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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Colmar Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg Ice
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Ter / ...

75€ - 208€

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Train via Eindhoven  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Offenburg Ice
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Ter / ...

124€ - 216€

Bus, train  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Frankfurt Airport N28
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Strasbourg Boulevard de Metz
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Ter / ...

Drive  •  6h 23m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Colmar Station 702.2 km

85€ - 130€

Fly to Basel, train  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  2. Take the train from St Louis to Colmar

77€ - 231€

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  4h 47m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB) AMS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

144€ - 535€

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Colmar

112€ - 286€

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Colmar

121€ - 488€

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 55m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Stuttgart (STR) AMS - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

113€ - 344€

Amsterdam to Colmar Station by train

The train journey time between Amsterdam and Colmar Station is around 7h 19m and covers a distance of around 720 km. The fastest train normally takes 7h 14m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Südwestdeutsche Landesverkehrs-AG and others, the Amsterdam to Colmar Station train service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Colmar. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7h 19m
Fastest train time:
7h 14m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:08
Last train departs at:
08:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Colmar Station train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Colmar Station is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Colmar Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Colmar Station is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Colmar Station is to drive which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 6h 23m.

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The fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Colmar Station is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost 75€ - 240€ and takes 4h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Colmar Station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Colmar via Offenburg and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 49m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Colmar Station is 509 km. The road distance is 702.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Colmar Station without a car is to train which takes 6h 49m and costs 75€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 6h 49m to get from Amsterdam to Colmar Station, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Amsterdam to Colmar Station train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Colmar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Colmar Station is 702 km. It takes approximately 6h 23m to drive from Amsterdam to Colmar Station.

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  • Distance: 509.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 49m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Colmar Station, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Colmar Station via Offenburg and Strasbourg in around 6h 49m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 900€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 340€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 900€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
290€ - 800€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 310€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 310€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 550€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 3500€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 120€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
50€ - 70€
1st Class
80€ - 120€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from St Louis to Colmar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Colmar
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Rail 1st Class
16€ - 24€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
21€ - 25€
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Train from Luxembourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 65€
1st Class
50€ - 65€
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Frankfurt Airport
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk to Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
RegioJet
Lufthansa Express Bus
Phone
+49 (0)89-32304-0
Email
info@airportbus-muenchen.de
Website
airportbus-muenchen.de
Bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Strasbourg Boulevard de Metz
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Lufthansa Express Bus

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KLM and easyJet offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 201+ hotels available in Colmar Station. Prices start at 75€ 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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