Köln to Amsterdam

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Trains to Amsterdam

Tue 28 Mar

3h 32m3 changes
3h 33m2 changes
2h 53m1 change
2h 54mDirect
3h 54m2 changes

Train times

Avg. journey time3h 26m
First train dept03:27
Last train dept21:25

Train info

Fastest route2h 39m
Trains per day7
Fare range€14-€184**


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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln (Cologne) to Amsterdam is €14**. To buy train tickets from Köln (Cologne) to Amsterdam for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets between 3 to 6 months in advance. Booking early allows you to take advantage of the cheapest fares and best tickets.

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

The average journey time between Köln (Cologne) and Amsterdam is 3 hours and 26 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 39 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 38 trains per day travelling from Köln (Cologne) to Amsterdam. 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 Köln to Amsterdam?

The first train from Köln (Cologne) to Amsterdam departs at 03:27. The last train from Köln (Cologne) to Amsterdam departs at 21:25. 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 Köln and Amsterdam?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Köln (Cologne) to Amsterdam without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from Köln (Cologne) to Amsterdam. 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 Köln to Amsterdam for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/03/2017. 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 17/03/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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