Travel within Germany is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Cologne?

Book now

There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) by train, bus, night train, car, plane or tram

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended

Train

  1. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Köln Hbf

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Leverkusen

Night train

  1. Take the night train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Köln Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB)

Fly to Cologne Bonn, line 16 tram

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Cologne Bonn (CGN)
  2. Take the line 16 tram from Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf to Köln Riehl Amsterdamer Str./Gürtel

Fly to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln-Muelheim

Fly to Frankfurt, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12

Fly to Muenster, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Muenster (FMO)
  2. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Koeln Hbf

Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) by train and tram

The journey time between Berlin and Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is around 5h 7m and covers a distance of around 551 km. This includes an average layover time of around 12 min. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 36m. Operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Flixtrain and others, the Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) service departs from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrives in Köln Riehl Amsterdamer Str./Gürtel. Typically 141 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Explore all travel options

Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 55m
Layover time:
12 min
Total time:
5h 7m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 36m
Journey distance:
551 km
Services per week:
141
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:20
Last service departs at:
21:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) train and tram schedules

Departing Thursday, September 23, 2021

Berlin → Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB)
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Germany

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Germany

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Germany.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is to bus which costs €30 - €40 and takes 9h 23m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is to fly and line 16 tram which costs €40 - €200 and takes 3h 11m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB). However, there are services departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Köln Riehl Amsterdamer Str./Gürtel via Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 34m.

More details

It is 476 km from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB). It is approximately 569.8 km to drive.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) without a car is to train which takes 4h 34m and costs €29 - €140.

More details

It takes approximately 4h 34m to get from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB), including transfers.

More details

Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, depart from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

More details

The best way to get from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is to train which takes 4h 34m and costs €29 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €40 and takes 9h 23m.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

Search flights

Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, arrive at Köln Hbf station.

More details

Map of how to get from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 475.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 34m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB), Germany?

DB Fernverkehr AG operates a train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Köln Hbf hourly, and the journey takes 4h 22m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin central bus station to Leverkusen 4 times a day. Tickets cost €29 - €35 and the journey takes 8h 25m. FlixBus-de also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
AIS Airlines
Website
aisairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€14 - €300
Train operators
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin central station to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Münster to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
KVB Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln-Muelheim
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
National Express Rail
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Köln-Mülheim
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln-Muelheim
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Köln Mülheim Bf Mülheim
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€29 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Leverkusen Wiesdorf Mitte Bf
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB) is 570 km. It takes approximately 5h 8m to drive from Berlin to Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB).

Get driving directions

Eurowings offers flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport.

Search flights

There are 967+ hotels available in Amsterdamer Straße/Gürtel (KVB). Prices start at €87 per night.

More details

The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €9.

More details