The cheapest buses from Cologne to Leiden

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Cheapest

$25

Average

$25

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.

The average ticket from Cologne to Leiden will cost around $ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 25.

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08:05AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport4h40 12:45PMDen Haag, Centraal Station
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$251One-way

Timetable Cologne to Leiden

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08:05AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport4h40 12:45PMDen Haag, Centraal Station
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Oct 27
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Oct 28
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Oct 29
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Oct 30
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The fastest buses from Cologne to Leiden

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Fastest Journey

4 h 40 m

Average

4 h 40 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

218 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Cologne for Leiden every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 218 km distance in an average of 4 h 40 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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08:05AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport4h40 12:45PMDen Haag, Centraal Station
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$251One-way

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Bus Information between Cologne and Leiden

distanceDistance135 miles (217 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$24 (€19)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Cologne to Leiden cover the 135 miles (217 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of bus tickets is $24 (€19).

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Leiden, Netherlands if I'm coming from Cologne, Germany by bus?

Travel by bus between Cologne, Germany and Leiden, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Leiden from Cologne restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Cologne and Leiden closer to your date of departure here

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Leiden, Netherlands to Cologne, Germany?

Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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?

The government of Germany 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 10/25/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Cologne from Leiden.

How much are cheap buses to Leiden from Cologne?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Cologne to Leiden for the next 7 days starting from $22 (€18)  one way.
What is the cost of a bus between Cologne and Leiden?
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cologne to Leiden bus price to come in at an average of $24 (€19)  one way.
How far is it from Cologne to Leiden by bus?
You should expect to travel around 135 miles (217 km)  from Cologne to Leiden by bus.
How many hours is the bus time to Leiden from Cologne?
The Cologne to Leiden bus duration is on average 4 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 135 miles (217 km) from Cologne to Leiden. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Can I find a direct bus from Cologne to Leiden?
Yes, there are direct buses between Cologne and Leiden, and you can find a direct bus for this route with STUDENT AGENCY k. S.   on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When does the first bus depart from Cologne to Leiden? When does the last bus depart from Cologne to Leiden?
You can take the first bus from Cologne to Leiden at 6: 05 AM. The last bus from Cologne to Leiden that you can take departs at 7: 05 AM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Cologne to Leiden schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Cologne to Leiden to get the best deals?
If you buy a bus ticket from Cologne to Leiden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $24 (€19) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Cologne to Leiden are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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