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There are 7 ways to get from Dublin to Universität zu Köln by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus 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.

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Fly to Cologne Bonn  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) DUB - CGN

42€ - 521€

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5h 33m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Dusseldorf (DUS) DUB - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf, Flughafen to Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd

63€ - 250€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 7m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUB - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12

91€ - 326€

Car ferry, train  •  14h 49m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof

275€ - 503€

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  23h 15m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof

112€ - 162€

Bus and ferry, bus  •  25h 21m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N815

78€ - 141€

Car ferry, drive  •  27h 21m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Universität zu Köln

125€ - 203€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Universität zu Köln is to fly which costs 40€ - 550€ and takes 5h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Universität zu Köln is to fly which costs 40€ - 550€ and takes 5h 6m.

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The distance between Dublin and Universität zu Köln is 937 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Universität zu Köln without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 14h 49m and costs 270€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Dublin to Universität zu Köln, including transfers.

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

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Universität zu Köln is 1h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 11:53 AM in Dublin and 12:53 PM in Universität zu Köln.

Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Lufthansa and Ryanair offer flights from Dublin Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport.

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There are 999+ hotels available in Universität zu Köln. Prices start at 52€ per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 17m and costs 5€.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Universität zu Köln.
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  • Distance: 585.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Universität zu Köln, Germany?

Ryanair, Eurowings and two other airlines fly from Dublin to Universität zu Köln 5 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 370€
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 900€
Flights from Dublin to Cologne Bonn via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 900€
Flights from Dublin to Cologne Bonn via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 900€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 150€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
27€ - 150€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
27€ - 150€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
220€ - 1700€
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 900€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 370€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dublin to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 1400€
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 750€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 900€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 1100€
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 Düsseldorf, Flughafen to Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Düsseldorf, Flughafen to Köln, Dasselstr./Bf Süd
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
National Express Rail
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
130€ - 210€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
80€ - 120€
Anytime Day Single
130€ - 210€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 170€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
55€ - 170€
Premier
130€ - 200€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
55€ - 75€
1st Class
75€ - 110€
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Book at
National Express
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 London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
RegioJet
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 London to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
33€ - 37€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
33€ - 37€
car
100€
Passenger
35€
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
55€ - 65€
car
100€
Passenger
35€
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
40€
Small Car
135€

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