Buses from Cologne to Paris

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Cologne to Paris

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11:45Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h15 19:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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17:35Köln, Köln Bonn Airport12h55 06:30Paris
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The fastest buses

from Cologne
to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

7 h 15 m

Average

10 h 5 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

403 km

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.

2nd Fastest
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11:45Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h15 19:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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$241One-way
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17:35Köln, Köln Bonn Airport12h55 06:30Paris
1 change
$371One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Sun
Sep 22
$141Thalys
$35Flixbus
Mon
Sep 23
$104Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
Tue
Sep 24
$104Deutsche Bahn
$21Bla Bla Bus
Wed
Sep 25
$116Thalys
$22Flixbus
Thu
Sep 26
$104Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Fri
Sep 27
$92Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
Sat
Sep 28
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$20Eurolines France
Sun
Sep 29
$104Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
Mon
Sep 30
$52Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Tue
Oct 1
$58Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
Wed
Oct 2
$92Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
Thu
Oct 3
$87Thalys
$22Flixbus
Fri
Oct 4
$64Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Sat
Oct 5
$75Deutsche Bahn with connection
$20Eurolines France
Sun
Oct 6
$104Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Mon
Oct 7
$52Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Tue
Oct 8
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
$22Flixbus
Wed
Oct 9
$52Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
Thu
Oct 10
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
$18Flixbus
Fri
Oct 11
$75Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Sat
Oct 12
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
$22Flixbus

The cheapest buses

from Cologne
to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

$24

Average

$31

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.

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11:45Köln, Köln/Bonn Flughafen7h15 19:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni
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$241One-way
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17:35Köln, Köln Bonn Airport12h55 06:30Paris
1 change
$371One-way

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Journey Summary

Cologne to Paris Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
9 hours 41 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $23
Buses depart from:Cologne
Bus arrives in:Paris
Distance:403 km
BusBus Companies:Flixbus, Eurolines France, Bla Bla Bus

Buses from Cologne to Paris: Journey Details

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.

Taking the Bus from Cologne

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.

Getting into Paris by Bus

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
BusGare Paris Bercy

Amenities

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BusParis Gallieni Porte Bagnolet

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