How to travel from Luxembourg to Cologne

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from Luxembourg to Cologne

You can get from Luxembourg to Cologne by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Luxembourg to Cologne on Dec 07 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Luxembourg to Cologne

distanceDistance98 miles (158 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$34 - $306
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $34 (€31) • 5 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $37 (€34) • 3 h 27 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 98 miles (158 km) from Luxembourg to Cologne. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Luxembourg to Cologne.

How to get from Luxembourg to Cologne

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Luxembourg to Cologne, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Luxembourg to Cologne and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

International travel from Luxembourg, Luxembourg to Cologne, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Luxembourg?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Cologne if traveling from Luxembourg?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Cologne, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Luxembourg to Cologne.

The current restriction level for returning to Luxembourg, Luxembourg from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Luxembourg, Luxembourg from Cologne, Germany?

Reentering Luxembourg is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Luxembourg from Cologne?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Luxembourg, Luxembourg regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Luxembourg must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Luxembourg from Cologne here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Cologne from Luxembourg including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Luxembourg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $34 (€31).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cologne:

Taking a bus is usually $271 (€246) less than taking a flight to Cologne, which costs on average $306 (€277) for the same trip.

A bus is $3 (€3) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Luxembourg to Cologne costing on average $37 (€34).

The quickest way to travel from Luxembourg to Cologne is by train, which takes on average 3 h 27 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 50 min   of travel time.

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

The distance from Luxembourg to Cologne is approximately 98 miles (158 km).

The average frequency per day from Luxembourg to Cologne is:

  • 13 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Luxembourg to 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 from Luxembourg to Cologne:

  • Buses mostly leave from Luxembourg, P&R Bouillon and tend to arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).
  • Flights mostly leave from Luxembourg Airport and tend to arrive in Cologne/Bonn Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Luxembourg and tend to arrive in Köln Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Luxembourg to Cologne:

  • You can travel between Luxembourg and Cologne by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $34 (€31) with Flixbus from Luxembourg to Cologne.
  • You can travel from Luxembourg to Cologne by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $37 (€34) with Deutsche Bahn from Luxembourg to Cologne.

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

  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn with 1 direct train per day.

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 between Luxembourg and Cologne.

Looking to extend your trip from Luxembourg to Cologne? Many Omio customers who go from Luxembourg to Cologne usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels from Cologne, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Luxembourg to Cologne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $34 (€31) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $306 (€277) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $37 (€34) one way.

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

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