How to travel from Locarno to Cologne

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Travel Information from Locarno to Cologne

distanceDistance339 miles (546 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, flight or bus
priceTicket price range$46 - $52
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $46 (€40) • 9 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $57 (€50) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 339 miles (546 km) by train, flight or bus from Locarno to Cologne. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Locarno to Cologne.

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How to get from Locarno to Cologne by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Locarno to Cologne is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Deutsche Bahn

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FlixBus, Deutsche Bahn and Ryanair will get you between Locarno and Cologne at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Locarno and Cologne. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      Ryanair is one of the most popular budget airlines in Europe offering cheap flights all over the continent. Founded in Ireland, Ryanair makes it easy to hop on a travel and fly to popular European destinations quickly and affordably. This low-cost airline is known for operating direct travel to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. All Ryanair fare types include allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for bringing carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

        FAQs: Travel from Locarno to Cologne

        FAQs: 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 Locarno to Cologne.

        You can get to Cologne from Locarno 3 different ways: train, flight or bus.

        The cheapest way to get from Locarno to Cologne is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $46 (€40) compared to other travel options to Cologne:

        A train is $6 (€5) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Locarno to Cologne costing on average $52 (€45).

        Taking a train costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

        Taking a train costs $12 (€10) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $57 (€50) for the same trip.

        The fastest way to get to Cologne from Locarno is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

        Other travel options to Cologne take longer:

        Taking a bus requires on average 18 h 20 min of travel time.

        Train takes on average 9 h 20 min.

        The distance from Locarno to Cologne is approximately 339 miles (546 km).

        The average frequency per day from Locarno to Cologne is:

          However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Cologne from Locarno as scheduled services by train, flight or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

          These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Locarno to Cologne:

          • Most travelers catch their train from Locarno and arrive in Cologne Hbf.

          The following travel companies offer services from Locarno to Cologne:

          • Travel with FlixBus for buses to Cologne. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixBus Locarno to Cologne tickets on Omio for $52 (€45).
          • Ryanair or Malta Air can take you to Cologne by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Ryanair from Locarno to Cologne for $129 (€113).
          • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Cologne by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Locarno to Cologne for $46 (€40).

          Yes, there are direct services available from Locarno to Cologne with the following travel companies:

          • Take a direct bus with.
          • Direct ferry with.
          • Direct services by plane with.
          • Direct train with.

          Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Cologne as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Cologne from Locarno.

          Many of our customers traveling from Locarno to Cologne don't make Cologne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cologne are Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Brussels or Frankfurt am Main, 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!

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