You can get from Erfurt to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Erfurt to Cologne on Sep 26 we recommend taking a train 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||177 miles (285 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$30 - $37|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $30 (€24) • 5 h 55 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $37 (€30) • 3 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus or train to travel 177 miles (285 km) from Erfurt to Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Erfurt to Cologne.
There are 2 travel options from Erfurt to Cologne: bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel from Erfurt to Cologne is by taking a bus with an average price of $30 (€24).
This is compared to other travel options to Cologne:
Taking a bus is about $7 (€6) less than taking a train, which costs on average $37 (€30) for this route.
The quickest way to travel to Cologne from Erfurt is by train, which takes on average 3 h 25 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h 55 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 177 miles (285 km) from Erfurt to Cologne.
The average frequency per day from Erfurt to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Erfurt to Cologne as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Erfurt to Cologne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Erfurt to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Erfurt to Cologne with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Cologne tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
When planning your trip from Erfurt to Cologne, 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 Erfurt to Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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