Travel from Köln to CDG

5h 4min
455 lb of CO2

Köln airport Flights

There are 2 airports — CGN, DUS — that make sense to fly out of from Köln and 1 airports — CDG — to access CDG. The best deals are usually found by flying out of DUS.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to CDG from Köln, a flight is the quickest method.
7h 51min
86 lb of CO2
6h 44min
38 lb of CO2
4h 16min
49 lb of CO2

Drive from Köln airport

It's 237 miles between Köln to CDG. On a typical day, it might take between 4h 16min and 4h 28min from Köln to CDG under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 4h 41min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to CDG 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 $31.

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

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

When to book trip from Köln to CDG?

On your trip from Köln to CDG, 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. Shuttle service may be available to CDG. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

Köln to CDG Paris - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Köln to CDG is by bus. The bus costs $51 roughly and will take 6 hours 44 minutes.

Is there a train from Köln to CDG?

Yes, trains between Köln area and CDG, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 7 hours 51 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 Meiser Saint-Josse-ten-Noode, Diegem, Bruxelles-Nord Schaerbeek - Schaarbeek.

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

The total distance between Köln and CDG is 237 miles and will take you about 4 hours 16 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $32.

Köln to CDG Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $51
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 4min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 38 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, train, bus and by car
Distance 236 miles
Travel Companies Nederlandse, SNCB

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