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Cheap flights to Cologne from £48

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Cheap Cologne flight deals and tips

Summary info about Cologne flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

£29

Best Round-Trip Price

£48

Fastest flight time

1h 15m

Operated By

2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Cologne from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £29 (London Stansted to Cologne Köln/Bonn).
The best round-trip flight price to Cologne from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £48 (London Stansted to Cologne Köln/Bonn).
The fastest flight to Cologne from United Kingdom takes 1h 15m (London Stansted to Cologne Köln/Bonn).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Cologne, including Eurowings and Ryanair.

Cologne flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Cologne flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Cologne?

The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Cologne from United Kingdom, with most prices found around £43. If you aren’t able to travel to Cologne during the month of January, then flying in March is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of £69.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Cologne?

Users booking trips to Cologne from London found flights 86% cheaper than the average price of flights to Cologne. To find the cheapest price to Cologne from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Cologne?

Our data shows that Saturday is the least expensive day to fly to Cologne. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as £106. When flying out on a Friday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from United Kingdom to Cologne for around £123.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Cologne?

Our data shows that the cheapest United Kingdom to Cologne flights are usually those with departure times at midday. Our users have found flights to Cologne at midday for as low as £106. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Cologne is in the morning when prices are around £119.

How long does it take to fly to Cologne?

Flight times from United Kingdom to Cologne vary, but if you’re flying out of London Heathrow and flying into Cologne Köln/Bonn (one of the most popular routes), then the duration is 1h 20m on average. Another popular route from United Kingdom to Cologne is flying from Manchester to Cologne Köln/Bonn, which will take roughly 1h 30m. Keep in mind that layovers or delays could extend your travel time.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Cologne?

The ideal time to book your flight to Cologne is 43 days in advance, when prices tend to average £88. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though, because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as £50.

Cheapest flights to Cologne airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Cologne airports from your nearest city or airport
London Heathrow Airport
Cologne

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM London TO Cologne

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Typically, flights to Cologne from London are cheaper when flying from London Stansted to Frankfurt am Main, which has an average price of £58

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO COLOGNE FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTJanuary15% cheaperFlying from London Heathrow Airport to Cologne costs on average just £133 in January
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO COLOGNE FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTMarch9% more expensiveIt costs about £171 for flights to Cologne from London Heathrow Airport in March
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO COLOGNE FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTDecember214% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Cologne from London Heathrow Airport in December than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Cologne

How long does it take to fly to Cologne?

Flight times depend largely on the number of stopovers and where you're flying from. If you're travelling from London, you can expect to find direct flights to Cologne, Germany, in around 1 hour and 50 minutes. These flights depart from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and Stansted. If you're flying from Manchester, you can expect direct flights to take just under two hours while flights with a single stopover will take closer to five hours. Flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse will typically take just less than two hours for a direct flight.

Where can you fly directly into Cologne from?

Cologne flight deals with direct flights can be found in London and Edinburgh. When travelling from London, direct flights to Cologne, Germany, will depart from London Heathrow International Airport, Gatwick Airport, as well as London Stansted Airport. Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport is the only airport in Scotland offering direct flights to Cologne at the moment. You can also find direct flights from Manchester Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport, Cologne.

Is there an alternative airport near Cologne?

Duesseldorf Intl Airport, Dortmund Airport, Düsseldorf Weeze Airport, Frankfurt-Hahn Airport or Frankfurt am Main Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Cologne.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Cologne?

Düsseldorf Weeze Airport has an average price of £36 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting Cologne. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Cologne Köln/Bonn Airport?

Prices for flights to Cologne Köln/Bonn Airport were last updated today.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Cologne Köln/Bonn Airport?

How old do you have to be to fly to Cologne Köln/Bonn Airport?

The minimum age a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to travel to Cologne Köln/Bonn Airport.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Cologne Köln/Bonn Airport?

