How to travel from Dijon to Cologne

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from Dijon to Cologne

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

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To get from Dijon to Cologne on Dec 02 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:05AMGeneva International Airport17h20 11:25PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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06:05AMGeneva International Airport17h20 11:25PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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04:00PMGeneva International Airport20h45 12:45PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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06:15PMGeneva International Airport18h30 12:45PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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06:05AMGeneva International Airport13h05 07:10PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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Travel Information between Dijon and Cologne

distanceDistance264 miles (426 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $354
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $29 (€27) • 10 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $354 (€325) • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 264 miles (426 km) to Cologne from Dijon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€27). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dijon to Cologne.

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FAQs

International travel from Dijon, France to Cologne, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Germany if coming from France?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Cologne if traveling from Dijon?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Cologne, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Dijon and Cologne.

The current restriction level for returning to Dijon, France from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Dijon, France from Cologne, Germany?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Dijon from Cologne?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Dijon, France regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

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 Dijon from Cologne here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Cologne from Dijon including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Dijon to Cologne is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $29 (€27) compared to other travel options to Cologne:

A bus is generally $324 (€298) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $354 (€325) from Dijon to Cologne.

Taking a bus is about $74 (€68) less than taking a train, which costs on average $103 (€95) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Cologne from Dijon is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 55 min.

Other travel options to Cologne can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Cologne by bus can take on average 10 h 35 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 58 min   on average.

Cologne is approximately 264 miles (426 km) away from Dijon.

The average frequency per day from Dijon to Cologne is:

  • 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Cologne from Dijon 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 Dijon to Cologne:

  • Buses mostly depart from Dijon, 21e Siècle Dijon (Université) and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).
  • Trains from Dijon to Cologne most often leave from Gare de Dijon-Ville and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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

  • You can go to Cologne from Dijon by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $29 (€27) with Flixbus from Dijon to Cologne on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Dijon to Cologne with Lufthansa. Cheap tickets can be found for $354 (€325) with Lufthansa from Dijon to Cologne.
  • You can go to Cologne from Dijon by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You'll see cheap train tickets for $103 (€95) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Dijon to Cologne on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Dijon to Cologne don't make Cologne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cologne are Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cologne to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $29 (€27) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $354 (€325) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $103 (€95) one way.

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

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