If the offers provided by buses do not suit your needs, trains and carpooling could represent a good alternative for this distance.
With such a long journey, we would like to give you some advice: you can look for a flight to Cologne, or if your budget is limited, you can check night buses and trains to save the daytime for your visits.
Travelling by bus to Cologne from Copenhagen: how many daily connections are there?
If you desire to go to Cologne from Copenhagen by bus, 6 daily connections are available. Please note that 4 routes include one change or more whereas 2 routes are direct lines. Therefore, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. However, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same bus for the whole trip.
When are the buses from Copenhagen to Cologne scheduled?
The average duration of the journey is 18 hours and 59 minutes, but the fastest bus connections get you to Cologne in 15 hours and 10 minutes. The first bus is scheduled at 16:04 and the last one at 23:04.
Which bus lines can take you from Copenhagen to Cologne?
Virail counts among its partners also FlixBus, with buses from Copenhagen to Cologne.
Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.