There are 9 ways to get from Lisbon to Cologne by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) LIS - CGN

$88 - $374

Cheapest option

Fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LIS - DUS

$88 - $353

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Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 23 min

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

$109 - $315

Train, bus  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the bus from Mealhada to Bordeaux
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof

$355 - $508

Bus  •  30 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Köln / Bonn Flughafen Fernbusterminal

$140 - $211

Train  •  32 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar Ic
  3. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants A
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  5. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof

$530 - $679

Bus, train  •  39 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisboa to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station K780
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Köln Hbf Re

$136 - $236

Drive  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Cologne 1387.1 miles

$310 - $460

Drive, train  •  25 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof

$541 - $712

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Cologne is to fly which costs 75€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Cologne is to fly which costs 75€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Cologne is 1851 km. The road distance is 2219.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Lisbon to Cologne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Köln Hauptbahnhof via Porto(Campanha), Vigo-Guixar, Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 32 min.

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

TAP Portugal, Eurowings and three other airlines fly from Lisbon to Cologne every 3 hours. Alternatively, InterNorte operates a bus from Lisbon to Cologne 3 times a day. Tickets cost $120 - $200 and the journey takes 30 h 1 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Lisbon to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Cologne/Bonn Apt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Lisbon to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lisbon to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $400
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Köln / Bonn Flughafen Fernbusterminal
Ave. Duration
30 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Schedules at
internorte.pt
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisboa to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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