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from Cologne to Wuppertal

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

Our recommendation

To get from Cologne to Wuppertal on Oct 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:30AMCologne0h40 08:10AMWuppertal
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$21One-way
Cheapest
07:30AMCologne0h40 08:10AMWuppertal
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$21One-way
Other options
07:20AMCologne0h40 08:00AMWuppertal
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$41One-way
07:00AMCologne1h00 08:00AMWuppertal
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$51One-way
12:30AMCologne1h20 01:50AMWuppertal
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$51One-way

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Wed
Oct 27
$16Deutsche Bahn
Thu
Oct 28
$18Deutsche Bahn
Fri
Oct 29
$19Deutsche Bahn
Sun
Oct 31
$16Deutsche Bahn
Mon
Nov 1
$16Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information from Cologne to Wuppertal

distanceDistance25 miles (40 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $15 (€12) • 29 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $15 (€12) • 29 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 25 miles (40 km) between Cologne and Wuppertal. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 29 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Wuppertal.

Travel Tips

Travel from Cologne to Wuppertal
Travel to Wuppertal 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 Wuppertal.
FAQs
How do I get from Cologne to Wuppertal?

There are 2 travel options from Cologne to Wuppertal: bus or train.

How do I get from Cologne to Wuppertal the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Wuppertal from Cologne is by taking a train, which costs on average $15 (€12).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Wuppertal:

A train is $4 (€3) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Cologne to Wuppertal costing on average $19 (€16).

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

The fastest way to get to Wuppertal from Cologne is by train with an average travel time of 29 min.

Other travel options to Wuppertal can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

What is the distance from Cologne to Wuppertal?

The Cologne to Wuppertal distance is around 25 miles (40 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Wuppertal is:

  • Around 49 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Cologne and Wuppertal as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Cologne to Wuppertal?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and tend to arrive in Wuppertal, Oberbarmen Bahnhof.
  • Trains most often depart from Cologne at Köln Hbf and arrive in Wuppertal at Wuppertal Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Cologne to Wuppertal?

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

  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Wuppertal by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Cologne to Wuppertal tickets on Omio for $19 (€16).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Wuppertal by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Cologne to Wuppertal tickets on Omio for $15 (€12).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Cologne to Wuppertal?
Omio customers who travel from Cologne to Wuppertal often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Düsseldorf or Hamburg. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Wuppertal and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets to Wuppertal from Cologne online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Cologne to Wuppertal, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $19 (€16) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $15 (€12) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cologne to Wuppertal online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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