|Distance||250 miles (404 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$34 - $346|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $34 (€32) • 8 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $151 (€140) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 250 miles (404 km) between Olten and Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€32). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Olten to Cologne.
International travel from Olten, Switzerland to Cologne, Germany is: Fully open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 8/7/22; 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 to Cologne from Olten.
The restriction level for your return to Olten, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 8/3/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Olten from Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to get from Olten to Cologne: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Olten is by taking a bus, which costs on average $34 (€32).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Cologne:
Taking a bus is about $116 (€108) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $151 (€140) for this route.
A bus is generally $311 (€289) less than a ferry for the same route. Taking a ferry costs on average $346 (€321) from Olten to Cologne.
Taking a bus is usually $11 (€10) less than taking a train to Cologne, which costs on average $45 (€42) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Olten to Cologne is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.
There are alternative travel options to Cologne that can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 45 min.
In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min on average.
In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 31 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 250 miles (404 km) between Olten and Cologne.
The average frequency per day from Olten to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Olten and Cologne as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Olten to Cologne:
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