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Rides:Salzburg Cologne (09.12.2022)

16:45 hrs
Salzburg South
Cologne Airport
Almost full
€ 64.98
12:25 hrs
Salzburg South
Cologne Airport
Half full
€ 57.98
10:55 hrs
Salzburg South
Cologne Airport
Almost full
€ 54.99
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Salzburg central station (Lastenstraße)

Salzburg South (Hellbrunner Landesstraße)

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How long does it take from Salzburg to Cologne by bus?
The quickest bus trip from Salzburg to Cologne takes as little as 10 hours 55 minutes.
What is the distance between Salzburg and Cologne?
The bus route from Salzburg to Cologne covers 725kms. FlixBus can bring you from Salzburg to Cologne in as little as 10 hours 55 minutes.
How much is the bus ticket between Salzburg and Cologne?
You can get from Salzburg to Cologne for as little as 35,00 €. On average, tickets for this connection cost 37,50 €.
What route does the bus from Salzburg to Cologne take?
There are direct connections from Salzburg to Cologne. The fastest bus on this connection has 3 stop(s).
How can I pay for the bus from Salzburg to Cologne?
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When is the cheapest time to book a bus ticket?
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Find the cheapest buses from Salzburg to Cologne

Getting from Salzburg to Cologne is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 725kms apart and traveling between the two takes as little as 10 hours 55 minutes.

FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or with our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.

Bus tickets between Salzburgand Cologne cost 37,50 € on average, but you can get tickets for as low as 35,00 € if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays. For a quick, easy, and environmentally-conscious choice, travel with FlixBus.

We have a large network, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for a great value.

Traveling from Salzburg to Cologne

It’s easy to get from Salzburg to Cologne with FlixBus.

You can expect a minimum of 3 stops on your journey and it can take a minimum time of 10 hours 55 minutes.

Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we’re working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.

The average cost of bus travel between Salzburg and Cologne is 37,50 €, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.

Taking the bus from Salzburg

Traveling from Salzburg and not familiar with it? Here’s everything you need to know.

Salzburg is a transport hub with 2 bus stations; the 87 buses departing every day take travelers both within the state and further afield.

Arriving in Cologne

Traveling to Cologne for the first time? Here’s what you need to know:

Cologne is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network. The city is connected to 240 other destinations that you can easily reach by bus. You can find 3 FlixBus stops in the city.

What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Salzburg to Cologne

Getting from Salzburg to Cologne aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.

You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you’re taking a long trip, you don’t need to worry about traveling light.

All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.

Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.

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