Bus Brussels to Cologne and return

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Want to travel from Brussels to Cologne or from Cologne to Brussels? You can choose between the following companies: Eurolines Germany, FlixBus, Rede Expressos or Movelia. They will get you there at an affordable price. You can travel for as low as $9.92 or reach your desired destination within 3h 10m. Travel smart!

Brussels to Cologne Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$9.92
Fastest Bus2h 55m
Distance113.9 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus, ALSA, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France, OUIBUS
  Bus Brussels - Cologne    114 mi
Ø Bus connections11 x
Savings-57%

The cheapest bus routes from Brussels to Cologne

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      7:15 AM
      10:25 AM
    29 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.92
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:45 PM
      6:25 PM
    6 Nov
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:45 PM
      6:25 PM
    25 Oct
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      5:30 PM
      8:25 PM
    30 Nov
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      5:30 PM
      8:25 PM
    4 Nov
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      11:00 AM
      2:00 PM
    29 Oct
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      4:30 PM
      8:00 PM
    29 Oct
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:45 PM
      6:25 PM
    30 Oct
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:45 PM
      6:25 PM
    13 Nov
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:45 PM
      6:25 PM
    11 Dec
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:45 PM
      6:25 PM
    16 Oct
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:15 PM
      5:40 PM
    29 Oct
    OUIBUSOUIBUS
    from $12.14
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:15 PM
      5:40 PM
    29 Oct
    OUIBUSOUIBUS
    from $12.14
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      8:00 AM
      5:30 PM
    29 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $23.15


  Train Brussels - Cologne    114 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Brussels to Cologne

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      5:25 PM
      7:15 PM
    25 Dec
    ThalysThalys
    from $20.97
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      5:15 PM
      7:15 PM
    2 Nov
    ThalysThalys
    from $20.97
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      8:15 AM
      10:15 AM
    19 Nov
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $21.96
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      7:45 AM
      10:15 AM
    6 Nov
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $21.96


  Carpooling Brussels - Cologne    114 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Brussels to Cologne

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      7:00 AM
      9:50 AM
    23 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $12.14
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      11:30 PM
      1:10 AM
    16 Oct
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $12.14
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      2:00 PM
      4:30 PM
    17 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $12.14
  • Brussels
    Cologne
      12:50 PM
      3:20 PM
    20 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $14.35


  Bus Cologne - Brussels    114 mi
Ø Bus connections11 x
Savings-55%

The cheapest bus routes from Cologne to Brussels

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      10:30 AM
      2:45 PM
    31 Oct
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      10:30 AM
      2:45 PM
    22 Oct
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      10:30 AM
      2:45 PM
    31 Oct
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      11:45 AM
      3:00 PM
    18 Nov
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      5:30 PM
      8:00 PM
    29 Oct
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      8:45 AM
      12:15 PM
    29 Oct
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      10:30 AM
      2:45 PM
    2 Nov
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      10:30 AM
      2:45 PM
    7 Nov
    ALSAALSA
    from $9.93
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      8:30 PM
      11:45 PM
    29 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $11.02
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      11:00 AM
      2:55 PM
    29 Oct
    OUIBUSOUIBUS
    from $12.14
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      11:00 AM
      2:55 PM
    29 Oct
    OUIBUSOUIBUS
    from $12.14
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      7:00 PM
      9:30 PM
    2 Jan
    Union IvkoniUnion Ivkoni
    from $19.55
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      4:15 PM
      9:30 PM
    8 Dec
    Union IvkoniUnion Ivkoni
    from $19.55
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      2:35 AM
      6:45 AM
    29 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $22.06


  Train Cologne - Brussels    114 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Cologne to Brussels

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      6:43 PM
      8:35 PM
    22 Oct
    ThalysThalys
    from $20.97
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      8:44 AM
      10:45 AM
    2 Nov
    ThalysThalys
    from $20.97
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      5:43 PM
      8:14 PM
    28 Oct
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $21.96
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      9:43 AM
      12:14 PM
    19 Nov
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $21.96


  Carpooling Cologne - Brussels    114 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cologne to Brussels

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      2:10 AM
      6:10 AM
    20 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $11.03
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      12:50 PM
      3:40 PM
    27 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $11.38
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      6:00 AM
      8:30 AM
    17 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $12.14
  • Cologne
    Brussels
      12:20 PM
      3:00 PM
    18 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $13.24


Current ticket prices

There's two things to consider when it comes to picking the perfect bus. Number one is to compare prices for your trip from Brussels to Cologne. Tickets are usually cheapest when booked in advance. Should you book last-minute, you might have to pay a bit more. Number two is to compare traveling times because there can be significant differences. So, if you don't want to spend too much time on the road, simply pick the fastest bus.

Bus stops in Brussels and Cologne

  Stations
Trankgasse 11, 50667 Cologne (Germany)
Ottopl. 7, 50679 Cologne (Germany)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also the greenest way to travel thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as convenient as flying or taking the train. In recent years, operators have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to free WiFi. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all operators. For instance, free WiFi can be found on board most buses operated by FlixBus. That way you'll be able to share photos of your trip with friends while on the road.

A generous baggage policy also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's operators. Your trip from Cologne to Brussels can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Most operators offering intercity bus rides from Brussels to Cologne, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or oversized baggage can usually be booked for a few dollars (or the currency of the country you're traveling in).

Take a look at the exact location of the bus stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current promotions for your Brussels – Cologne bus. The choice is yours - travel smart!

Brussels and Cologne: Useful Info

Brussels
1.02 Million
Cologne
1.08 Million
Taxi
$6.62
$5.85
Brussels
Cologne
A cab ride in Brussels is 12% more expensive than in Cologne.
Local buses
$2.32
$3.09
Brussels
Cologne
A bus fare in Brussels is 25% cheaper than in Cologne.
Beer
$4.41
$3.86
Brussels
Cologne
A large beer in Brussels is 13% more expensive than in Cologne.
Water
$1.05
$0.50
Brussels
Cologne
A bottle of water in Brussels is 53% more expensive than in Cologne.
Meal
$17.83
$7.12
Brussels
Cologne
A meal in Brussels is 61% more expensive than in Cologne.
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