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7 h 15 m
10 h 5 m
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Of the 2 bus that leave Cologne for Paris every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct bus cover the 403 km distance in an average of 10 h 5 m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 7 h 15 m .
The slowest bus will take 12 h 55 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.
The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Cologne to Paris will cost around $ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 24.
|Avg. Bus Duration:|
9 hours 41 minutes
|Coach Ticket Price:||$23|
|Buses depart from:||Cologne|
|Bus arrives in:||Paris|
|Bus Companies:||Flixbus, Eurolines France, Bla Bla Bus|
Buses in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities, with a number of bus companies offering both domestic and international routes. Buses from Cologne to Paris leave at regular intervals from very early in the morning until very late at night. The journey time is between 6 hours and 15 minutes and 15 hours. Services are run by Infobus, Flixbus, Eurolines and Megabus. Most of these bus services are direct, while others require one change at Essen, which may involve a waiting time of close to 4 hours. Weekend services are also both frequent and regular.
Return buses from Paris to Cologne are also available.
Most buses from Cologne to Paris leave from the central bus station, the ZOB, adjacent to Hauptbahnhof, the central railway station which is located in Cologne's city centre. Some buses leave from the bus station at Gummersbacher Strasse, a 20 minute journey from the city centre using the city's tram system. Taxis are also available and make the journey in about 10 minutes. Cologne's public transport system runs until 1 a.m. on weekdays. Some trams run all night on weekends.
Paris is one of the world's most enchanting cities, with its many world-famous sights and art treasures. The Louvre houses Leonardo da Vinci's 'Mona Lisa' among many thousands of other pieces. There is a panoramic view of the city from the top of the Eiffel Tower. Many visitors also choose to relax at a pavement cafe. The city's concert halls and night clubs regularly host global superstars. Buses from Cologne to Paris arrive at the Porte Maillot bus station, a 20 minute journey on the Metro system to central Paris. Taxis are also available and make the journey in about 15 minutes. While public transport in Paris only runs until midnight, a night bus service continues to offer service throughout the city.