Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf bus

Thu, Apr 18
+ Add return
QR-Code
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
rate4.9
42K ratings
Google Play
rate4.6
136K reviews

Cheap bus tickets and times from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for Apr 18

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 25 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

152 km

Cheap bus tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf start from $10 with an average ticket price of $12.

The fastest bus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf takes 2h 10m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 25m and covers a distance of 152 km.

2 buses leave Frankfurt (Main) Hbf for Cologne Hbf every day with 2 travelling directly.

Cheapest
STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
05:25AM2h40
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
08:05AMCologne Hbf
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
05:55AM2h10
Frankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
08:05AMCologne Hbf
$101One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
06:10PM1h40
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
07:50PMCologne Hbf
$121One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
06:30PM1h40
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
08:10PMCologne Hbf
$131One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
07:10PM1h50
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
09:00PMCologne Hbf
$131One-way
0 transfers

Compare prices and tickets Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf by bus, train, or flight

Thu
Apr 18
Fri
Apr 19
Sat
Apr 20
Sun
Apr 21
Mon
Apr 22
Tue
Apr 23
Wed
Apr 24
Thu
Apr 25
Fri
Apr 26
Sat
Apr 27
Sun
Apr 28
Mon
Apr 29
Tue
Apr 30
Wed
May 01
Thu
May 02
Fri
May 03
Sat
May 04
Sun
May 05
Mon
May 06
Tue
May 07
Wed
May 08

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Alsa
Eurolines France
RegioJet
Bla Bla Bus

ReviewsReviews for the bus trip from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf

userReviewImage
userReviewLogo

The customer opinion was acquired via Cimenio. Cimenio incentivises its users for giving an honest opinion and proving the booking with a photo of the travel ticket.

Pro
IconPrice
IconCleanliness
Contra
IconPunctuality
I travelled by FlixBus from Frankfurt Hbf to Cologne and was pleasantly surprised. The seats and toilets were clean and there was electricity and heating. It was a pity that the bus was unfortunately quite full. I would have hoped that it wouldn't have been quite so cramped.

Overview: Bus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf

distanceDistance94 miles (152 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$23 (€21)
frequencyBus frequency9 a day
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Globtour Medjugorjie, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or Infobus

Buses from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf cover the 94 miles (152 km) long trip taking on average 2 h with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Globtour Medjugorjie, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or Infobus. Normally, there are 9 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $10 (€9), but the average price of bus tickets is $23 (€21).

Bus providers: BlaBlaCar, Globtour Medjugorjie and STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf

You can travel by bus to Cologne Hbf from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf with BlaBlaCar, Globtour Medjugorjie and STUDENT AGENCY k. S. For as low as $9 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf bus information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: $14
  • FlixBus frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Bus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf

FAQs: Take the bus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf can start from as little as $10 (€9) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf is $23 (€21); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf is 2 h   to travel the 94 mile (152 km) long route, with around there are 9 buses per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf leaves at 4: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf leaves at 10: 59 PM.
There are 9 buses a day from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf which require at least one change with BlaBlaCar, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Globtour Medjugorjie, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or Infobus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the best Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with BlaBlaCar, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Globtour Medjugorjie, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Cologne Hbf to compare what amenities they may offer.
The cheapest month to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf by bus is March.
You have options as you can travel to Cologne Hbf from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

Trains departing from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Distance from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to city center
Distance from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to city center
1.4 miles (2.3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 07: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 09: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U4, U5
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9
Tram lines: 11, 12, 14, 16, 17, 21
Bus lines: 33, 46, 64
Train lines: ICE, ICE/TGV, IC, EC, RJ, RE, RB, FLX
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Frankfurt am Main Airport
6 miles (10 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S8 or S9 train for 11 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There are several ATM machines throughout the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located in the main hall.
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Burger King | Ciao Bella | Coffee Fellows | Crepes de France Express | dean&david | Starbucks | Uddin's Sky Sportsbar | McDonald's | Dunkin Donuts | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Avis | Europcar | Sixt
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located opposite Platforms 12 and 13.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access and step markings. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or msz@deutschebahn. Com.

Trains arriving to Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean&david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or msz@deutschebahn. Com.

More options for your journey from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

Most popular trains, buses, flights and ferries to and from Cologne Hbf and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

HomeBusesFrankfurt (Main) Hbf to Cologne Hbf bus

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
More routes, destinations and providers
Currency
Language