Köln to Altenbeken Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $28
Fastest Way Train — 2h 53min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 19 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 103 miles
Travel Companies DB
Train
$42 · 2h 53min · 45 lb of CO2
Cologne to Altenbeken
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Bus
$34 · 3h 46min · 21 lb of CO2
Cologne to Paderborn
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Flight
$226 · 4h 18min · 387 lb of CO2
CGN to PAD

Köln to Altenbeken Flights

There are 1 airports — CGN — that make sense to fly out of from Köln and 1 airports — PAD — to access Altenbeken. The best deals are usually found by flying out of CGN.

Drive
$14 · 2h 3min · 24 lb of CO2
Köln to Altenbeken

Drive from Köln to Altenbeken

It's 104 miles between Köln to Altenbeken. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 3min and 2h 9min from Köln to Altenbeken under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 15min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Altenbeken 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 $13.

What is the best way to travel from Köln to Altenbeken?

The are 10 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Köln to Altenbeken. The fastest way out of Brühl towards Paderborn is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Altenbeken area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $27. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Köln to Altenbeken?

On your trip from Köln to Altenbeken, 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.

Is the train or the bus better from Köln to Altenbeken North Rhine-Westphalia?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Köln to Altenbeken. 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 Altenbeken is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Köln/Altenbeken buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Köln 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 Köln North Rhine-Westphalia and Altenbeken 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 Köln to Altenbeken? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Altenbeken 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 Altenbeken 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 Köln to Altenbeken?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Köln to Altenbeken is by bus. The bus costs $28 roughly and will take 3 hours 17 minutes.

Is there a train from Köln to Altenbeken?

Yes, trains between Köln area and Altenbeken, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 4 hours 2 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Cologne, which is about 0 miles from Köln. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Bad Sassendorf, Münster-Hiltrup Münster, Lippstadt, Heessen Hamm.

How long does it take from Köln to Altenbeken by car?

The total distance between Köln and Altenbeken is 104 miles and will take you about 2 hours 3 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $14.

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