The necessary travel and health documents for your Cologne Köln/Bonn Airport trip may vary depending on your travel plans and individual circumstances. Generally, you should have various documents, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months beyond your scheduled arrival date. We recommend seeking advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Cologne flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United Kingdom to Cologne found recently by users on momondo
Ryanair
18 May
STN07:40London Stansted
1h 15m
CGN09:55Cologne Köln/Bonn
20 May
CGN22:50Cologne Köln/Bonn
1h 20m
STN23:10London Stansted
Ryanair
18 Apr
STN07:55London Stansted
1h 15m
CGN10:10Cologne Köln/Bonn
22 Apr
CGN22:50Cologne Köln/Bonn
1h 20m
STN23:10London Stansted
Ryanair
18 May
MAN06:55Manchester
1h 35m
CGN09:30Cologne Köln/Bonn
21 May
CGN11:35Cologne Köln/Bonn
1h 35m
MAN12:10Manchester
Ryanair
7 Jun
STN22:55London Stansted
1h 15m
CGN01:10Cologne Köln/Bonn
16 Jun
CGN09:25Cologne Köln/Bonn
1h 20m
STN09:45London Stansted
Ryanair
10 May
MAN06:45Manchester
1h 35m
CGN09:20Cologne Köln/Bonn
3 Oct
CGN22:55Cologne Köln/Bonn
1h 35m
MAN23:30Manchester
Ryanair
9 May
STN16:15London Stansted
1h 15m
CGN18:30Cologne Köln/Bonn
27 May
CGN22:50Cologne Köln/Bonn
1h 20m
STN23:10London Stansted

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Cologne

If you're looking for one-way flights from United Kingdom to Cologne, view some of our deals below provided by Ryanair
Ryanair
28 Apr
STN06:40London Stansted
1h 15m
CGN08:55Cologne Köln/Bonn
Ryanair
29 Apr
STN20:10London Stansted
1h 15m
CGN22:25Cologne Köln/Bonn
Ryanair
28 Jun
STN22:55London Stansted
1h 15m
CGN01:10Cologne Köln/Bonn

Visa requirements for visiting Cologne

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Cologne?

If you’re travelling as a tourist, you will be able to enter Germany without a visa. Your stay cannot exceed 90 days in a 180-day period as you cannot conduct business. If you wish to stay longer than 90 days or would like to do business, you will need to apply for a visa through your local German consulate.


Best things to do and see in Cologne

What can you see and do in Cologne?

Cologne, Germany, is a city of around 2000 years old along the Rhine River and is most well-known for its 12 Romanesque churches, these twelve landmark churches are all a short walk away from the historic Old Town and include the Cologne Cathedral, which boasts sweeping views of the river. Across the road from this cathedral, you’ll find the Museum Ludwig, which exhibits 20th-century art from the likes of Picasso and many others. If you’re travelling with kids, you can make your way to Phantasialand and enjoy the rides and activities on offer at the theme park. Head to the Cologne Zoological Garden to check out the local zoo, which houses an elephant park and jungle house. You can take a guided tour of the 18th-century Brühl Castle or indulge in the roman artefacts and antiquities on display at the Roman-Germanic Museum. Finish your trip off with a river cruise along the Rhine River and gain a new perspective of the city of Cologne.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Cologne?

Finding the right flight to Cologne is quick and easy when you have a range of options in front of you, from reputable agents and recognisable airlines. These options can then be filtered down to find the best fit. That is what momondo does. We make finding flights to Cologne quick and easy, saving you time and money.

Can I find flights to Cologne with flexible booking policies on momondo?

All flight searches to Cologne on momondo can be filtered to show those which offer flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights to Cologne?

Once all potential Cologne flight options are in front of you momondo lets you sort and filter flights based on preferences such as airline, price and flight times, amongst many other options.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Cologne right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Of course. momondo tracks the price of Cologne flights. All you need is a valid email address and we will do the rest; it is that quick and easy.


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