Bus Leuven - Cologne prices from $14.36

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Leuven to Cologne by bus

The journey from Leuven to Cologne by bus is 98 mi and takes 3 h 35 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:15pm and the last at 12:00am. It is possible to travel from Leuven to Cologne by bus for as little as $14.36 or as much as $35.11. The best price for this journey is $14.36.

Best Price $14.36
Journey Duration 3 h 35 min
Connection per Day 1
Lowest Price $14.36
Highest Price $35.11
First Departure 4:15pm
Last Departure 12:00am
Distance 98 mi
Departure Leuven
Arrival Cologne
Carriers FlixBus

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Departure date
Wednesday,Dec 06 2023

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How much does it cost to get from Leuven to Cologne by bus?

On average, a bus ticket from Leuven to Cologne will cost you $19.40. 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 $10.26. 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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Cheap tickets from Leuven to Cologne
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Leuven to Cologne.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Leuven to Cologne

The cheapest Leuven - Cologne bus tickets can be found for as low as $12 if you’re lucky, or $19 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $35.

Find the best day to travel to Cologne by bus

When travelling to Cologne 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 from Leuven to Cologne
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Leuven to Cologne CO2 Emissions by Bus


Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Leuven to Cologne?
A bus ticket from Leuven to Cologne is $20.49. 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 Leuven to Cologne?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Leuven to Cologne 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 Leuven and Cologne by bus?
Leuven to Cologne is 98 mi.
How long does the bus between Leuven and Cologne take?
Leuven to Cologne is on average 3 h 36 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 h 35 min.
Which companies operate from Leuven to Cologne?
The bus journey from Leuven to Cologne is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Leuven to Cologne?
Leuven to Cologne has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Leuven to Cologne leave?
The earliest bus from Leuven to Cologne departs at 4:15pm. 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 Leuven to Cologne depart?
The latest bus from Leuven to Cologne departs at 12:00am. 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 Leuven to Cologne 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.
From which stations can I leave from Leuven to Cologne?
There are 2 station(s) that you can depart from Leuven to go to Cologne. You can go from Leuven and Leuven Central Bus Station and you can arrive at Cgn Airport, Aéroport Cologne / Bonn Terminal Des Bus, Flughafen Köln/bonn Airport (cgn) and Cologne South, Airport.
How many direct connections depart from Leuven to Cologne?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Leuven to go to Cologne.
What's the fastest journey time between Leuven to Cologne by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Leuven and Cologne is 3 h 35 min.
Is there a direct bus from Leuven to Cologne?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Leuven and Cologne.
What are the CO2 emissions for Leuven to Cologne by bus?
The bus journey from Leuven to Cologne creates 8.1kg of CO2 emissions.

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