Köln to Benfeld Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $41
Fastest Way Flight — 4h 41min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 29 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 179 miles
Travel Companies DB, SNCF
Train
$119 · 7h 22min · 81 lb of CO2
Köln to Benfeld
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Bus
$41 · 5h 11min · 29 lb of CO2
Cologne to Obernai
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Flight
$250 · 4h 41min · 421 lb of CO2
CGN to SXB

Köln to Benfeld Flights

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

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Benfeld from Köln, a flight is the quickest method.

Drive
$24 · 3h 19min · 38 lb of CO2
Köln to Benfeld

Drive from Köln to Benfeld

It's 180 miles between Köln to Benfeld. On a typical day, it might take between 3h 19min and 3h 29min from Köln to Benfeld under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 3h 39min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Benfeld 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 $24.

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

The are 10 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Köln to Benfeld. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Köln to Benfeld?

On your trip from Köln to Benfeld, 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 Benfeld Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Köln to Benfeld. 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 Benfeld is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Köln/Benfeld 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 Benfeld 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 Benfeld? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Benfeld 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 Benfeld 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 Benfeld?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Köln to Benfeld is by bus. The bus costs $41 roughly and will take 5 hours 11 minutes.

Is there a train from Köln to Benfeld?

Yes, trains between Köln area and Benfeld, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 7 hours 22 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Köln, which is about 0 miles from Köln. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Basel SBB Basel, Bâle St-Jean Basel.

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

The total distance between Köln and Benfeld is 180 miles and will take you about 3 hours 19 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $24.

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Train
DB DB from Köln to Benfeld
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