How to travel from Cologne to Schweinfurt

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Travel Information from Cologne to Schweinfurt

distanceDistance156 miles (251 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€20) • 2 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 156 miles (251 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Cologne and Schweinfurt. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Schweinfurt.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cologne to Schweinfurt

Travel to Schweinfurt 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 Schweinfurt.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Schweinfurt from Cologne. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Schweinfurt from Cologne is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Schweinfurt:

A ferry is generally $22 (€20) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $22 (€20) from Cologne to Schweinfurt.

A ferry is $188 (€168) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Cologne to Schweinfurt costing on average $188 (€168).

Taking a ferry is usually $22 (€20) less than taking a train to Schweinfurt, which costs on average $22 (€20) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Cologne and Schweinfurt is by train, which takes on average 2 h 53 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, going by flight can take 3 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a ferry requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 156 miles (251 km) from Cologne to Schweinfurt.

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Schweinfurt is:

  • 4 buses a day.
  • Around 18 trains per day.

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

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

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

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Schweinfurt by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Cologne to Schweinfurt tickets on Omio for $22 (€20).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Schweinfurt by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Schweinfurt for $22 (€20).
Omio customers who travel from Cologne to Schweinfurt often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Munich or Frankfurt am Main. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Schweinfurt and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $22 (€20) one way for this trip.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $188 (€168) one way for this trip.
  • A ferry ticket for this route is costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $22 (€20) one way.

But we recommend booking Cologne to Schweinfurt 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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