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There are 11 ways to get from Sorrento to Cologne by subway, plane, train, car 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.

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Subway to Naples, fly to Cologne Bonn  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) NAP - CGN

$110 - $424

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Subway, train to Rome Ciampino, fly to Cologne Bonn  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  3. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) CIA - CGN

$70 - $372

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Subway to Naples, fly to Dusseldorf  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Dusseldorf (DUS) NAP - DUS

$95 - $347

Subway, train to Rome, fly to Cologne Bonn  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  3. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) FCO - CGN

$105 - $354

Subway to Naples, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Frankfurt (FRA) NAP - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12

$114 - $371

Subway, train  •  15h 47m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice

$198 - $429

Subway, train, car train  •  21h 18m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  4. Take the car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Köln Hbf

$141 - $258

Bus  •  29h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi
  2. Take the bus from Napoli to Cerignola
  3. Take the bus from Cerignola to Cologne

$93 - $127

Subway, bus  •  31h 20m

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the bus from Naples to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Köln

$163 - $284

Drive, train  •  18h 21m

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice

$272 - $521

Drive  •  15h 29m

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Cologne 1027.4 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Sorrento to Cologne is to bus which costs 80€ - 110€ and takes 29h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Sorrento to Cologne is to subway and fly which costs 95€ - 370€ and takes 6h 39m.

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The distance between Sorrento and Cologne is 1281 km. The road distance is 1643.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sorrento to Cologne without a car is to subway and train which takes 15h 47m and costs 170€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6h 39m to get from Sorrento to Cologne, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sorrento to Cologne is 1644 km. It takes approximately 15h 29m to drive from Sorrento to Cologne.

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Ryanair, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Naples Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport.

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There are 1007+ hotels available in Cologne. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sorrento to Cologne.
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  • Distance: 800.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 39m

What companies run services between Sorrento, Italy and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a bus from Sorrento to Cologne via Napoli Piazza Garibaldi, Napoli, Cerignola, Cologne, and Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf in around 29h 26m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Rome to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Naples to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Naples to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Naples to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Naples to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Rome to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Naples to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Naples to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Naples to Frankfurt via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Cologne Bonn via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Naples to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Naples to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
EAV
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
Bus operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
EAV
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Napoli to Cerignola
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Website
Marino Autolinee
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 Cerignola to Cologne
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Naples to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Köln
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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