How to travel from Oxford to Cologne

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Travel Information from Oxford to Cologne

distanceDistance357 miles (576 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $31
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 7 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $31 (€29) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 357 miles (576 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Oxford 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Oxford to Cologne.

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International travel from Oxford, United Kingdom to Cologne, Germany is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

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

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 8/8/22; 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 Oxford to Cologne.

Return travel to Oxford, United Kingdom from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Germany?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Germany?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Oxford, United Kingdom was last verified on 8/8/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Oxford from Cologne.

There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to Cologne: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Cologne from Oxford is by taking a train, which costs on average $2 (€2).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cologne:

A train is generally $24 (€22) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $26 (€24) from Oxford to Cologne.

Taking a train is usually $29 (€27) less than taking a flight to Cologne, which costs on average $31 (€29) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Cologne from Oxford is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Cologne can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Cologne by bus can take on average 15 h 1 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 25 min.

You should expect to travel around 357 miles (576 km) between Oxford and Cologne.

The average frequency per day from Oxford to Cologne is:

  • Around 5 buses per day.
  • 5 trains a day.

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Oxford, St Aldate's and tend to arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof).
  • Trains mostly depart from Oxford and arrive in Köln Hbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Oxford to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Cologne. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Oxford to Cologne tickets on Omio for $31 (€29).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Oxford to Cologne often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Oxford and Cologne itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cologne and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Oxford to Cologne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $26 (€24) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $31 (€29) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $2 (€2) one way.

But we recommend booking Oxford to Cologne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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