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Cologne to Wurzburg by bus

The journey from Cologne to Wurzburg by bus is 153.74 mi and takes 4 hr 47 min. There are 14 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:15 AM and the last at 9:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Wurzburg by bus for as little as $14.36 or as much as $30.78. The best price for this journey is $14.36.

Lowest Price$14.36
Journey Duration4 hr 47 min
Connection per Day14
Lowest Price$14.36
Highest Price$30.78
First Departure2:15 AM
Last Departure9:00 PM
Distance153.74 mi
CarriersFlixTrain, FlixBus

Cologne to Wurzburg Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 21, 2024

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Planning to travel from Cologne to Wurzburg? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

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

The cheapest bus tickets from Cologne to Wurzburg cost $14.36. On average, you can expect to spend around $21.17 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Cologne to Wurzburg.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Cologne to Wurzburg. On average, though, you'll pay about $21.17 for a bus ticket. 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.

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

The average journey time is 4 hr 47 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 153.74 mi from Cologne to Wurzburg. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Cologne to Wurzburg to take longer than 4 hr 47 min. In order to get from Cologne to Wurzburg faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Cologne and Wurzburg will complete the journey in 4 hr 0 min.On average, it will take you about 4 hr 47 min to travel the 153.74 mi between Cologne and Wurzburg.

How many times a day do journeys run from Cologne to Wurzburg?

The route from Cologne to Wurzburg 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 14 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Cologne to Wurzburg, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 12 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 2 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 Wurzburg. 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 Wurzburg
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cologne to Wurzburg.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cologne to Wurzburg, 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 Wurzburg.

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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The cheapest Cologne - Wurzburg bus tickets can be found for as low as $18.13 if you’re lucky, or $21.48 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $26.81.

Find the best day to travel to Wurzburg by bus

When travelling to Wurzburg 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.

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.

Ticket types and facilities from Cologne to Wurzburg

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


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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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
Services on board FlixTrain and FlixBus from Cologne to Wurzburg
Compare services on board when travelling from Cologne to Wurzburg by bus.
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luggage Luggage check check
accessibility Accessibility check cross
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air_con Air conditioning check check
bicycle Bicycle check cross
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Cologne to Wurzburg CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cologne to Wurzburg?
A bus ticket from Cologne to Wurzburg is $21.17. 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 $14.36.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cologne to Wurzburg?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Wurzburg is $14.36. 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 Wurzburg by bus?
Cologne to Wurzburg is 153.74 mi.
How long does the bus between Cologne and Wurzburg take?
Cologne to Wurzburg is on average 4 hr 47 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Wurzburg?
The bus journey from Cologne to Wurzburg is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixTrain and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Cologne to Wurzburg?
Cologne to Wurzburg has 14 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cologne to Wurzburg leave?
The earliest bus from Cologne to Wurzburg departs at 2:15 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 Wurzburg depart?
The latest bus from Cologne to Wurzburg departs at 9:00 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 Wurzburg 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 $14.36 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 Wurzburg?
There are on average 12 direct connection(s) from Cologne to go to Wurzburg.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Wurzburg by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cologne and Wurzburg is 4 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Cologne to Wurzburg?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cologne and Wurzburg.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Wurzburg by bus?
The bus journey from Cologne to Wurzburg creates 18.56kg of CO2 emissions.

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