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Cologne to Strasbourg by bus

The journey from Cologne to Strasbourg by bus is 166.36 mi and takes 8 hr 21 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:55 AM and the last at 11:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Strasbourg by bus for as little as $13.33 or as much as $125.16. The best price for this journey is $13.33.

Lowest Price$13.33
Journey Duration8 hr 21 min
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$13.33
Highest Price$125.16
First Departure9:55 AM
Last Departure11:25 PM
Distance166.36 mi
DepartureCologne
ArrivalStrasbourg
CarriersBlaBlaCar Bus, TGV inOuiMore

Cologne to Strasbourg Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Cologne to Strasbourg. On average, though, you'll pay about $39.62 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $13.33, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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The prices for bus tickets from Cologne to Strasbourg 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 $39.62. 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 the journey from Cologne to Strasbourg take by bus?

The average journey time is 8 hr 21 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 166.36 mi from Cologne to Strasbourg. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Cologne to Strasbourg to take longer than 8 hr 21 min. The journey from Cologne to Strasbourg covers a distance of 166.36 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 8 hr 21 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 5 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 Strasbourg faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Cologne to Strasbourg leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Cologne at 9:55 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 11:25 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Cologne and Strasbourg. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Cologne at 9:55 AM, and the last departure will leave at 11:25 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Cologne to Strasbourg can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

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

If you want to get from Cologne to Strasbourg, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 8 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 3 direct journeys between Cologne and Strasbourg. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 5 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 Strasbourg. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cologne to Strasbourg, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Cologne to Strasbourg.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Strasbourg

The cheapest Cologne - Strasbourg bus tickets can be found for as low as $13.15 if you’re lucky, or $21.40 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $32.48.

Find the best day to travel to Strasbourg by bus

When travelling to Strasbourg 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.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Cologne to Strasbourg

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain and TGV inOui when traveling from Cologne to Strasbourg.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board BlaBlaCar Bus, TGV inOui and FlixTrain from Cologne to Strasbourg
Compare services on board when travelling from Cologne to Strasbourg by bus.
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Cologne to Strasbourg CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
18.74kg
Bus
20.08kg
Flight
53.55kg
Car
42.84kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cologne to Strasbourg?
A bus ticket from Cologne to Strasbourg is $39.62. 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 $13.33.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cologne to Strasbourg?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Strasbourg is $13.33. 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 Strasbourg by bus?
Cologne to Strasbourg is 166.36 mi.
How long does the bus between Cologne and Strasbourg take?
Cologne to Strasbourg is on average 8 hr 21 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Strasbourg?
The bus journey from Cologne to Strasbourg is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: BlaBlaCar Bus, TGV inOui, FlixTrain and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Cologne to Strasbourg?
Cologne to Strasbourg has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cologne to Strasbourg leave?
The earliest bus from Cologne to Strasbourg departs at 9:55 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 Strasbourg depart?
The latest bus from Cologne to Strasbourg departs at 11:25 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 Strasbourg 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 $13.33 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.
From which stations can I leave from Cologne to Strasbourg?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Cologne to go to Strasbourg. You can go from Köln Hbf (Breslauer Platz), Köln Messe/Deutz, Cologne Mülheim and Köln Flughafen and you can arrive at Lingolsheim, Strasbourg Boulevard de Metz and Strasbourg Place de l'Étoile.
How many direct connections depart from Cologne to Strasbourg?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Cologne to go to Strasbourg.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Strasbourg by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cologne and Strasbourg is 5 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Cologne to Strasbourg?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cologne and Strasbourg.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Strasbourg by bus?
The bus journey from Cologne to Strasbourg creates 20.08kg of CO2 emissions.

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