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Milan to Cologne by bus

The journey from Milan to Cologne by bus is 392.09 mi and takes 18 hr 55 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:20 AM and the last at 11:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Milan to Cologne by bus for as little as $41.04 or as much as $87.23. The best price for this journey is $41.04.

Lowest Price$41.04
Journey Duration18 hr 55 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$41.04
Highest Price$87.23
First Departure1:20 AM
Last Departure11:40 PM
Distance392.09 mi
DepartureMilan
ArrivalCologne
CarriersBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus

Milan to Cologne Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, May 23, 2024

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

On average, a bus ticket from Milan to Cologne will cost you $61.15. 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 $41.04. 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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The prices for bus tickets from Milan to Cologne 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 $61.15. 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 much time will it take to go from Milan to Cologne by bus?

The journey between Milan and Cologne by bus is approximately 392.09 mi. It will take you more or less 18 hr 55 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Milan and Cologne is around 392.09 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 18 hr 55 min. However, the fastest routes between Milan and Cologne take 12 hr 55 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

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

You will be able to travel from Milan to Cologne using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 16 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Milan to Cologne using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 2 direct connections from Milan to Cologne each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 14 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Milan to Cologne. 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 Milan to Cologne
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Milan to Cologne.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Milan 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 Milan 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.

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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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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $30.78 to $82.10 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 63% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Milan to Cologne

The cheapest Milan - Cologne bus tickets can be found for as low as $50.29 if you’re lucky, or $57.00 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $68.31.

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

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.

Services on board BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus from Milan to Cologne
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Milan to Cologne CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
44.17kg
Bus
47.33kg
Flight
126.2kg
Car
100.96kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Milan to Cologne?
A bus ticket from Milan to Cologne is $61.15. 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 $41.04.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Milan to Cologne?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Milan to Cologne is $41.04. 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 Milan and Cologne by bus?
Milan to Cologne is 392.09 mi.
How long does the bus between Milan and Cologne take?
Milan to Cologne is on average 18 hr 55 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 12 hr 55 min.
Which companies operate from Milan to Cologne?
The bus journey from Milan to Cologne is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Milan to Cologne?
Milan to Cologne has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Milan to Cologne leave?
The earliest bus from Milan to Cologne departs at 1:20 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 Milan to Cologne depart?
The latest bus from Milan to Cologne departs at 11:40 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 Milan 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 $41.04 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 Milan to Cologne?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Milan to go to Cologne.
What's the fastest journey time between Milan to Cologne by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Milan and Cologne is 12 hr 55 min.
Is there a direct bus from Milan to Cologne?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Milan and Cologne.
What are the CO2 emissions for Milan to Cologne by bus?
The bus journey from Milan to Cologne creates 47.33kg of CO2 emissions.

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