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Duration 3h 3m
Distance 261.7 km
Average price 55€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cologne and Rijksmuseum takes 3h 3m and the fastest train takes 2h 55m. The train service runs several times per day from Cologne to Rijksmuseum. 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. Rijksmuseum
3h 10m
51€ - 70€

Cologne to Rijksmuseum train times

Trains run every four hours between Cologne and Rijksmuseum. The service departs Cologne at 14:32 in the afternoon, which arrives into Rijksmuseum at 17:38. All services require a transfer at AMSTERDAM CENTRAAL and take an average of 3h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Rijksmuseum. However, there are services departing from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 and arriving at Amsterdam, Vijzelgracht via Amsterdam, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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The distance between Cologne and Rijksmuseum is 213 km. The road distance is 261.7 km.

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

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

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There are 3652+ hotels available in Rijksmuseum. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Cologne and Rijksmuseum?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Amsterdam Centraal every 4 hours. Tickets cost 50€ - 70€ and the journey takes 2h 56m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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