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Prague to Cologne bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$23.76
Shortest Duration9h 5m
Trips per day39
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cheapest bus ticket from Prague to Cologne?

Bus tickets from Prague to Cologne start at just €15. On average, tickets for this route cost about €32. By booking your ticket at least 24 days in advance, however, you can save almost €17 versus booking last minute.

Is there a direct bus from Prague to Cologne?

There are three bus carriers that offer direct service from Prague to Cologne: RegioJet, FlixBus and Eurolines France. Out of the three, FlixBus has the most direct routes. In total, there are an average of 28 trips per day on this route, with the fastest buses getting to Cologne in 10 hours.

What is Cologne famous for?

Cologne is most well-known for the gorgeous Cologne Cathedral, which is Germany’s most-visited landmark. Construction on the Cologne Cathedral was finished in 1880, and the church was declared a World Heritage Site in 1996. By paying €3, you can enter the Cathedral to admire the Gothic architecture and climb its towers.

How much does a bus ticket from Prague to Cologne cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Prague to Cologne were $41.49.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Prague to Cologne is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Prague to Cologne?

The distance between Prague and Cologne is approximately 333.97 miles, or 537.34 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 12 hours and 57 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 5 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Prague to Cologne?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Prague to Cologne by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Prague to Cologne?

On average there are 39 scheduled bus trips per day. FlixBus has the most regularly scheduled departures from Prague to Cologne, with an average of 38.317 trips per day and 574.75 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Prague to Cologne. Of the 39 trips there are 6 trips that are direct connections to Cologne.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Prague to Cologne start at $31.27.

2 carriers offer Prague to Cologne bus trips

RegioJet Bus

Book RegioJet Bus from Prague to Cologne from $24.72. Typically there is one RegioJet Bus schedule per day from Prague to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay $28.78 for a RegioJet Bus ticket to Cologne. In Prague, RegioJet Bus departs to Cologne from ÚAN Florenc, In Cologne, RegioJet Bus arrives at Bonn Airport Terminal 2,

An average trip on RegioJet Bus from Prague to Cologne takes 9 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, RegioJet Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $30.50 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Cologne.

Avg. Time
9h 5m
Avg. Price
$28.78

FlixBus

Book FlixBus from Prague to Cologne from $23.59. There are 38.316667 trips per day offered by FlixBus from Prague to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay $44.93 for a FlixBus ticket to Cologne. In Prague, FlixBus departs to Cologne from ÚAN Florenc and 6 other stations. In Cologne, FlixBus arrives at Bonn Airport Terminal 2 and 4 other stations.

An average trip on FlixBus from Prague to Cologne takes 12 hours and 58 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Cologne in 9 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, FlixBus offers 42.277778 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $48.56 for a weekend trip to Cologne.

Avg. Time
12h 58m
Avg. Price
$44.93
There are 7 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Cologne will depart from these stations in Prague:
  • ÚAN Florenc
  • Main Railway Station
  • Ostrovského 34/1
  • Zličín
  • Tomíčkova
  • Hradčanská
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Buses arrive in Cologne at 5 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Cologne for trips arriving from Prague:
  • Bonn Airport Terminal 2
  • Leverkusen
  • Central Station
  • Wickenpfädchen 11
  • Köln Messe/Deutz

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