The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 1 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Cologne every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||94 miles (152 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$12 (€11)|
|Bus frequency||17 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 15 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Eurolines France, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus, BlaBlaCar or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.|
Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne cover the 94 miles (152 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Eurolines France, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus, BlaBlaCar or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Normally, there are 17 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $12 (€11), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $1 (€1). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).
Find the best route between Frankfurt am Main and Cologne with Omio's bus partners FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.
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.
Frankfurt am Main to Cologne bus information with FlixBus:
When taking the bus between Frankfurt am Main and Cologne, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1), Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof) and Frankfurt am Main, Hauptbahnhof Fernbusse. Your journey can end in bus stations such as Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, which is located around 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof), located 8.1 miles (13.1 km) away from the city center.
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