The cheapest buses from Cologne to Mainz

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Cheapest

$12

Average

$12

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 Mainz will cost around $ 12 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 12.

Cheapest
07:40PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport2h20 10:00PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$121One-way

Timetable Cologne to Mainz

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07:40PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport2h20 10:00PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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Sat
Oct 23
$25Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sun
Oct 24
$25Deutsche Bahn
$12STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Mon
Oct 25
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Oct 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sat
Oct 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Mon
Nov 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
Nov 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Nov 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Nov 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Nov 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Nov 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Nov 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Nov 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.

The fastest buses from Cologne to Mainz

Showing times and prices for Oct 24

Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

2 h 20 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

141 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Cologne for Mainz 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 141 km distance in an average of 2 h 20 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 20 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.

Fastest
07:40PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport2h20 10:00PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$121One-way

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Bus Information between Cologne and Mainz

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$10 (€8)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar or Flixbus

Buses from Cologne to Mainz cover the 87 miles (141 km) long route taking on average 2 h 20 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $10 (€8), but the average price of bus tickets is $10 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Mainz, Hbf.

Bus companies

FlixBus between Cologne and Mainz

You can travel by bus from Cologne to Mainz with FlixBus for as low as $10 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Cologne to Mainz.

Are you making plans to travel from Cologne to Mainz? Why not take a bus with FlixBus? Omio can show you current FlixBus bus times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Cologne to Mainz buses all in one place. On the FlixBus bus, you can expect to travel 87 miles (141 km) from Cologne to Mainz. If you use the Omio app to search for buses between Cologne and Mainz, you can quickly see if the FlixBus ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a bus. Once you have found your perfect one-way FlixBus bus from Cologne to Mainz, book your cheap bus tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

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

  • 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 Cologne to Mainz
Take the bus to Mainz 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 Cologne to Mainz.
FAQs
How much do cheap buses between Cologne and Mainz cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Cologne to Mainz to cost as little as $10 (€8)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket to Mainz from Cologne?
If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cologne to Mainz bus price to come in at an average of $10 (€8)  one way.
How far is it from Cologne to Mainz by bus?
The Cologne to Mainz bus distance is approximately 87 miles (141 km).
How long is the bus ride to Mainz from Cologne?
On average the Cologne to Mainz bus travel time is 2 h 20 min  for the 87 miles (141 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Cologne goes to Mainz? What bus station do I come into Mainz from Cologne?

There are a few bus stations in Cologne to start your route from including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). In Mainz you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Mainz, Hbf, Mainz and Mainz, Mainz Hbf (Kaiser-Wilhelm-Ring).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Mainz, Hbf.

Where is the Cologne bus station located? Where is the Mainz bus station located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Cologne.

The most popular arrival bus station, Mainz, Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center of Mainz.

Which bus providers can take me between Cologne and Mainz?
If you're looking for buses from Cologne to Mainz, you can rely on BlaBlaCar or Flixbus to get you to Mainz. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Cologne to Mainz route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct buses from Cologne to Mainz?
Yes, there are direct buses between Cologne and Mainz, and you can find a direct bus for this route with BlaBlaCar or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.   on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When is the earliest bus from Cologne to Mainz? When is the last bus from Cologne to Mainz?
The first Cologne to Mainz bus departs at 5: 40 PM   and the last bus from Cologne to Mainz leaves at 6: 40 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Cologne to Mainz on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I book bus tickets to Mainz from Cologne to score the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Cologne to Mainz is on average $10 (€8) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets to Mainz from Cologne available a few months in advance.

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