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

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

Train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bergen auf Rügen Ic

$150 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Hamburg X73 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Bergen auf Rügen 171

$42 - $69

6 alternative options

Train Flixtrain  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bergen auf Rügen Ic

$65 - $95

Drive  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Cologne to Bergen auf Rügen 449.4 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Rostock, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Rostock (RLG) CGN - RLG
  2. Take the train from Rostock Hbf to Samtens

$152 - $835

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CGN - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Stralsund Hbf

$128 - $266

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Stralsund Hbf

$129 - $272

Fly Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Stralsund Hbf

$120 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Rügen is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 13 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne to Rügen is to fly and train which costs 120€ - 750€ and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The distance between Cologne and Rügen is 579 km. The road distance is 719 km.

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The train from Köln Hbf to Bergen auf Rügen takes 7 h 53 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cologne to Rügen. However, there are services departing from Köln, Heumarkt and arriving at Bergen auf Rügen via Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen and Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Köln Hbf and arriving at Bergen auf Rügen. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Rügen, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Cologne to Bergen auf Rügen once daily. Tickets cost $150 - $220 and the journey takes 7 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cologne to Bergen auf Rügen via Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie, Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen, and Hamburg in around 13 h 19 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Rostock
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bergen auf Rügen
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bergen auf Rügen
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rostock Hbf to Samtens
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Stralsund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Stralsund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Bergen auf Rügen
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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