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Bus Information from Dover to Cologne

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Dover to Cologne cover the 245 miles (395 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus to Cologne from Dover?

Travel between Dover, United Kingdom and Cologne, Germany by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Cologne from Dover as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Dover, United Kingdom from Cologne, Germany?

The restriction level for your return bus to Dover, United Kingdom from Cologne is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Dover 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 United Kingdom from Cologne?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Dover, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Dover from Cologne closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Cologne from Dover by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Dover and Cologne by bus to be approximately 245 miles (395 km).
What bus station in Dover goes to Cologne? What bus station do I come into Cologne from Dover?

When departing from Dover, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Dover, Pencester Road (stop X), Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal and Dover, Eastern Docks. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your route in bus stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

Omio customers book a bus from Dover Priory   to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Dover Priory and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Cologne most often arrive at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and need to travel around 8 mile (s) / 13 km from this bus station to the city center.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey