You can get from Munich to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Munich to Cologne on Dec 1 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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There are 3 ways to travel from Munich to Cologne including taking a flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Munich to Cologne is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $19 (€16) compared to other travel options to Cologne:
A bus is generally $53 (€44) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $72 (€60) from Munich to Cologne.
A bus is generally $2 (€2) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $21 (€18) from Munich to Cologne.
The fastest way to get to Cologne from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.
Other travel options to Cologne can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 15 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 23 min on average.
The distance is approximately 282 miles (455 km) from Munich to Cologne.
The average frequency per day from Munich to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Munich to Cologne as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Munich to Cologne:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Munich to Cologne with the following travel companies:
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 from Munich to Cologne.
When planning your trip from Munich to Cologne, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Munich to Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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