Amsterdam to Köln

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Trains to Köln

Tue 25 Apr

3h 39m2 changes
2h 41mDirect
3h 39m2 changes
3h 38m3 changes
3h 34m2 changes

Train times

Avg. journey time3h 47m
First train dept00:33
Last train dept22:48

Train info

Fastest route2h 35m
Trains per day7
Fare range€14-€167**


Origin StationAmsterdam
Destination StationKöln
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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Amsterdam to Köln?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Amsterdam to Köln (Cologne) is €14. To buy train tickets from Amsterdam to Köln (Cologne) for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Amsterdam to Köln by train?

The average journey time between Amsterdam and Köln (Cologne) is 3 hours and 47 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 35 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 46 trains per day travelling from Amsterdam to Köln (Cologne). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Amsterdam to Köln?

The first train from Amsterdam to Köln (Cologne) departs at 00:33. The last train from Amsterdam to Köln (Cologne) departs at 22:48. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Amsterdam and Köln?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Amsterdam to Köln (Cologne) without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from Amsterdam to Köln (Cologne). Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Amsterdam to Köln for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/04/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 30/01/2017 for travel on 01/02/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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