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How to get from Bologna to Cologne

Compare flights, trains, buses and transfers to get from Bologna to Cologne


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from Bologna to Cologne

How to get from Bologna to Cologne

Travel from Bologna to Cologne and discover this Germany city of 960.000 inhabitants. The distance from Bologna to Cologne is 787 kilometers; with Wanderio you can compare the available buses and flights to get from Bologna to Cologne, so that you can organize your trip choosing the fastest route, the most comfortable or the cheapest one. You can choose among different choices and organize your trip according to your needs, depending on whether you are looking for the fastest, the most comfortable or perhaps the cheapest travel solution. For example, by choosing a flight from Bologna to Cologne, you’ll get to your destination in about 2 hours on average; flight ticket prices start from 238 €. Going from Bologna to Cologne by bus instead? Prices for your ticket start from 46 € and the bus journey takes about 19 hours on average.

Buses Bologna - Cologne

Coaches from Bologna to Cologne are comfortable and rather cheap; you can travel with Flixbus on one of the 4 buses that every day link Bologna to Cologne and get you to your destination in about 19 hours on average. Bologna - Cologne bus tickets cost 50€ on average. Thanks to low cost fares though, you can find cheap buses at prices as low as 46€. Travelling Germany by bus could be the cheapest solution for you low budget trips.

Flights Bologna - Cologne

To get to Cologne from Bologna you can take a flight from Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport, which is the closest airport to Bologna, and arrive at Cologne Bonn Airport, the airport the best serves Cologne. The average price for a Bologna to Cologne flight is 949€, but you can find low cost flights as well, with prices starting from 238€. Getting from Bologna to Cologne by flight takes about 2 hours on average; however, you need to consider the time to get to the airport and pass the security checks. You can count on 212 daily connections between Bologna and Cologne provided by Blue Air, Air Dolomiti, and SWISS. Cologne Bonn Airport is the closest airport to Cologne and is 15.1 kilometers away from the city center; you can get to Cologne in 23 minutes thanks to airport shuttles from Cologne Bonn Airport to Cologne.