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London Cologne
Sat, 09 Dec LTN - CGN
Tue, 12 Dec CGN - LTN
-31 %
£184 £128
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Malta Cologne
Sat, 20 Jan MLA - CGN
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London Cologne
Sat, 09 Dec STN - CGN
Tue, 12 Dec CGN - STN
-23 %
£137 £105
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Istanbul Cologne
Mon, 04 Dec SAW - CGN
Fri, 08 Dec CGN - SAW
£142 £135
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Istanbul Cologne
Mon, 04 Dec SAW - CGN
Fri, 08 Dec CGN - SAW
£148 £147
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Vienna Cologne
Mon, 04 Dec VIE - CGN
Thu, 07 Dec CGN - VIE
£172 £169
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Airport code The IATA code for the arrival airport on flights to Cologne is CGN
Most popular airline Most popular airline with flights to Cologne
High season According to search data from our customers, December is the busiest time to fly to Cologne
Low season According to search data from our customers, January is the least busy time to fly to Cologne

Trips to Cologne

Your holidays in Cologne

Cologne is the fourth biggest city in Germany boasting of a rich cultural heritage. Its history is traced back 2,000 years when it was under the Roman Empire and, later on, changed hands under the Franconian rule. The city was a significant trade centre during the Middle Ages and, although its importance was diminished when America was discovered, it was transformed into an industrial city during the Industrial Revolution. Flights to Cologne bring travellers from all over the world thanks to the city's favourable location and historical attractions making it a popular city break destination. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Cologne!

Things to do and places to see in Cologne

The vibrant metropolis of Cologne attracts hordes of visitors out to enjoy the many events, sights and activities that the city offers. Explore thought-provoking museums, marvel at Gothic landmarks or admire impressive cathedrals. Cologne offers a delightful combination of modern attractions, culture and history. Take part in music events or festivals, sample the night life or do some shopping; there are many activities that you can do when you book cheap flights to Cologne.

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Cologne airports

Cologne Bonn International Airport serves passengers on trips to Cologne and Bonn. It is the seventh largest airport in Germany in terms of passenger traffic and features two terminals: 1 and 2. It has modern facilities including shops, restaurants, cash machines, car rental and passenger lounges.

Dusseldorf Airport

Top airlines

The top carriers at Dusseldorf Airport are the following: Air Berlin, Eurowings and Lufthansa.


The airport is located 7km from the centre of Dusseldorf.

Transport options

The terminal and the Dusseldorf Flughafen railway station are connected by the SkyTrain. A bus service also operates to connect the airport with the railway station. By bus, use Deutsche Bahn's timetable to check departure times to the airport. Other options include using a rental car or taxi. Coaches are available to drop passengers to different destinations in the city. If driving from the city centre to the airport, take the Autobahn A44, exit Flughafen Dusseldorf and then look for the sign Abflug or departures.

Cologne Bonn International Airport

Top airlines

The top carriers that are present at Cologne Bonn International Airport are the following: Eurowings, Air Berlin and Ryanair.


The airport is located approximately 17km east of Cologne's city centre.

Transport options

If driving, take the airport's exit and join A59 which is connected to both Cologne and Bonn cities. Route 161 from Cologne and SB60 from Bonn will take you to the airport and back to town. The airport is also serviced by trains that are connected to inter-city trains if you are travelling to other destinations. The station is connected to Terminal 2 and Terminal 1-C.

FAQ's about Cologne

How can I find cheap flights to Cologne at Opodo?
At Opodo you can find flights from £14 to Cologne. Our offers are the result of a combination of different technologies, machine learning algorithms and real searches form our customers in our platform, so you can get the options that better suits your needs when flying to Cologne.
When's the best time to book flights to Cologne?
The top month to book flights to Cologne is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Cologne flights is September. In third place: August. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Cologne, read on.
When's the best time to go to Cologne?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Cologne is... December. The next best month to travel to Cologne is August. And let's not forget October, the third top choice for when to go to Cologne. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Cologne is January.
Which airlines fly to Cologne from the UK?
Airlines flying direct from the UK to Cologne include:
  • Ryanair, which flies from London and Manchester to Cologne plus from Bristol.
  • Eurowings, which has flights from London and Edinburgh as well as null to Cologne.
  • British Airways, with flights from London to Cologne and Edinburgh and also from null.
Indirect flights from the UK to Cologne include:
  • Eurowings, which flies from London and null and also from null.
  • Lufthansa, with flights from London and Manchester to Cologne plus Birmingham.
  • TUIfly, which has flights from London and null as well as from null to Cologne.
What are the cheapest airlines flying to Cologne?
Looking at the prices of our customers' bookings from UKto Cologne, your best bet for cheap flights is:
  • Ryanair: average one-way price of £46.85 , with London to Cologne an average of £44.23 and Manchester from £45.64.
  • Stobart Air (one-way average: £48.00) : this includes an average price from London to Cologne of £48.00 and also flights from null costing null.
  • Eurowings: average cost for one-way was £71.51 , with London to Cologne flights costing an average of £70.53 and the price tag from Edinburgh being £84.82.
How early should I be at the airport to take a flight to Cologne?
What is the name of Cologne’s airport?
Cologne is served by 3 airport[s]. Koeln - Bonn airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 56 cities, such as London, Manchester and Milan, the most popular routes.
How far is Cologne’s airport from the city centre?
Cologne’s airport Koeln - Bonn is located 9 miles from the city centre.
How much does it cost to travel from the airport to the city center of Cologne?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 2.53 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Koeln - Bonn , for example, the average price for the ride to Cologne centre is around 2.91 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Cologne. Pick your preferred car type and get from Koeln - Bonn to Cologne city centre on your own terms.
How much should I budget for a trip to Cologne?
If you are going to Cologne, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 8.43 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 50.59 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 6.15 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 3.37 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 2.78 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.30 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.89 GBP
  • - Water: 1.67 GBP
What is the weather like in Cologne?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Cologne is in July, June and August, when the average temperature reaches 22.59 °C, while July, August and May are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 113.22 hours. If you prefer colder temperatures, however, make sure you visit Cologne during the months of January, February and March to experience an average of 1.2 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during January, February and March, when the average precipitation in Cologne is 6.75 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.

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