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Cologne to Bochum by bus

The journey from Cologne to Bochum by bus is 39.65 mi and takes 2 hr 20 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:45 AM and the last at 9:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Bochum by bus for as little as $5.12 or as much as $25.65. The best price for this journey is $5.12.

Lowest Price$5.12
Journey Duration2 hr 20 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$5.12
Highest Price$25.65
First Departure4:45 AM
Last Departure9:55 PM
Distance39.65 mi
DepartureCologne
ArrivalBochum
CarriersFlixBus Polska sp. z.o.o., FlixBus DACH GmbH

Cologne to Bochum Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Cologne to Bochum?

When you're traveling from Cologne to Bochum, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $10.05. You might be able to find prices as low as $5.12, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a bus ticket from Cologne to Bochum will cost you $10.05. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from Cologne to Bochum by bus?

Traveling from Cologne to Bochum by bus will usually take 2 hr 20 min. This journey covers a distance of 39.65 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hr 20 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from Cologne to Bochum covers a distance of 39.65 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 hr 20 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 hr 0 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Cologne to Bochum faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many journeys from Cologne to Bochum take place each day?

The route from Cologne to Bochum is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Cologne 5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Cologne to Bochum, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cologne to Bochum. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Find the best day to travel to Bochum by bus

When travelling to Bochum by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Cologne to Bochum CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
4.47kg
Bus
4.79kg
Flight
12.76kg
Car
10.21kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cologne to Bochum?
A bus ticket from Cologne to Bochum is $10.05. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $5.12.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cologne to Bochum?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Bochum is $5.12. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Cologne and Bochum by bus?
Cologne to Bochum is 39.65 mi.
How long does the bus between Cologne and Bochum take?
Cologne to Bochum is on average 2 hr 20 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Bochum?
The bus journey from Cologne to Bochum is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus Polska sp. z.o.o., FlixBus DACH GmbH and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Cologne to Bochum?
Cologne to Bochum has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cologne to Bochum leave?
The earliest bus from Cologne to Bochum departs at 4:45 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Cologne to Bochum depart?
The latest bus from Cologne to Bochum departs at 9:55 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Cologne to Bochum in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $5.12 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Cologne to Bochum?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Cologne to go to Bochum.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Bochum by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cologne and Bochum is 2 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Cologne to Bochum?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cologne and Bochum.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Bochum by bus?
The bus journey from Cologne to Bochum creates 4.79kg of CO2 emissions.

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