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Cologne to Duisburg by bus

The journey from Cologne to Duisburg by bus is 35.44 mi and takes 1 hr 39 min. There are 10 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:05 AM and the last at 10:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Duisburg by bus for as little as $5.23 or as much as $15.39. The best price for this journey is $5.23.

Lowest Price$5.23
Journey Duration1 hr 39 min
Connection per Day10
Lowest Price$5.23
Highest Price$15.39
First Departure4:05 AM
Last Departure10:55 PM
Distance35.44 mi
CarriersFlixBus DACH GmbH, FlixBus

Cologne to Duisburg Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Cologne to Duisburg?

On average, a bus ticket from Cologne to Duisburg will cost you $7.84. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $5.23. 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.
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When you're traveling from Cologne to Duisburg, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $7.84. 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.

How long is the journey from Cologne to Duisburg by bus?

The distance between Cologne to Duisburg is approximately 35.44 mi. In general, it will take you about 1 hr 39 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The distance between Cologne and Duisburg is around 35.44 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 hr 39 min. However, the fastest routes between Cologne and Duisburg take 0 hr 35 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

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

If you want to get from Cologne to Duisburg, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 10 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 9 direct journeys between Cologne and Duisburg. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 1 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cologne to Duisburg. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cologne to Duisburg.

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The cheapest Cologne - Duisburg bus tickets can be found for as low as $6.71 if you’re lucky, or $7.73 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $8.97.

Find the best day to travel to Duisburg by bus

When travelling to Duisburg 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

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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 Duisburg
Compare services on board when travelling from Cologne to Duisburg by bus.
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air_con Air conditioning check check
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Cologne to Duisburg CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cologne to Duisburg?
A bus ticket from Cologne to Duisburg is $7.84. 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 $5.23.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cologne to Duisburg?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Duisburg is $5.23. 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 Duisburg by bus?
Cologne to Duisburg is 35.44 mi.
How long does the bus between Cologne and Duisburg take?
Cologne to Duisburg is on average 1 hr 39 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 35 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Duisburg?
The bus journey from Cologne to Duisburg is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus DACH GmbH, FlixBus and FlixTrain.
How many bus connections per day go from Cologne to Duisburg?
Cologne to Duisburg has 10 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cologne to Duisburg leave?
The earliest bus from Cologne to Duisburg departs at 4:05 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 Duisburg depart?
The latest bus from Cologne to Duisburg departs at 10:55 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 Duisburg 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 $5.23 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 Duisburg?
There are on average 9 direct connection(s) from Cologne to go to Duisburg.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Duisburg by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cologne and Duisburg is 0 hr 35 min.
Is there a direct bus from Cologne to Duisburg?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cologne and Duisburg.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Duisburg by bus?
The bus journey from Cologne to Duisburg creates 4.28kg of CO2 emissions.

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