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There are 6 ways to get from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Trier central train station to Cologne South N11

11€ - 14€

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Train  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Koeln Hbf Rb / ...

6€ - 56€

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Train via Bonn-Beuel  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Bonn-Beuel Re

7€ - 9€

Train via Koblenz  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen Rb / ...

16€ - 44€

Drive  •  1h 45m

  1. Drive from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) 182.9 km

19€ - 29€

Towncar  •  1h 45m

  1. Take a town car from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport 182.9 km

Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) by buses

The bus journey time between Trier and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) is around 2h 40m and covers a distance of around 189 km. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 40m. Operated by FlixBus, the Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) bus service departs from Trier central train station and arrives in Cologne South. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 40m
Fastest bus time:
2h 40m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
11€
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
03:55
Last bus departs at:
03:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) bus schedules

Trier → Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)
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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) is to train via Bonn-Beuel which costs 7€ - 9€ and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 1h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Trier central train station station and arriving at Cologne South. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN). However, there are services departing from Trier Hbf and arriving at Koeln/Bonn Flughafen via Bonn-Beuel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 7m.

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It is 129 km from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN). It is approximately 182.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) without a car is to bus which takes 2h 40m and costs 11€ - 14€.

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The bus from Trier central train station to Cologne South takes 2h 40m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Trier central train station.

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Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Trier Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) is to bus which takes 2h 40m and costs 11€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can train via Bonn-Beuel, which costs 7€ - 9€ and takes 3h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN).
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  • Distance: 129 km
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Trier, Germany and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN), Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Trier central train station to Cologne South once daily. Tickets cost 11€ - 14€ and the journey takes 2h 40m. Alternatively, Luxembourg Railways (CFL) operates a train from Trier Hbf to Bonn-Beuel once daily. Tickets cost 3€ and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Trier Hbf to Bonn-Beuel
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Trier Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
3€
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
mittelrheinbahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trier central train station to Cologne South
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport

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Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cologne South station.

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Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), arrive at Bonn-Beuel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) is 183 km. It takes approximately 1h 45m to drive from Trier to Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN).

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