Cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Rome

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Cheapest

$66

Average

$84

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 Rome will cost around $ 84 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 66.

Cheapest
06:30PMKöln, Flughafen23h20 05:50PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$661One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:15PMKöln, Flughafen22h30 01:45PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$831One-way
06:55PMKöln, Flughafen25h05 08:00PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$841One-way
11:05AMKöln, Flughafen23h10 10:15AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$1031One-way

Bus schedule from Cologne to Rome

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11:05AMKöln, Flughafen23h10 10:15AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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03:15PMKöln, Flughafen22h30 01:45PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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06:30PMKöln, Flughafen23h20 05:50PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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06:55PMKöln, Flughafen25h05 08:00PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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Bus times from Cologne to Rome

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Fastest Journey

22 h 30 m

Average

23 h 31 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

1090 km

It's difficult to get from Cologne to Rome without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:15PMKöln, Flughafen22h30 01:45PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
1 changes
$831One-way
2nd Fastest
11:05AMKöln, Flughafen23h10 10:15AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$1031One-way
06:30PMKöln, Flughafen23h20 05:50PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$661One-way
06:55PMKöln, Flughafen25h05 08:00PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$841One-way

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Overview: Bus from Cologne to Rome

distanceDistance676 miles (1090 km)
durationAverage bus duration21 h 14 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$59 (€49)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus

Buses from Cologne to Rome cover the 676 miles (1090 km) long journey taking on average 21 h 14 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $54 (€45), but the average price of bus tickets is $59 (€49). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Rome, Termini (G).

Bus companies: FlixBus from Cologne to Rome

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets to Rome from Cologne from $54 (€45) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

FlixBus

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.

  • Average Price: $54

When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets between Cologne and Rome, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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: Bus to Rome from Cologne

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses to Rome from Cologne?

Travel by bus between Cologne, Germany and Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Rome 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 Italy from Cologne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • 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)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Rome from Cologne closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Rome, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 1/21/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Cologne from Rome.

How much do cheap buses between Cologne and Rome cost?

Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Rome for as low as $54 (€45)  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a bus between Cologne and Rome?

The Cologne to Rome bus ticket price is on average $59 (€49)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How far is Cologne to Rome by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Rome from Cologne by bus to be approximately 676 miles (1090 km).

How long is the bus ride to Rome from Cologne?

The bus time to Rome from Cologne is on average 21 h 14 min  for the 676 miles (1090 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne and Rome by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What bus station in Cologne goes to Rome? What bus station do I come into Rome from Cologne?

Some of the Cologne bus stations to Rome you can start your journey from include Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Rome include Rome, Termini (G), Rome, Roma Ostiense and Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arriving in Rome, Termini (G).

Where do I find the Cologne bus station to Rome? Where is the Rome bus station?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Köln Hbf, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival bus station in Rome, called Rome, Termini (G), is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from its city center.

Which bus companies can get me from Cologne to Rome?

When taking a bus from Cologne to Rome, you can count on Flixbus for the best way to get you to Rome. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Cologne to Rome and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When does the first bus depart from Cologne to Rome? When does the last bus depart from Cologne to Rome?

The earliest bus for this trip departs from Cologne at 10: 45 AM. The last bus leaves from Cologne at 10: 40 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Cologne to Rome and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

When should I book the Cologne to Rome bus for the best deals on tickets?

If you buy the Cologne to Rome bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $59 (€49). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Rome from Cologne. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.