Travel from Cologne to Pirmasens

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$31 | 3h 41min Bus$31 | 3h 41min Bus21 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$43
    4h 51min · 27 lb of CO2
  2. Flight$236
    4h 28min · 401 lb of CO2
  3. Train$39
    3h 59min · 44 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$17
    2h 23min · 27 lb of CO2

Cologne to Pirmasens Buses

bus tickets from Cologne to Pirmasens

$43 · 4h 51min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 51min

bus tickets from Brühl to Pirmasens

$31 · 3h 41min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $31
Travel Duration
3h 41min

bus tickets from Köln to Pirmasens

$41 · 4h 39min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 39min

Cologne to Pirmasens Flights

bus tickets from CGN to ZQW

$236 · 4h 28min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $236
Travel Duration
4h 28min

bus tickets from CGN to SCN

$236 · 4h 27min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $236
Travel Duration
4h 27min

Cologne to Pirmasens Trains

train tickets from Cologne to Landstuhl

$39 · 3h 59min
Train
Train Tickets
About $39
Travel Duration
3h 59min
Cologne - Cologne
DB from Cologne to Klein GerauDB · 2h 33minICE42
Groß-Rohrheim - Groß Rohrheim
DB from Groß Rohrheim to LandstuhlDB · 1h 25minICE82
Landstuhl - Landstuhl

train tickets from Köln to Landstuhl

$95 · 4h 4min
Train
Train Tickets
About $95
Travel Duration
4h 4min
Köln - Köln Hansaring
DB from Köln Hansaring to Klein GerauDB · 2h 35minICE43
Stockstadt am Rhein - Stockstadt (Rhein)
DB from Stockstadt (Rhein) to LandstuhlDB · 1h 29minICE82
Landstuhl - Landstuhl

train tickets from Köln to Bruchmühlbach-Miesau

$40 · 4h 7min
Train
Train Tickets
About $40
Travel Duration
4h 7min
Köln - Köln Messe/Deutz Gleis 11-12
DB from Köln Messe/Deutz Gleis 11-12 to Walldorf (Hess)DB · 2h 30minICE42
Stockstadt am Rhein - Stockstadt (Rhein)
DB from Stockstadt (Rhein) to Bruchmühlbach-MiesauDB · 1h 37minICE82
Bruchmühlbach-Miesau - Bruchmühlbach-Miesau

train tickets from Cologne to Bruchmühlbach-Miesau

$95 · 4h 8min
Train
Train Tickets
About $95
Travel Duration
4h 8min
Cologne - Cologne
DB from Cologne to Walldorf (Hess)DB · 2h 31minICE43
Stockstadt am Rhein - Stockstadt (Rhein)
DB from Stockstadt (Rhein) to Bruchmühlbach-MiesauDB · 1h 37minICE82
Bruchmühlbach-Miesau - Bruchmühlbach-Miesau

Drive from Cologne to Pirmasens

Driving from Cologne to Pirmasens

$17 · 2h 23min

It's 124 miles between Cologne to Pirmasens. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 23min and 2h 30min from Cologne to Pirmasens under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 37min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Pirmasens by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $16.

Our recommendation to Pirmasens

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Cologne to Pirmasens?

On your trip from Cologne to Pirmasens, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Cologne to Pirmasens Rheinland-Pfalz - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Cologne to Pirmasens. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Pirmasens is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Cologne/Pirmasens buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Cologne is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Cologne and Pirmasens during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Cologne to Pirmasens? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Pirmasens traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Pirmasens is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Cologne to Pirmasens?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Cologne to Pirmasens is by bus. The bus costs $31 roughly and will take 3 hours 41 minutes.

Is there a train from Cologne to Pirmasens?

Yes, trains between Cologne area and Pirmasens, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 3 hours 59 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Cologne, which is about 0 miles from Cologne. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Groß Rohrheim Groß-Rohrheim, Stockstadt (Rhein) Stockstadt am Rhein.

How long does it take from Cologne to Pirmasens by car?

The total distance between Cologne and Pirmasens is 124 miles and will take you about 2 hours 23 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $17.

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