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

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Fly from Cologne Bonn  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Porto (OPO) CGN - OPO

$72 - $460

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Fly from Dusseldorf  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Porto (OPO) DUS - OPO

$113 - $482

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Porto (OPO) FRA - OPO

$110 - $337

Train to Brussels, fly  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Porto (OPO) BRU - OPO

$88 - $341

Train to Luxembourg, fly  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd to Trier Hbf
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Porto (OPO) LUX - OPO

$87 - $412

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Koln Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Porto (OPO) AMS - OPO

$114 - $318

Train, bus  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Guimarães
  4. Take the bus from Guimaraes to Porto 500

$337 - $470

Bus  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Köln / Bonn Flughafen Fernbusterminal to Porto - Casa da Música

$126 - $208

Train, night train  •  23 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye Tgv
  3. Take the night train from Hendaye to Coimbra-B Hot
  4. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Vila Nova de Gaia Ic / ...

$381 - $499

Drive  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Cologne to Porto 1290.1 miles

$290 - $430

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Porto is to fly which costs 60€ - 400€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne to Porto is to fly which costs 60€ - 400€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between Cologne and Porto is 1615 km. The road distance is 2064.2 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Porto without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 34 min and costs 290€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Cologne to Porto, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cologne to Porto is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs 60€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 190€ and takes 28 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Cologne Bonn Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Porto is 1 h behind Cologne. It is currently 4:32 PM in Cologne and 3:32 PM in Porto.

Yes, the driving distance between Cologne to Porto is 2064 km. It takes approximately 19 h 29 min to drive from Cologne to Porto.

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Lufthansa, TAP Portugal and Ryanair offer flights from Cologne Bonn Airport to Porto Airport.

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  • Distance: 1009.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Porto, Portugal?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Cologne to Porto every 4 hours. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Cologne to Porto twice daily. Tickets cost $110 - $190 and the journey takes 27 h 17 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Porto via Faro
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Porto via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Luxembourg to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koln Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $280
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Hendaye to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Coimbra-B to Vila Nova de Gaia
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda.
Phone
253 423 500
Email
geral@arriva.pt
Website
arriva.pt
Bus from Guimaraes to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.pt
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Köln / Bonn Flughafen Fernbusterminal to Porto - Casa da Música
Ave. Duration
27 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
eurolines.de

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The best way to get from Cologne to Cologne Bonn Airport is to train which takes 11 min and costs 13€ - 16€.

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