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There are 10 ways to get from Cologne to Offenberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Plattling Ice

89€ - 171€

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Cologne - Airport to Nuremberg Dusseldorf > Cologne - Airport > Frankfurt - Airport > Frankfurt - Main station > Würzburg > Nuremberg > Munich - Bus station
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Plattling Ice / ...

43€ - 105€

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Train  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Plattling Ice

100€ - 150€

Bus, train via Würzburg  •  10h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Bonn, Marie-Kahle-Allee to Würzburg, Bismarckstrasse RegioJet
  2. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Plattling Ice / ...

61€ - 105€

Drive  •  4h 42m

  1. Drive from Cologne to Offenberg 569.8 km

60€ - 90€

Fly Cologne Bonn to Munich, train  •  6h

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Plattling

62€ - 405€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Munich, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
  4. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Plattling

70€ - 258€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Munich, train  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Munich (MUC) FRA - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
  4. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Plattling

112€ - 407€

Train to Dortmund, fly to Munich, train  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Munich (MUC) DTM - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
  4. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Plattling

100€ - 344€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Linz, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Linz (LNZ) DUS - LNZ
  3. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Plattling

93€ - 350€

Cologne → Offenberg
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The cost-effective way to get from Cologne to Offenberg is to bus and train, which costs 40€ - 110€ and takes 11h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne to Offenberg is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4h 42m.

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The distance between Cologne and Offenberg is 482 km. The road distance is 569.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Offenberg without a car is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 6h 54m and costs 85€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 6h 54m to get from Cologne to Offenberg, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cologne Bonn Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Offenberg is 570 km. It takes approximately 4h 42m to drive from Cologne to Offenberg.

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Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Cologne Bonn Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Offenberg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Cologne Bonn Airport is to train which takes 11 min and costs 3€ - 17€.

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  • Distance: 482 km
  • Duration: 6h 54m

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Offenberg, Bavaria, Germany?

You can take a train from Cologne to Offenberg via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Plattling, Deggendorf Hbf, and Deggendorf Hbf in around 6h 54m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 470€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 270€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Linz
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 500€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 360€
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Linz
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Linz
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 290€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
National Express Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bonn, Marie-Kahle-Allee to Würzburg, Bismarckstrasse
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 - Airport to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Blablabus

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