There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Brühl by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice

29€ - 62€

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Train via Duisburg  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Brühl Re5

39€ - 69€

Bus  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Cologne Hbf

42€ - 58€

Train via Venlo  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Venlo Intercity
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hauptbahnhof Re13

31€ - 64€

Drive  •  2h 39m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Brühl 278.1 km

35€ - 55€

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  3h 46m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from D-Flughafen Bf to Brühl

88€ - 274€

Fly to Cologne Bonn  •  6h

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) AMS - CGN

71€ - 266€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Brühl is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Brühl is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 39m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Brühl. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Brühl via Köln Messe/Deutz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 21m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Brühl is 221 km. The road distance is 278.1 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Brühl without a car is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs 28€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Amsterdam to Brühl, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Brühl is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs 28€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 4h 8m, you could also fly, which costs 70€ - 270€ and takes 6h.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Amsterdam to Brühl train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Brühl.
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  • Distance: 221.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Brühl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 every 4 hours. Tickets cost 24€ - 60€ and the journey takes 2h 41m. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Cologne Hbf 4 times a week. Tickets cost 35€ - 55€ and the journey takes 3h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 650€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Cologne Bonn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 650€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Cologne Bonn via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Cologne Bonn via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 340€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Cologne Bonn via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 60€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
1st Class
40€ - 60€
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€
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Venlo
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Brühl
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Brühl
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
National Express Rail
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Brühl is 278 km. It takes approximately 2h 39m to drive from Amsterdam to Brühl.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 972+ hotels available in Brühl. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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