|Distance||135 miles (217 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$17 - $28|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $17 (€15) • 3 h 36 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $28 (€25) • 3 h 4 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 135 miles (217 km) by bus or train from Leiden to Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 4 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leiden to Cologne.
Travel between Leiden, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 5/16/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey to Cologne from Leiden.
The restriction level for your return to Leiden, Netherlands from Germany is: Fully open.
Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:
You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 5/16/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Leiden from Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
There are 2 ways that you can travel from Leiden to Cologne. You can take a bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Cologne from Leiden is by taking a bus with an average price of $17 (€15).
This is compared to other travel options to Cologne:
Taking a bus is about $11 (€10) less than taking a train, which costs on average $28 (€25) for this trip.
The quickest way to travel from Leiden to Cologne is by train, which takes on average 3 h 4 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Cologne by bus can take on average 3 h 36 min.
You should expect to travel around 135 miles (217 km) between Leiden and Cologne.
The average frequency per day from Leiden to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Leiden and 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 Leiden to Cologne:
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