Travel from Bamberg to Cologne

Bus or train from Bamberg to Cologne?

German Railways (DB) operates a train from Bamberg to Cologne hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $26 and the journey takes 56 min. German Railways (DB) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bamberg to Cologne twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Bamberg to Cologne

From Bamberg train to Würzburg Hbf then train to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12. 3 h 54 min 77€. From Bamberg, Bamberg train bus to Metropolitan Area Cologne, Cologne South, Airport, walk to Köln/Bonn Flughafen, then train to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl. 9-10. 6 h 4 min 45€. From Bamberg rideshare to Cologne. 4 h 18 min 21€. From Bamberg drive to Cologne. 3 h 41 min 54€. From Bamberg train to Nürnberg Hbf(U-Bahn), subway to Nuremberg airport, fly to Dusseldorf airport, train to Düsseldorf Hbf, then train to Cologne. 3 h 54 min 93€. From Bamberg train to Nürnberg Hbf(U-Bahn), subway to Nuremberg airport, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt airport, then train to Cologne. 5 h 8 min 175€. From Bamberg train to Nürnberg Hbf(U-Bahn), subway to Nuremberg airport, fly to Frankfurt airport, then train to Cologne. 4 h 20 min 169€. From Bamberg train to München Hbf (tief), train to Munich airport, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt airport, then train to Cologne. 4 h 58 min 99€.
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