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About Flights to Cologne

Summary info about Cologne flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R4 967

Best Return Price

R10 700

Fastest flight time

15h 05m

Operated By

5 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Cologne from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R4 967 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Cologne Köln/Bonn).
The best return flight price to Cologne from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R10 700 (Cape Town Intl to Cologne Köln/Bonn).
The fastest flight to Cologne from South Africa takes 15h 05m (Cape Town Intl to Cologne Köln/Bonn).
There are 5 airlines operating flights to Cologne, including United Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS.

Cheapest flights to Cologne airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Cologne airports from your nearest city or airport
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Cologne

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO Cologne

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Typically, flights to Cologne from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Frankfurt am Main, which has an average price of R10 232

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO COLOGNE FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTApril9% cheaperFlying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Cologne costs on average just R10 780 in April
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO COLOGNE FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTJuly29% more expensiveIt costs about R15 379 for flights to Cologne from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in July
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO COLOGNE FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTSeptember1 042% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Cologne from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in September than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Cologne?

R2 335 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Cologne. This flight is from Málaga and is 76% cheaper than most flights to Cologne. To find the cheapest price to Cologne from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

The cheapest month to fly to Cologne from South Africa is in April. Flight prices, which tend to average around R10 780, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you’re not able to fly to Cologne in April, then January is your next best option. Flight prices from South Africa to Cologne during January average around R10 812.

In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Cologne is about 42 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are R11 901. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from South Africa to Cologne for as low as R10 700.

The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Cologne is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as R11 448. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Thursday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Cologne on Thursday is R12 238.

Flying to Cologne from South Africa in the morning is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as R11 129 when looking at flights departing in the morning. Try not to purchase tickets at midday because they tend to be around R13 994. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Cologne is possible. If you are planning a flight to Cologne, consider booking flights to Duesseldorf Intl Airport (40 km from Cologne city centre), Dortmund Airport (79 km from Cologne city centre), Düsseldorf Weeze Airport (92 km from Cologne city centre), Frankfurt-Hahn Airport (112 km from Cologne city centre) or Frankfurt am Main Airport (151 km from Cologne city centre).

The cheapest airport near Cologne is typically Dortmund Airport, with an average price of R1 826/person. These prices vary based on where travellers are coming from. It is suggested that travellers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.



Cologne flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to Cologne found recently by users on momondo
Lufthansa
Nov 9
CPT4:30Cape Town Intl
14h 55m
1 stop
CGN19:25Cologne Köln/Bonn
Nov 19
CGN9:20Cologne Köln/Bonn
16h 20m
1 stop
CPT1:40Cape Town Intl
R10 700
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Lufthansa
Nov 13
CPT4:30Cape Town Intl
14h 55m
1 stop
CGN19:25Cologne Köln/Bonn
Nov 20
CGN8:25Cologne Köln/Bonn
17h 15m
1 stop
CPT1:40Cape Town Intl
R10 971
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Lufthansa
Nov 13
CPT13:20Cape Town Intl
19h 25m
2 stops
CGN8:45Cologne Köln/Bonn
Nov 20
CGN9:20Cologne Köln/Bonn
16h 20m
1 stop
CPT1:40Cape Town Intl
R11 498
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Lufthansa
Nov 14
CPT4:30Cape Town Intl
23h 05m
1 stop
CGN3:35Cologne Köln/Bonn
Nov 20
CGN8:25Cologne Köln/Bonn
17h 15m
1 stop
CPT1:40Cape Town Intl
R11 546
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Multiple Airlines
Nov 9
CPT10:15Cape Town Intl
20h 15m
2 stops
CGN6:30Cologne Köln/Bonn
Nov 19
CGN9:45Cologne Köln/Bonn
20h 15m
1 stop
CPT6:00Cape Town Intl
R11 722
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SWISS
Nov 9
CPT4:30Cape Town Intl
25h 20m
2 stops
CGN5:50Cologne Köln/Bonn
Nov 19
CGN1:55Cologne Köln/Bonn
23h 45m
2 stops
CPT1:40Cape Town Intl
R13 127
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Find the cheapest one-way flights to Cologne

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to Cologne, view some of our deals below provided by SWISS and Turkish Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Jun 1
JNB17:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
36h 00m
2 stops
CGN5:45Cologne Köln/Bonn
Multiple Airlines
Nov 8
JNB16:35Johannesburg OR Tambo
20h 35m
2 stops
CGN13:10Cologne Köln/Bonn
Turkish Airlines
Nov 7
CPT13:35Cape Town Intl
16h 55m
1 stop
CGN6:30Cologne Köln/Bonn

Which airlines fly to Cologne?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Cologne

Which airlines fly to Cologne?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and South African are the most popular airlines that fly from South Africa to Cologne on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Cologne with these airlines and other airlines flying from South Africa.

SWISS Flights to Cologne

SWISS is a popular choice for users travelling to Cologne. It operates 11 flights every week to Cologne, most often flying from Zurich. SWISS ticket prices will depend on when and where you need to fly from - deals as low as R11 658 (from Johannesburg OR Tambo) have been found by momondo users. In 132 reviews, momondo users have rated SWISS at an average score of 8,4/10.

Turkish Airlines Flights to Cologne

Turkish Airlines flights to Cologne can start from as low as R8 987 (return, from Cape Town Intl, found in the last 72 hours). Over 14 flights that Turkish Airlines operates to Cologne in a normal week, prices can vary significantly. The most popular Turkish Airlines flight to Cologne is from Istanbul. Turkish Airlines has been rated 8,2/10 by momondo users, in 120 reviews.


Popular routes to Cologne

Most frequently searched flights to Cologne along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Johannesburg to Cologne Flights
Fastest flight time22h 40m
Cheapest priceR12 249
Cape Town to Cologne Flights
Fastest flight time17h 15m
Cheapest priceR10 093

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