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from Cologne to Schwerin

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

Our recommendation

To get from Cologne to Schwerin on Sep 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:44AMCologne Hbf6h43 10:27AMSchwerin
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03:44AMCologne Hbf6h43 10:27AMSchwerin
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02:10AMCologne Hbf7h04 09:14AMSchwerin Hbf
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11:13AMCologne Messe/Deutz6h55 06:08PMSchwerin Hbf
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11:13AMCologne Messe/Deutz7h14 06:27PMSchwerin
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Deutsche Bahn

COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sep 22
$46Deutsche Bahn
Sep 23
$46Deutsche Bahn
Sep 24
$30Deutsche Bahn
$93Eurowings Europe
Sep 25
$30Deutsche Bahn
$252Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information between Cologne and Schwerin

distanceDistance264 miles (426 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$30 - $94
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $30 (€24) • 5 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $94 (€75) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 264 miles (426 km) by flight, bus or train from Cologne to Schwerin. 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 $30 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Cologne to Schwerin.

Travel Tips

Travel from Cologne to Schwerin
Travel to Schwerin 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 Schwerin.
How do I reach Schwerin from Cologne?

There are 3 ways to travel to Schwerin from Cologne including taking a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Cologne to Schwerin?

The cheapest way to go to Schwerin from Cologne is by taking a train, which costs on average $30 (€24).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Schwerin:

A train is $64 (€51) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Cologne to Schwerin costing on average $94 (€75).

Taking a train is usually $6 (€5) less than taking a bus to Schwerin, which costs on average $36 (€29) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Cologne to Schwerin?

The quickest way to travel from Cologne to Schwerin 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, getting to Schwerin by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 45 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Cologne to Schwerin?

You should expect to travel around 264 miles (426 km) between Cologne and Schwerin.

What are the departure and arrival points in Cologne and in Schwerin?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and tend to arrive in Schwerin, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains most often depart from Cologne at Köln Hbf and arrive in Schwerin at Schwerin Hbf.
Who can get me from Cologne to Schwerin?

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

  • Eurowings can take you to Schwerin by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Cologne to Schwerin for $94 (€75).
  • Flixbus can get you to Schwerin by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Cologne to Schwerin for $36 (€29) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Schwerin by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Schwerin for $30 (€24) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Schwerin from Cologne?

Yes, there are direct services available from Cologne to Schwerin with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Eurowings.
  • You can take a direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Schwerin as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Cologne and Schwerin.

Where should I go next after I travel between Cologne and Schwerin?
Looking to extend your trip from Cologne to Schwerin? Many Omio customers who go from Cologne to Schwerin usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Wismar. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Hamburg or Wismar from Schwerin, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets between Cologne and Schwerin online for the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $94 (€75) one way on average for this journey.
  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $36 (€29) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $30 (€24) one way.

But we recommend booking Cologne to Schwerin tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Köln Hbf

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