The cheapest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

$11

Average

$14

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 Frankfurt am Main to Cologne will cost around $ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 11.

Cheapest
05:25AMFrankfurt am Main2h40 08:05AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$111One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:50PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h25 04:15PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$141One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:15PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h15 06:30PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$141One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:15PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 22h00 04:15PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$141One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:45PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 22h45 06:30PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$141One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Cologne

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05:15AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h10 07:25AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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05:25AMFrankfurt am Main2h40 08:05AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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01:50PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h25 04:15PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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02:15PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 22h00 04:15PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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03:45PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 22h45 06:30PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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04:15PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h15 06:30PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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Sep 27
$30Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Sep 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Sep 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 2
$17Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$22Deutsche Bahn
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$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 9
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 13
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 14
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 15
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 16
$22Deutsche Bahn
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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$22Deutsche Bahn
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The fastest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne

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Fastest Journey

2 h

Average

2 h 22 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

153 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Cologne every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 153 km distance in an average of 2 h 22 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
02:15PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 22h00 04:15PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$141One-way
05:15AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h10 07:25AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$171One-way
04:15PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h15 06:30PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$141One-way
01:50PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf2h25 04:15PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$141One-way
05:25AMFrankfurt am Main2h40 08:05AMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$111One-way

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Bus Information from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne

distanceDistance94 miles (152 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$10 (€8)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, RegioJet, Eurolines France or Marino Autolinee

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 Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, RegioJet, Eurolines France or Marino Autolinee. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $10 (€8), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

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Travel with Student Agency and FlixBus between Frankfurt am Main and Cologne

For as little as $9 (€7) you can travel by bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne with Student Agency and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

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    Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne
    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 Frankfurt am Main to Cologne.
    FAQs
    How much does a cheap bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Cologne buses for as little as $9 (€7)  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne?
    The bus price to Cologne from Frankfurt am Main is on average $10 (€8)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    How far is Frankfurt am Main to Cologne by bus?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Cologne by bus to be approximately 94 miles (152 km).
    How long is a bus between Frankfurt am Main and Cologne on average?
    On average the Frankfurt am Main to Cologne bus travel time is 2 h 10 min  for the 94 miles (152 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne depart from? Which Cologne bus station do I come into from Frankfurt am Main?

    There are a few bus stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your journey from including Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1. In Cologne you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

    Where do I find the Frankfurt am Main bus station to Cologne? Where is the Cologne bus station?

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, is located 8 mile (s) / 13 km away from the city center of Cologne.

    What bus companies go from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne?
    Take the Frankfurt am Main to Cologne bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, RegioJet, Eurolines France or Marino Autolinee. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any direct buses from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne?
    Yes, there are direct buses to Cologne from Frankfurt am Main, and you can find a direct bus for this trip with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.   on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    When is the earliest bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne? When is the last bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne?
    You can take the earliest bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne at 11: 50 AM   or take the last bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne leaving at 5: 35 PM. Look for the latest Frankfurt am Main to Cologne bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
    How early should I book Frankfurt am Main 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 providers offering this trip and save money. If you book bus tickets to Cologne from Frankfurt am Main within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $10 (€8) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne a few months in advance.