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Cheap bus tickets from Dresden to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 18

Cheapest

$55

Average

$55

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 Dresden to Cologne will cost around $ 55 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 55.

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11:50PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof10h55 10:45AMKöln, Flughafen
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$551One-way
Cheapest
11:10PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof11h05 10:15AMKöln, Flughafen
1 changes
$551One-way

Bus schedule from Dresden to Cologne

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11:10PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof11h05 10:15AMKöln, Flughafen
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11:50PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof10h55 10:45AMKöln, Flughafen
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Wed
May 18
$53Deutsche Bahn
$49Flixbus
$177Eurowings
Thu
May 19
$49Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Fri
May 20
$57Deutsche Bahn
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$177Tuifly
Sat
May 21
$44Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
May 22
$64FlixTrain
$39Flixbus
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Mon
May 23
$33FlixTrain
$30Flixbus
$133Eurowings
Tue
May 24
$20Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$100Eurowings
Wed
May 25
$60Deutsche Bahn
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$155Eurowings
Thu
May 26
$38FlixTrain
$42Flixbus
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Fri
May 27
$22FlixTrain
$30Flixbus
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Sat
May 28
$22FlixTrain
$30Flixbus
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Sun
May 29
$66Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
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Mon
May 30
$17FlixTrain
$30Flixbus
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Bus times from Dresden to Cologne

Showing times and prices for May 18

Fastest Journey

10 h 55 m

Average

11 h

Buses per day

2

Distance

475 km

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

Fastest
11:50PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof10h55 10:45AMKöln, Flughafen
1 changes
$551One-way
2nd Fastest
11:10PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof11h05 10:15AMKöln, Flughafen
1 changes
$551One-way

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Overview: Bus from Dresden to Cologne

distanceDistance295 miles (475 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$37 (€33)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Dresden to Cologne cover the 295 miles (475 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $37 (€33), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $13 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Bus companies: FlixBus from Dresden to Cologne

For as little as $13 (€11) you can travel by bus to Cologne from Dresden with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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: $13

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket to Cologne from Dresden:

  • 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 Cologne from Dresden

Take the bus to Cologne 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 Dresden to Cologne.
FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Dresden to Cologne?

Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Cologne from Dresden for as low as $13 (€11)  for the next 7 days.

What is the price of a bus ticket from Dresden to Cologne?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $37 (€33)  for a bus ticket from Dresden to Cologne.

How many miles is it from Dresden to Cologne by bus?

The bus distance from Dresden to Cologne is around 295 miles (475 km).

How many hours is the bus time between Dresden and Cologne?

The Dresden to Cologne bus duration is on average 9 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 295 miles (475 km) between Dresden and Cologne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When traveling by bus from Dresden to Cologne, which bus station in Dresden do I depart from and which bus station in Cologne do I arrive in?

When taking the bus to Cologne from Dresden, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Dresden, Flughafen Station, Dresden, Hauptbahnhof and Dresden. Your route can end in bus stations such as Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof   and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Where is the bus station in Dresden to go to Cologne? Where is the bus station in Cologne located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, located 8.1 miles (13.1 km) away from the city center.

What bus companies go from Dresden to Cologne?

Take the Dresden to Cologne bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip between Dresden and Cologne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When is the earliest bus from Dresden to Cologne? When is the last bus from Dresden to Cologne?

You can take the first bus from Dresden to Cologne at 5: 10 AM. The last bus from Dresden to Cologne that you can take departs at 10: 50 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Dresden to Cologne schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I buy Dresden to Cologne bus tickets to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy bus tickets to Cologne from Dresden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $37 (€33) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from Dresden to Cologne a few months in advance.