There are 3 ways to get from Herborn to Cologne by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Wetzlar to Cologne, Cologne East, Refrath 120

$74 - $91

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Dillenburg Bf to Betzdorf Bf Rb96
  2. Take the train from Betzdorf Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re9

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Herborn to Cologne 79.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The distance between Herborn and Cologne is 99 km. The road distance is 126.6 km.

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The best way to get from Herborn to Cologne without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Herborn to Cologne, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Herborn to Cologne is to bus which takes 2 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 1 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Herborn to Cologne is 127 km. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Herborn to Cologne.

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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Herborn, Hesse, Germany and Cologne, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Herborn to Cologne 6 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Herborn to Cologne via Dillenburg Bf and Betzdorf Bf in around 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Dillenburg Bf to Betzdorf Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
hlb-online.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Betzdorf Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Wetzlar to Cologne, Cologne East, Refrath
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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