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from Tübingen to Cologne

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

Our recommendation

To get from Tübingen to Cologne on Oct 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:57PMTübingen Hbf3h08 09:05PMCologne Hbf
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10:47PMTübingen Hbf9h18 08:05AMCologne Hbf
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07:57AMTübingen Hbf3h08 11:05AMCologne Hbf
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06:58AMTübingen Hbf4h07 11:05AMCologne Hbf
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09:57AMTübingen Hbf3h08 01:05PMCologne Hbf
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Oct 19
$46Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 20
$29Deutsche Bahn
Oct 21
$29Deutsche Bahn
$154Eurowings Europe
Oct 23
$43Deutsche Bahn
Oct 24
$46Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information to Cologne from Tübingen

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $59
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€12) • 5 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $59 (€48) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 190 miles (307 km) by bus, flight or train from Tübingen to 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 $15 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Tübingen to Cologne.

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Travel Tips

Travel from Tübingen 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 Tübingen to Cologne.
What are the ways to get from Tübingen to Cologne?

There are 3 ways to travel from Tübingen to Cologne including taking a bus, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Tübingen to Cologne is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $15 (€12) compared to other travel options to Cologne:

A bus is $44 (€36) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Tübingen to Cologne costing on average $59 (€48).

A bus is generally $15 (€12) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $29 (€24) from Tübingen to Cologne.

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

The fastest way from Tübingen 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 5 h 55 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 34 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Tübingen and Cologne?

Cologne is approximately 190 miles (307 km) away from Tübingen.

How many services a day are there between Tübingen and Cologne?

The average frequency per day from Tübingen to Cologne is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Tübingen to Cologne:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Tübingen, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Tübingen Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Tübingen to Cologne?

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

  • You can travel between Tübingen and Cologne by bus with BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $15 (€12) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Tübingen to Cologne.
  • You can take a flight from Tübingen to Cologne with Eurowings. Cheap tickets can be found for $59 (€48) with Eurowings from Tübingen to Cologne.
  • You can travel by train from Tübingen to Cologne with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Tübingen to Cologne tickets for $29 (€24) on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Cologne from Tübingen?

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

  • You can find 12 direct trains per day to take 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 route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Tübingen and Cologne ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Tübingen to Cologne? Many Omio customers who go from Tübingen 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 should I buy a ticket from Tübingen to Cologne online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $15 (€12) one way on average for this trip.
  • A plane ticket costs $59 (€48) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $29 (€24) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Tübingen 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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