There are 8 ways to get from Cologne to Porto by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 21 min

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

$68 - $461

7 alternative options

Fly from Dusseldorf  •  5 h 52 min

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

$128 - $503

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 4 min

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

$113 - $341

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Neuss Hbf to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Porto (OPO) EIN - OPO

$78 - $411

Train, bus, taxi  •  21 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Vidago
  5. Take the taxi from Vidago to Porto Airport

$386 - $564

Bus  •  28 h 34 min

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

$132 - $219

Train  •  30 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar Hot / ...
  5. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha) Ic

$502 - $664

Drive  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Cologne to Porto 1290.1 miles

$290 - $430

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 $120 - $200 and the journey takes 27 h 17 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Eindhoven to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Eindhoven to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Eindhoven to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 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
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Neuss Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $240
1st Class
$280 - $420
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
15 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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
$120 - $200
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Vidago to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$171
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cologne to Porto?

The distance between Cologne and Porto is 1615 km. The road distance is 2064 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cologne to Porto?

The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Porto is to fly which costs 55€ - 380€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cologne to Porto?

The quickest way to get from Cologne to Porto is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs 55€ - 380€.

Is there a direct train between Cologne and Porto?

No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Porto. However, there are services departing from Köln Hbf and arriving at Porto(Campanha) via Bruxelles-Midi, Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants and Vigo-Guixar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Cologne to Porto?

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