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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Cologne to Munich?

On average, a bus ticket from Cologne to Munich will cost you $ 28.35. 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 $ 17.56. 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.

Journey Details

Best price $ 18.74
Journey duration 8 h 43 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 10:15
Last departure 12:15
Distance 283.3 mi

Ticket price Cologne - Munich every day

In 2 days
In 3 days
In 4 days
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$ 42.06
$ 20.97
$ 20.97
$ 28
$ 36.21
$ 20.97
$ 23.42
$ 18.74
$ 221.59
$ 89.04
$ 40.58
$ 171.01
$ 76.43
$ 16.40
$ 31.64
$ 29.29
Duration: 9 h 10 min
Cologne - Airport - Munich - Bus station
21:20 - 06:30
$ 23.42

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

The journey between Cologne and Munich runs for about 283.3 mi and usually takes approximately 9 h 8 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 7 h 50 min. If you are trying to get from Cologne to Munich as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

At what time of the day can I travel from Cologne to Munich?

The first daily departure from Cologne to Munich leaves at 13:40, while the last journey of the day sets out at 12:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Cologne and Munich. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many journeys from Cologne to Munich are there every day?

On average, there are 2 daily departures from Cologne to Munich. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 19 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Flixbus, Karat - S, Ouibus, Karat-S (Карат-С) and BlaBlaBus, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 2 departures from Cologne which travel directly to Munich. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.

Stations of departure

Cologne - Aéroport
Cologne South, Airport
Cologne / Bonn Airport Busterminal
Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) Cologne Bonn airport (bus terminal), Kennedystrasse
Flughafen Köln/Bonn Airport (CGN)
Cologne - Airport

Destination stations

Munich - Aéroport
Munich central bus station
Munich Bus station Central, Arnulfstrasse 21
ZOB Hackerbrücke
Munich - Gare routière
Munich - Bus station