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Cologne to Bucharest by bus

The journey from Cologne to Bucharest by bus is 994.99 mi and takes 39 hr 37 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:10 AM and the last at 11:35 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Bucharest by bus for as little as $111.62 or as much as $172.64. The best price for this journey is $111.62.

Lowest Price$111.62
Journey Duration39 hr 37 min
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$111.62
Highest Price$172.64
First Departure1:10 AM
Last Departure11:35 PM
Distance994.99 mi
DepartureCologne
ArrivalBucharest
CarriersFlixBus, FlixTrain

Cologne to Bucharest Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, Jul 19, 2024

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

The prices for bus tickets from Cologne to Bucharest vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Cologne to Bucharest will cost $111.62. The average bus ticket price is approximately $135.63. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for bus tickets from Cologne to Bucharest vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $135.63. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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

The journey between Cologne and Bucharest by bus is approximately 994.99 mi. It will take you more or less 39 hr 37 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Cologne and Bucharest by bus usually takes 39 hr 37 min to cover a distance of 994.99 mi. The shortest journey from Cologne to Bucharest will take you 30 hr 25 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Bucharest quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

How many times a day do departures from Cologne leave for Bucharest?

You will be able to travel from Cologne to Bucharest using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 8 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Cologne to Bucharest using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Cologne to Bucharest each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 7 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cologne to Bucharest. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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The cheapest Cologne - Bucharest bus tickets can be found for as low as $74.08 if you’re lucky, or $119.85 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $179.32.

Find the best day to travel to Bucharest by bus

When travelling to Bucharest 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!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus and FlixTrain from Cologne to Bucharest
Compare services on board when travelling from Cologne to Bucharest by bus.
Facilities FlixBus FlixTrain
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luggage Luggage check check
food_and_drink Food and drink check check
air_con Air conditioning check check
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accessibility Accessibility cross check
bicycle Bicycle cross check
sleeper_couchette Sleeper cross check

Cologne to Bucharest CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
112.09kg
Bus
120.1kg
Flight
320.26kg
Car
256.2kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cologne to Bucharest?
A bus ticket from Cologne to Bucharest is $135.63. 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 $111.62.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cologne to Bucharest?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Bucharest is $111.62. 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 Bucharest by bus?
Cologne to Bucharest is 994.99 mi.
How long does the bus between Cologne and Bucharest take?
Cologne to Bucharest is on average 39 hr 37 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 30 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Bucharest?
The bus journey from Cologne to Bucharest is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus and FlixTrain.
How many bus connections per day go from Cologne to Bucharest?
Cologne to Bucharest has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cologne to Bucharest leave?
The earliest bus from Cologne to Bucharest departs at 1:10 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 Bucharest depart?
The latest bus from Cologne to Bucharest departs at 11:35 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 Bucharest 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 $111.62 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 Bucharest?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Cologne to go to Bucharest.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Bucharest by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cologne and Bucharest is 30 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct bus from Cologne to Bucharest?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cologne and Bucharest.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Bucharest by bus?
The bus journey from Cologne to Bucharest creates 120.1kg of CO2 emissions.

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