You can get from Budapest to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Budapest to Cologne on Sep 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||593 miles (956 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$56 - $131|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $56 (€45) • 17 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $131 (€105) • 1 h 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurowings Europe or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Travel 593 miles (956 km) by bus, flight or train from Budapest to Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $56 (€45). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurowings Europe or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Budapest to Cologne.
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International travel from Budapest, Hungary to Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/19/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip to Cologne from Budapest.
The restriction level for your return to Budapest, Hungary from Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Hungary:
You should observe these safety measures in Hungary as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Hungary was last checked on 9/19/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Budapest from Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways to travel between Budapest and Cologne including taking a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Budapest is by taking a bus, which costs on average $56 (€45).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Cologne:
A bus is $75 (€60) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Budapest to Cologne costing on average $131 (€105).
A bus is $31 (€25) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Budapest to Cologne costing on average $88 (€70).
The quickest way to travel between Budapest and Cologne is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 50 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 17 h of travel time.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 11 h 25 min of travel time.
The distance from Budapest to Cologne is approximately 593 miles (956 km).
The average frequency per day from Budapest to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Cologne from Budapest as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Budapest to Cologne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Budapest to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Cologne with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Cologne tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
Before traveling from Budapest to Cologne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Budapest to Cologne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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