You can get from Cologne to London by train, bus or flight.
To get from Cologne to London on Dec 10 we recommend taking a flight 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||308 miles (496 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$4 - $50|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $4 (€4) • 6 h 36 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $20 (€18) • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Ryanair|
Travel 308 miles (496 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Cologne and London. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Cologne to London.
Travel between Cologne, Germany and London, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey between Cologne and London.
The current restriction level for returning to Cologne, Germany from United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Cologne from London here.
There are 4 travel options from Cologne to London: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Cologne to London is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $4 (€4) compared to other travel options to London:
Taking a train is usually $46 (€41) less than taking a bus to London, which costs on average $50 (€45) for the same trip.
Taking a train is about $15 (€14) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $20 (€18) for this route.
The fastest way from Cologne to London is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.
There are alternative travel options to London that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 11 h 50 min of travel time.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 36 min of travel time.
The Cologne to London distance is around 308 miles (496 km).
The average frequency per day from Cologne to London is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Cologne and London as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cologne to London:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Cologne to London with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Cologne to London.
When planning your trip from Cologne to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Cologne to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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