The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Karlsruhe to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 20 m
3 h 42 m
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Of the 5 buses that leave Karlsruhe for Cologne every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||147 miles (237 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 20 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$22 (€19)|
|Bus frequency||7 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 3 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar Bus, Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Karlsruhe to Cologne cover the 147 miles (237 km) long route taking on average 4 h 20 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 7 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $22 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).
Buy your official FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus bus tickets to Cologne from Karlsruhe from $17 (€15) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
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.
When departing from Karlsruhe, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof, Karlsruhe, Marktplatz and Karlsruhe Hbf. When arriving in Cologne, you can end your journey in bus stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).
Omio customers book a bus from Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Cologne most often arrive at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and need to travel around 8.1 miles (13.1 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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