gießen cover the 78 miles (125 km) long journey taking on average 2 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 $12 (€11), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Gießen, Liebigstraße (Mathematikum).
FlixBus buses will get you to Gießen from Cologne from $11 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
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 Gießen you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Gießen, Liebigstraße (Mathematikum), Gießen, An Der Automeile and Gießen, Licher Straße.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Gießen, Liebigstraße (Mathematikum).
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Gießen most often arrive at Gießen, Liebigstraße (Mathematikum) and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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