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Duration 2h 9m
Distance 210.4 km
Average price 35€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Gelsenkirchen takes 2h 9m and the fastest train takes 2h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Amsterdam to Gelsenkirchen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Gelsenkirchen
2h 10m
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21€ - 90€

Amsterdam to Gelsenkirchen train times

Trains run every four hours between Amsterdam and Gelsenkirchen. The service departs Amsterdam at 18:38 in the evening, which arrives into Gelsenkirchen at 20:58. All services require a transfer at OBERHAUSEN HBF and take an average of 2h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Gelsenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Gelsenkirchen Hbf via Oberhausen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Gelsenkirchen is 179 km. The road distance is 210.4 km.

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

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Amsterdam to Gelsenkirchen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Oberhausen Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam and Gelsenkirchen?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf every 4 hours. Tickets cost 19€ - 45€ and the journey takes 1h 46m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 45€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
1st Class
30€ - 45€

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