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Fri
Sep 24
$75Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$187Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$34FlixTrain
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$236Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Sep 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$224Eurowings Europe
Mon
Sep 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$207Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$226Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$230Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$205Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$42Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$147Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$147Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 3
$35Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$87Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$147Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$93Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$177Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$35Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$147Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 9
$25FlixTrain
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$147Lufthansa Cityline
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Oct 10
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$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$100Eurowings
Mon
Oct 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Tuifly
Tue
Oct 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$93Eurowings
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Oct 13
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$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$87Eurowings

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Flight Information from Munich to Cologne

distanceDistance282 miles (455 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$216 (€174)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesEurowings, Lufthansa, Germanwings, Air Berlin or Lufthansa Cityline

Flights from Munich to Cologne cover the 282 miles (455 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like Eurowings, Lufthansa, Germanwings, Air Berlin or Lufthansa Cityline. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as $187 (€150), but the average price of plane tickets is $216 (€174). Travelers depart most frequently from Munich Airport and arrive in Cologne/Bonn Airport.

Airlines

Lufthansa and Eurowings flights between Munich and Cologne

Lufthansa and Eurowings flights will get you from Munich to Cologne from $187 (€150). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

Eurowings
Lufthansa

Eurowings is Germany's leading low-cost airline and offers a choice of Smart, Best and BIZclass fares for your next flight from Munich to Cologne.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy flight between Munich and Cologne, check Omio for Eurowings flights offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest flight to take for this 282 miles (455 km) route between Munich and Cologne, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Eurowings flights at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book plane tickets online. Check the current Eurowings flight schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Munich to Cologne as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Eurowings flight on Omio. If you search for flights between Munich and Cologne in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Eurowings tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Eurowings flights between Munich and Cologne starting at $187 (€150), buy your official Eurowings tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

When you buy your Eurowings flight tickets from Munich to Cologne don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Flights from Munich to Cologne

The Munich to Cologne route is heavily serviced, with numerous direct flights that take just over an hour. There are usually 9 flights on Saturday and Sunday, and up to 16 each day during the week. Most flights depart in the afternoon or evening, with just 2 or 3 flights in the morning. All flights travel between Munich Airport and Cologne Bonn Airport, both of which have extensive public transport links to the respective city centers.

Which airlines fly from Munich to Cologne?

Germanwings, Lufthansa and Lufthansa CityLine offer flights on the Munich to Cologne route. Germanwings is a low-cost airline based in Cologne and CityLine is based in Munich, they are, respectively, owned by and a subsidiary of Lufthansa.

How long is the flight from Munich to Cologne?

All flights are direct on the route between Munich in the southeast of Germany and Cologne in the northwest. The flight takes a little over an hour to cover the distance of 283-miles between the two cities.

How many flights are there from Munich to Cologne?

There are generally around 15-16 direct flights per weekday and 9 at the weekend. During the week, the first flight of the day is at approximately 6:00 a.m. and the last is at around 9:40 p.m. There are usually two or three flights in the morning and then at least one flight per hour from midday until the last flight of the day. Over the weekend, the earliest flights depart from around 7:30 a.m.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Munich to Cologne?

Departure airport: Flights to Cologne depart from Munich Airport (MUC). The airport is located around 18 miles from the center of Munich. The S-Bahn train takes around 35 minutes to reach the airport on the S1 and S8 lines. Trains depart every ten minutes. The Lufthansa Express bus takes around 45 minutes from Munich Central Station, running every 15 minutes.

Arrival airport: All flights arrive at Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN), which is approximately 8 miles from Cologne city center. Passengers can take the Intercity-Express (ICE) from the station right in the center of the airport. Trains depart every ten minutes and take ten minutes to reach the Cologne main train station. There are also buses to both Cologne (no. 161) and Bonn (SB 60) from the airport.

Cheap flights from Munich to Cologne: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 70 €
2 weeks earlier 65 €8%
3 weeks earlier 50 €40%
1 month before 51 €37%
2 months earlier 58 €21%
3 months earlier 46 €52%


When it comes to booking flights, planning ahead always pays off! Both scheduled and low-cost airlines often release promotional prices and discounted fares—so by buying in advance—you can get access to the cheapest airline tickets. Use Omio to check prices and flight offers Munich - Cologne: look for the most attractive fares and choose the most suitable solution for you. But hurry up—if you want to buy cheaper airline tickets from Munich to Cologne timing is everything.

Flight prices can fluctuate massively. However, we have studied price trends to help you find cheap flights from Munich to Cologne and save as much as possible on ticket prices. In general, when you book a flight:

  • Buying your air tickets from Munich to Cologne 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 40% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a flight from Munich - Cologne 2 months in advance you save up to about 21% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 52%
  • Check back to our website where you can explore airline offers and cheap flights to travel all over Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

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Flights from Munich to Cologne
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest flight from Munich to Cologne?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight between Munich and Cologne for the next 7 days starting from $187 (€150)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a flight from Munich to Cologne?
If you’re looking to buy your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the Munich to Cologne flight price to come in at an average of $217 (€174)  one way.
What is the distance between Munich and Cologne by plane?
You should expect to travel around 282 miles (455 km)  to Cologne from Munich by plane.
How many hours is the flight time from Munich to Cologne?
On average the Munich to Cologne flight travel time is 1 h 5 min  for the 282 miles (455 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What airport does the flight from Munich to Cologne depart from? Which Cologne airport do I fly into from Munich?

Omio customers who book cheap flights for this route most frequently fly from Munich Airport   to Cologne/Bonn Airport.

Where is the airport in Munich? Where is the airport in Cologne?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their flights from Munich Airport and need to travel around 17 miles (28 km) from the city center to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Cologne most often land in Cologne/Bonn Airport and need to travel about 8 miles (13 km) from this airport to reach the city center. You can check for public transit connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Cologne/Bonn Airport to get you to the city center of Cologne.

What airlines go from Munich to Cologne?
For the route from Munich to Cologne you can take a flight with Eurowings, Lufthansa, Germanwings, Air Berlin or Lufthansa Cityline. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services between Munich and Cologne on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I purchase a direct flight from Munich to Cologne?
Yes, you can find a direct flight to Cologne from Munich with Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cityline or Eurowings  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
What are the first and last departure flight times from Munich to Cologne?
You can take the earliest flight from Munich to Cologne at 5: 10 AM   or take the last flight from Munich to Cologne leaving at 7: 00 PM. Look for the latest Munich to Cologne flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this journey.
How far in advance should I book a plane ticket from Munich to Cologne to get the best deals?
You can find flights from Munich to Cologne to cost on average $217 (€174) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying plane tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Munich to Cologne flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.