How to get from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||264 miles (425 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$47 - $181|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $47 (€40) • 14 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $181 (€155) • 7 h 20 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus, Smartwings or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 264 miles (425 km) by bus, flight or train to Cologne from Lindau (Bodensee). If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $47 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus, Smartwings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne.
You can travel by train or flight for as low as $26 (€23). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of travel services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your travel between Lindau (Bodensee) and Cologne. DB uses different types of travel such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain travel.
Eurowings is Germany's leading low-cost airline and offers a choice of Smart, Best and BIZclass fares for your next travel between Lindau (Bodensee) and Cologne.
There are 3 ways to get from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Lindau (Bodensee) is by taking a bus, which costs on average $47 (€40).
This is compared to other ways of getting from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne:
A bus is $134 (€115) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne costing on average $181 (€155).
Taking a bus costs $13 (€11) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $59 (€51).
The quickest way to travel to Cologne from Lindau (Bodensee) is by flight, which takes on average 7 h 20 min compared to other travel options that take longer:
Taking a bus requires on average 14 h 45 min of travel time.
Taking a train requires on average 8 h 19 min of travel time.
The Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne distance is around 264 miles (425 km).
The average frequency per day from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Cologne from Lindau (Bodensee) as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne:
The following travel companies offer services from Lindau (Bodensee) to Cologne:
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