There are 6 ways to get from Würzburg to Cologne by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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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Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice

$60 - $95

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Würzburg to Cologne 183.9 miles

$11 - $25

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Würzburg to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N28 / ...

$27 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Würzburg to Cologne 188.1 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS

$108 - $325

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Dusseldorf (DUS) NUE - DUS

$69 - $279

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Würzburg to Cologne is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 22€ and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Würzburg to Cologne is to train which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Würzburg and Cologne is 248 km. The road distance is 300.9 km.

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The train from Würzburg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 takes 2 h 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Würzburg Hbf and arriving at Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Würzburg, Germany and Cologne, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Würzburg to Cologne hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 19 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Würzburg to Cologne every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $27 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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 Würzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Würzburg to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Würzburg to Cologne
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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