Bus Cologne to Frankfurt am Main and return

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Facts about the bus from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main

Cheapest Bus$8.19
Fastest Bus2h 30m
Earliest Bus3:50 AM
Latest Bus7:40 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance94.8 miles
Bus CompaniesEurolines Germany, Karat-S, FlixBus, BlaBlaBus

The cheapest bus routes from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main

Today
from $8.19
Tomorrow
from $16.62
08/09
from $8.19
08/10
from $8.19
08/11
08/12
from $8.19

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Eurolines Germany
    7:40 PM
    Cologne - Central station
    Duration 2h 50m
    10:30 PM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    from$8.19
  • Karat-S
    12:15 PM
    Cologne
    Duration 3h 0m
    3:15 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$9.24
  • FlixBus
    3:50 AM
    Cologne - Refrath
    Duration 2h 30m
    6:20 AM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    from$11.86
  • FlixBus
    6:30 PM
    Cologne - Refrath
    Duration 5h 10m
    11:40 PM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    from$15.41
  • FlixBus
    5:35 PM
    Cologne - Refrath
    Duration 6h 5m
    11:40 PM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    from$15.41
  • Eurolines Germany
    8:40 AM
    Cologne - Central station
    Duration 2h 50m
    11:30 AM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    from$16.62
  • BlaBlaBus
    7:00 AM
    Cologne - Messe/Deutz station (train)
    Duration 4h 55m
    11:55 AM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    from$27.19

The cheapest train connections from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Deutsche Bahn
    8:53 PM
    Cologne
    Duration 2h 17m
    11:10 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$20.78
  • Deutsche Bahn
    8:41 PM
    Cologne
    Duration 2h 43m
    11:24 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$20.78
  • Deutsche Bahn
    9:41 PM
    Cologne
    Duration 2h 48m
    12:29 AM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$20.78
  • Deutsche Bahn
    2:17 AM
    Cologne
    Duration 2h 39m
    4:56 AM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$20.78

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    11:20 AM
    Cologne
    Duration 2h 0m
    1:20 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$8.31
  • BlaBlaCar
    10:30 AM
    Cologne
    Duration 1h 50m
    12:20 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$8.31
  • Movacar
    4:00 PM
    Cologne
    Duration 1h 58m
    5:58 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$67.49
  • Movacar
    12:00 PM
    Cologne
    Duration 1h 58m
    1:58 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    from$67.49

The cheapest bus routes from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • RegioJet
    6:25 AM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 2h 45m
    9:10 AM
    Cologne
    from$8.11
  • RegioJet
    5:55 AM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 3h 15m
    9:10 AM
    Cologne
    from$8.11
  • Eurolines Germany
    5:25 AM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    Duration 2h 40m
    8:05 AM
    Cologne - Central station
    from$8.19
  • FlixBus
    11:25 PM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    Duration 3h 0m
    2:25 AM
    Cologne - Central station
    from$14.24
  • Eurolines Germany
    8:45 AM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    Duration 2h 45m
    11:30 AM
    Cologne - Central station
    from$16.62
  • BlaBlaBus
    10:45 AM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    Duration 5h 15m
    4:00 PM
    Cologne - Messe/Deutz station (train)
    from$27.19
  • Greyhound US
    6:40 PM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    Duration 20h 20m
    3:00 PM
    Cologne - Central station
    from$62.00
  • Greyhound US
    8:25 PM
    Frankfurt am Main - Central station Area B
    Duration 1h 55m
    10:20 PM
    Cologne - Central station
    from$62.00

The cheapest train connections from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Deutsche Bahn
    11:24 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 2h 49m
    2:13 AM
    Cologne
    from$20.78
  • Deutsche Bahn
    1:44 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 2h 35m
    4:19 PM
    Cologne
    from$26.01

The cheapest carpooling offers from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    5:20 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 2h 0m
    7:20 PM
    Cologne
    from$8.31
  • BlaBlaCar
    11:30 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 2h 0m
    1:30 AM
    Cologne
    from$8.31
  • Movacar
    12:00 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 1h 58m
    1:58 PM
    Cologne
    from$67.49
  • Movacar
    2:00 PM
    Frankfurt am Main
    Duration 1h 58m
    3:58 PM
    Cologne
    from$67.49

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

Are you looking for a bus from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main or from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne? Then take advantage of our bus search engine to find the ideal option. If you need to get there fast, choose the quickest bus route provided by Eurolines Germany, which will get you there in 2h 50m. If you want to save money on your way from Frankfurt am Main to Cologne, opt for the cheapest ticket, which starts from $8.19. Simply click the "Find Now" button and enjoy the ride!
Buses are the ideal option for smart travelers who want to travel for less without compromising comfort. Most bus companies have renovated their fleet and taking the bus has become one of the most convenient modes of transportation available. Among the many amenities, you'll be able to find free wireless internet, take at least one piece of baggage in the baggage compartment, and a small bag on-board. Low-cost snacks and beverages are also offered by Eurolines Germany. When taking a bus from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main, make sure you check and compare all available offers so that you find just the ideal bus. On CheckMyBus you can find detailed information on departure times, the exact location of stops in Frankfurt am Main and Cologne as well as an overview of all available on-board features. We will always do our best to keep you up to date on offers from our partners. Follow us on our social media channels for more info!
A family visit is long overdue or you'd simply like to go traveling for a few days but you're a bit short of cash at the moment? Then the bus is the perfect option! Tickets for the trip of your choice from Cologne to Frankfurt am Main can currently be booked for only $8.19. Should you purchase your ticket at short notice, however, the trip might be a bit more expensive. If the bus sounds like a good idea but you're a bit worried about long traveling times, simply opt for the fastest one and you'll reach your destination within 2h 50m.

Bus stops in Cologne and Frankfurt am Main

Stations
Am Hauptbahnhof , 60329 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Mannheimer Str 6, 60329 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Stuttgarter Str. , 60329 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Pforzheimer Str. , 60329 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
60314 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
60433 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Mainzer Landstraße 581 , 65933 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
65929 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
60528 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Baruch-Baschwitz-Platz, 60489 Frankfurt am Main , Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
65931 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Diesterwegplatz , 60594 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
60528 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Kasseler Str. , 60486 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)

Compare Cologne and Frankfurt am Main

$6.30
$6.24
Cologne
Frankfurt am Main
A cab ride in Cologne is 1% more expensive than in Frankfurt am Main.
$3.32
$3.32
Cologne
Frankfurt am Main
A bus fare in Cologne is 0% more expensive than in Frankfurt am Main.
$4.16
$4.45
Cologne
Frankfurt am Main
A large beer in Cologne is 7% cheaper than in Frankfurt am Main.
$0.54
$0.72
Cologne
Frankfurt am Main
A bottle of water in Cologne is 25% cheaper than in Frankfurt am Main.
$7.66
$12.86
Cologne
Frankfurt am Main
A meal in Cologne is 41% cheaper than in Frankfurt am Main.

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