There are 9 ways to get from Pristina to Cologne by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) PRN - CGN

$76 - $338

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Fly to Dusseldorf  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) PRN - DUS

$128 - $360

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 5 min

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

$142 - $363

Bus, train  •  24 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Prishtina to Passau
  2. Take the train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice

$206 - $294

Bus Pejic Tours  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Priština to Novi Pazar
  2. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Cologne

$86

Bus Barileva Turist  •  30 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Prishtina to Köln Airport

$93 - $184

Train  •  35 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Pristina to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Wien Hbf D
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice

$282 - $487

Drive, train  •  19 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Pristina to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice

$280 - $420

Drive  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Pristina to Cologne 1138.2 miles

$230 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Pristina to Cologne is to bus which costs $87 and takes 28 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pristina to Cologne is to fly which costs $120 - $360 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pristina to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Priština and arriving at Cologne via Novi Pazar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pristina to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Pristina and arriving at Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 via Skopje, Beograd, Wien Hbf and Würzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 5 min.

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The distance between Pristina and Cologne is 1415 km. The road distance is 1821.1 km.

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The best way to get from Pristina to Cologne without a car is to bus and train which takes 24 h 7 min and costs $200 - $300.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Pristina to Cologne, including transfers.

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Pristina to Cologne bus services, operated by Benko Tours 92, depart from Priština station.

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Pristina to Cologne train services, operated by Trainkos, depart from Pristina station.

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The best way to get from Pristina to Cologne is to fly which takes 4 h 55 min and costs $75 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $87 and takes 28 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs $280 - $490 and takes 35 h 5 min.

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  • Distance: 884.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pristina, Kosovo and Cologne, Germany?

Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and six other airlines fly from Pristina to Cologne every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pristina to Cologne via Novi Pazar in around 28 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pristina to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Pristina to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Pristina to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Pristina to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Pristina to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pristina to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Pristina to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Pristina to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Pristina to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Pristina to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Pristina to Frankfurt via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Pristina to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Pristina to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pristina to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Barileva Turist
Website
barilevaturist.com
Bus from Prishtina to Passau
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
barilevaturist.com
Book at
barilevaturist.com
Bus from Prishtina to Köln Airport
Ave. Duration
30 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Schedules at
barilevaturist.com
Book at
barilevaturist.com
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Priština to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
benkotours92.com
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Priština to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Pejic Tours
Phone
+381 20 314 545
Email
info@pejictours.com
Website
pejictours.com
Bus from Novi Pazar to Cologne
Ave. Duration
26 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$82
Schedules at
pejictours.com
Book at
pejictours.com

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There is no direct flight from Pristina Airport to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Pristina to Cologne bus services, operated by Pejic Tours, arrive at Cologne station.

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Pristina to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pristina to Cologne is 1821 km. It takes approximately 17 h 43 min to drive from Pristina to Cologne.

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Adria Airways, Lufthansa, easyJet and five other airlines offer flights from Pristina Airport to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport.

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There are 924+ hotels available in Cologne. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pristina to Pristina Airport is to drive which takes 17 min and costs .

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