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from Regensburg to Cologne

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

Our recommendation

To get from Regensburg to Cologne on Sep 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:34PMRegensburg Hbf4h31 09:05PMCologne Hbf
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08:35PMRegensburg Hbf9h30 06:05AMCologne Hbf
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08:27AMRegensburg Hbf4h38 01:05PMCologne Hbf
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11:18AMRegensburg Hbf4h57 04:15PMCologne Messe/Deutz
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08:27AMRegensburg Hbf5h38 02:05PMCologne Hbf
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Travel Information to Cologne from Regensburg

distanceDistance264 miles (425 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $150
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€22) • 6 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $150 (€120) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings Europe, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 264 miles (425 km) to Cologne from Regensburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Eurowings Europe, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Regensburg to Cologne.

Travel Tips

Travel from Regensburg to Cologne
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 Regensburg to Cologne.
How do I travel from Regensburg to Cologne?

There are 3 ways to get from Regensburg to Cologne: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Regensburg to Cologne?

The cheapest way to travel from Regensburg to Cologne is by taking a bus with an average price of $27 (€22).

This is compared to other travel options to Cologne:

Taking a bus is about $122 (€98) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $150 (€120) for this route.

A bus is $30 (€24) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Regensburg to Cologne costing on average $57 (€46).

What is the quickest way to get from Regensburg to Cologne?

The fastest way from Regensburg to Cologne is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Cologne that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Cologne by bus can take on average 6 h 25 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 4 h 31 min.

What is the distance from Regensburg to Cologne?

The Regensburg to Cologne distance is around 264 miles (425 km).

How many services a day are there to Cologne from Regensburg?

The average frequency per day from Regensburg to Cologne is:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Regensburg and in Cologne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Regensburg to Cologne:

  • Buses mostly depart from Regensburg, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Regensburg Hbf and tend to arrive in Köln Hbf.
Who can get me from Regensburg to Cologne?

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

  • Travel with Eurowings Europe for flights to Cologne. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurowings Europe Regensburg to Cologne tickets on Omio for $150 (€120).
  • Flixbus can take you to Cologne by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Regensburg to Cologne for $27 (€22).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Cologne by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Regensburg to Cologne for $57 (€46) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Cologne from Regensburg?

Yes, there are direct routes from Regensburg to Cologne with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 10 direct trains a day to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Cologne from Regensburg ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Regensburg to Cologne don't make Cologne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cologne are Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels, 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!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Regensburg to Cologne online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $150 (€120) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket costs $27 (€22) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $57 (€46) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Regensburg 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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