How to travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne

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from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne

You can get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne on Dec 09 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:52AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf3h23 09:15AMCologne Hbf
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05:52AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf3h23 09:15AMCologne Hbf
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08:54PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf3h23 12:17AMCologne Hbf
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05:48PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf2h54 08:42PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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601One-way
07:48AMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf2h54 10:42AMCologne Messe/Deutz
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601One-way

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Travel Information from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne

distanceDistance206 miles (333 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $31
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $2 (€2) • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $31 (€28) • 5 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 206 miles (333 km) to Cologne from Freiburg im Breisgau. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne.

Travel Tips: Travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne

Travel Tips: Travel to Cologne 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 Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne.
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There are 4 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Cologne from Freiburg im Breisgau is by taking a bus with an average price of $2 (€2).

This is compared to other travel options to Cologne:

A bus is generally $22 (€20) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $24 (€22) from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne.

Taking a bus is about $29 (€26) less than taking a train, which costs on average $31 (€28) for this route.

The fastest way from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne is by train with an average journey time of 5 h 33 min.

There are alternative travel options to Cologne that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 50 min.

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

You should expect to travel around 206 miles (333 km) between Freiburg im Breisgau and Cologne.

The average frequency per day from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne is:

  • 3 buses per day.
  • 11 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Freiburg im Breisgau and Cologne 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 when traveling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne:

  • Most travelers catch their train from Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB and arrive in Köln Hbf.

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

  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Cologne by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne for $31 (€28) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne don't make Cologne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cologne are, 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 Freiburg im Breisgau to Cologne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $24 (€22) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $31 (€28) one way on average.

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

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