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from Cologne to Flensburg

You can get from Cologne to Flensburg by train, bus or flight.

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Fri
May 20
$27Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$78Eurowings
Sat
May 21
$27Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$334Eurowings
Sun
May 22
$27Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$100Tuifly
Mon
May 23
$22FlixTrain
$42Flixbus
$67Eurowings
Tue
May 24
$22FlixTrain
$38Flixbus
$184Eurowings
Wed
May 25
$22FlixTrain
$33Flixbus
$56Eurowings
Thu
May 26
$27Deutsche Bahn with connection
$33Deutsche Bahn
$117Eurowings

Travel Information to Flensburg from Cologne

distanceDistance285 miles (459 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$39 - $407
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $39 (€35) • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $407 (€366) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 285 miles (459 km) by bus, flight or train to Flensburg from Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $39 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Flensburg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cologne to Flensburg

Travel to Flensburg 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 Cologne to Flensburg.
FAQs

What are the ways to get from Cologne to Flensburg?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Flensburg from Cologne. You can take a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cologne to Flensburg?

The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Flensburg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $39 (€35) compared to other travel options to Flensburg:

Taking a train is usually $15 (€13) less than taking a bus to Flensburg, which costs on average $53 (€48) for the same trip.

Taking a train is usually $368 (€331) less than taking a flight to Flensburg, which costs on average $407 (€366) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Cologne to Flensburg?

The fastest way to get to Flensburg from Cologne is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Flensburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 13 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Flensburg by train can take on average 6 h 30 min.

How far is it from Cologne to Flensburg?

The Cologne to Flensburg distance is around 285 miles (459 km).

How many services a day are there from Cologne to Flensburg?

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Flensburg is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Flensburg from Cologne as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Cologne? Where do I arrive in Flensburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cologne to Flensburg:

  • Buses from Cologne to Flensburg most often leave from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and arrive in Flensburg, Bahnhof.
  • Trains mostly depart from Köln Hbf and arrive in Flensburg.

Which travel operators can get me to Flensburg from Cologne?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to Flensburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Flensburg by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Cologne to Flensburg tickets on Omio for $53 (€48).
  • Lufthansa can get you to Flensburg by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Cologne to Flensburg for $407 (€366) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can get you to Flensburg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Cologne to Flensburg for $39 (€35) on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Cologne to Flensburg?

Your trip from Cologne to Flensburg doesn't have to end in Flensburg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Hamburg, Berlin or Copenhagen. If you’d like to add Hamburg, Berlin or Copenhagen to your Cologne to Flensburg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Flensburg today!

How early should I buy tickets between Cologne and Flensburg online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Cologne to Flensburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $53 (€48) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $407 (€366) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $39 (€35) one way.

But we recommend booking Cologne to Flensburg 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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