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There are 6 ways to get from Bonn to Liège by train, tram, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bonn Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins Ice

$38 - $76

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Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Liège 820 / ...

$5 - $13

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Line 16 tram, train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 16 tram from Bonn Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf 16 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins Ice

$32 - $57

Line 16 tram, bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 16 tram from Bonn Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf 16 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Köln to Liege

$37 - $57

Night bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bonn to Liège N84

$10 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Bonn to Liège 89.7 miles

$18 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Bonn to Liège is to bus which costs 4€ - 12€ and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bonn to Liège is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Bonn and arriving at Liège. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bonn to Liège. However, there are services departing from Bonn Hbf and arriving at Liège-Guillemins via Köln Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Bonn and Liège is 108 km. The road distance is 143.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bonn to Liège without a car is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs 30€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Bonn to Liège, including transfers.

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Bonn to Liège bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport station.

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Bonn to Liège train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Bonn Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bonn to Liège is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs 30€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4€ - 12€ and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Bonn to Liège.
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  • Distance: 67.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

What companies run services between Bonn, Germany and Liège, Belgium?

You can take a train from Bonn to Liège via Köln Hbf and Köln Hauptbahnhof in around 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bonn to Liège twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bonn Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Bonn Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Bonn Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trans-regio.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bonn Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
KVB
Phone
01806 504030
Email
mietservicebus@kvb-koeln.de
Website
kvb-koeln.de
Tram from Bonn Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
kvb-koeln.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Liège
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bonn to Liège
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cologne to Liège
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Köln to Liege
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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Bonn to Liège bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Liège station.

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Bonn to Liège train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Liège-Guillemins station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bonn to Liège is 143 km. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Bonn to Liège.

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