There are 8 ways to get from Leverkusen to Cologne by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie and arriving at Köln, Heumarkt. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf and arriving at Köln, Dom / Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.
The distance between Leverkusen and Cologne is 11 km. The road distance is 14 km.
The best way to get from Leverkusen to Cologne without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs .
The train from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Leverkusen to Cologne bus services, operated by Wiedenhoff Reisen, depart from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie station.
Leverkusen to Cologne train services, operated by S-Bahn Köln, depart from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf station.
The best way to get from Leverkusen to Cologne is to train which takes 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 250 bus, which costs and takes 33 min.
Leverkusen to Cologne bus services, operated by Wiedenhoff Reisen, arrive at Köln, Heumarkt station.
Leverkusen to Cologne train services, operated by S-Bahn Köln, arrive at Köln, Dom / Hbf station.
What companies run services between Leverkusen, Germany and Cologne, Germany?
S-Bahn Köln operates a train from Leverkusen to Cologne every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 19 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Wiedenhoff Reisen operates a bus from Leverkusen to Cologne hourly, and the journey takes 33 min.
Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.
Train from Leverkusen Mitte to Köln Messe/Deutz
- Ave. Duration
- 12 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $11 - $16
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Leverkusen to Cologne
- Ave. Duration
- 34 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Leverkusen to Cologne is 14 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Leverkusen to Cologne.
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