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Duration 2h 50m
Distance 262.1 km
Average price €45
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Cologne and Amsterdam takes 2h 50m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Cologne to Amsterdam. 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. Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Amsterdam
2h 56m
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€50 - €70

Cologne to Amsterdam train times

Trains run five times a day between Cologne and Amsterdam. The service departs Cologne at 20:38 in the evening, which arrives into Amsterdam at 23:28. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 56m.

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The distance between Cologne and Amsterdam is 214 km. The road distance is 262.1 km.

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Cologne to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 station.

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Cologne to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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What companies run services between Cologne and Amsterdam?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Amsterdam Centraal 5 times a day. Tickets cost €50 - €70 and the journey takes 2h 56m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €70

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€21 - €28

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