How to travel from Cologne to Flensburg

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Travel Information from Cologne to Flensburg

distanceDistance285 miles (459 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$35 - $79
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $35 (€31) • 15 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $79 (€70) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or FlixTrain

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 285 miles (459 km) between Cologne and Flensburg. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Flensburg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cologne to Flensburg

Travel Tips: 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.

There are 3 travel options from Cologne to Flensburg: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Flensburg from Cologne is by taking a bus, which costs on average $35 (€31).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Flensburg:

A bus is $44 (€39) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Cologne to Flensburg costing on average $79 (€70).

A bus is $7 (€6) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Cologne to Flensburg costing on average $42 (€37).

The quickest way to travel from Cologne to Flensburg is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 15 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Flensburg by train can take on average 9 h 32 min.

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

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Flensburg is:

  • 26 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Flensburg from Cologne 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 from Cologne to Flensburg:

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

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cologne to Flensburg:

  • You can take a bus from Cologne to Flensburg with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $35 (€31) with Flixbus from Cologne to Flensburg.
  • You can travel by plane to Flensburg from Cologne with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Cologne to Flensburg tickets for $79 (€70) on Omio.
  • You can go to Flensburg from Cologne by train with FlixTrain. You'll see cheap train tickets for $42 (€37) with FlixTrain from Cologne to Flensburg on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Cologne to Flensburg don't make Flensburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Flensburg are Hamburg, Berlin or Copenhagen, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Flensburg to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $35 (€31) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $79 (€70) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $42 (€37) one way on average.

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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