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Duration 6h 16m
Distance 337.8 km
Average price 40€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Birlen-Bach takes 6h 16m and the fastest train takes 4h 35m. The train service runs several times per day from Amsterdam to Birlen-Bach. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Essen Hbf
  3. Birlen-Bach
4h 43m
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Amsterdam to Birlen-Bach train times

Trains run every four hours between Amsterdam and Birlen-Bach. The earliest departure is at 12:38 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Amsterdam is at 18:38 which arrives into Birlen-Bach at 10:43. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Birlen-Bach. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Siegen-Weidenau via Duisburg Hbf and Essen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Birlen-Bach is 271 km. The road distance is 337.8 km.

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Amsterdam to Birlen-Bach train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Amsterdam to Birlen-Bach train services, operated by Abellio, arrive at Siegen-Weidenau station.

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