The cheapest buses from Heilbronn to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$15

Average

$31

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 Heilbronn to Cologne will cost around $ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 15.

07:10PMHeilbronn3h20 10:30PMCologne
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$151One-way
05:20PMHeilbronn4h00 09:20PMCologne
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$161One-way
09:30AMHeilbronn4h30 02:00PMCologne
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$171One-way
02:00PMHeilbronn4h00 06:00PMCologne
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$171One-way
Cheapest
10:15AMHeilbronn, Hbf9h35 07:50PMKöln, Flughafen
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$371One-way

Timetable Heilbronn to Cologne

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09:30AMHeilbronn4h30 02:00PMCologne
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10:15AMHeilbronn, Hbf9h35 07:50PMKöln, Flughafen
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12:35PMHeilbronn, Hbf7h50 08:25PMKöln, Flughafen
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12:35PMHeilbronn, Hbf9h20 09:55PMKöln, Hbf
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02:00PMHeilbronn4h00 06:00PMCologne
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05:20PMHeilbronn4h00 09:20PMCologne
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07:10PMHeilbronn3h20 10:30PMCologne
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07:25PMHeilbronn, Hbf8h10 03:35AMKöln, Flughafen
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The fastest buses from Heilbronn to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

6 h 20 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

257 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Heilbronn for Cologne every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 257 km distance in an average of 6 h 20 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 9 h 35 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.

07:10PMHeilbronn3h20 10:30PMCologne
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$151One-way
02:00PMHeilbronn4h00 06:00PMCologne
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$171One-way
05:20PMHeilbronn4h00 09:20PMCologne
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$161One-way
09:30AMHeilbronn4h30 02:00PMCologne
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$171One-way
Fastest
12:35PMHeilbronn, Hbf7h50 08:25PMKöln, Flughafen
1 changes
$411One-way

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Bus Information from Heilbronn to Cologne

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$31 (€25)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Heilbronn to Cologne cover the 159 miles (257 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $25 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $31 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Heilbronn Hbf and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Bus companies

Heilbronn to Cologne with FlixBus

Travel from Heilbronn to Cologne from $25 (€20) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Heilbronn to Cologne.

If you're looking for cheap FlixBus tickets between Heilbronn and Cologne, check out Omio! With one-way Heilbronn to Cologne bus ticket prices starting as low as $25 (€20) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Cologne from Heilbronn by showing you the latest FlixBus offers, bus schedules and tickets for this 159 miles (257 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with FlixBus. If you search for FlixBus tickets between Heilbronn and Cologne in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the bus. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus between Heilbronn and Cologne on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect bus with FlixBus so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets from Heilbronn to Cologne due to the coronavirus:

  • 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

Buses from Heilbronn 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 Heilbronn to Cologne.
FAQs
How much do cheap bus tickets between Heilbronn and Cologne cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Heilbronn to Cologne buses for as little as $25 (€20)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus from Heilbronn to Cologne?
If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Heilbronn to Cologne bus price to come in at an average of $31 (€25)  one way.
How far is it from Heilbronn to Cologne by bus?
The Heilbronn to Cologne bus distance is approximately 159 miles (257 km).
How long is the bus between Heilbronn and Cologne?
The Heilbronn to Cologne bus duration is on average 4 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 159 miles (257 km) between Heilbronn and Cologne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which bus station from Heilbronn to Cologne do I depart from? Which Cologne bus station from Heilbronn do I arrive in?

When departing from Heilbronn, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Heilbronn, Hafenstraße / Paula-Fuchs-Allee, Heilbronn, Hbf (Central station) and Heilbronn, Hauptbahnhof. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your trip in bus stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

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

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

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Heilbronn Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Heilbronn. The most popular arrival bus station in Cologne, called Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, is located around 8 mile (s) / 13 km away from its city center.

What bus companies go from Heilbronn to Cologne?
If you're looking for buses from Heilbronn to Cologne, you can rely on Flixbus or BlaBlaCar to get you to Cologne. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Heilbronn to Cologne route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I purchase a direct bus from Heilbronn to Cologne?
Yes, you can find a direct bus to Cologne from Heilbronn with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
What time is the earliest bus from Heilbronn to Cologne? What time is the last bus from Heilbronn to Cologne?
The first Heilbronn to Cologne bus departs at 10: 35 AM   and the last bus from Heilbronn to Cologne leaves at 10: 55 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Heilbronn to Cologne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets to Cologne from Heilbronn for 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 between Heilbronn and Cologne within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $31 (€25) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Heilbronn to Cologne a few months in advance.
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