Cheap Amsterdam to Cologne  train tickets

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Amsterdam to Cologne train - cost & duration

Cheapest price£17.42
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day213
train carriers4
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How to book cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Cologne ?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Amsterdam to Cologne is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Amsterdam to Cologne were £38.53. By booking 16 days out, tickets are on average £0.06 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Amsterdam to Cologne?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Amsterdam to Cologne by train is at 19:00 on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 04:00 on Tuesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Deutsche Bahn has the greatest number of connections between Amsterdam to Cologne

On average there are 213 train trips per day. Deutsche Bahn has the most options for departures from Amsterdam to Cologne, with an average of 137 trips per day and 2,755 monthly trips. 4 train carriers currently travel from Amsterdam to Cologne. Of the 213 trips there are 7 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Coach from Amsterdam to Cologne starts at £8.74.

4 carriers offer Amsterdam to Cologne train trips

Deutsche Bahn

Book Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Cologne from £17.42. There are 137 Deutsche Bahn schedules from Amsterdam to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay £40.96 for a Deutsche Bahn ticket to Cologne. In Amsterdam, Deutsche Bahn departs to Cologne from Amsterdam Science Park and 7 other stations. In Cologne, Deutsche Bahn arrives at Central Station and 12 other stations.

An average trip on Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Cologne takes 4 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Deutsche Bahn trip will get you to Cologne in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Deutsche Bahn offers 132 trips per day and you could expect to pay £40.69 for a weekend getaway to Cologne.

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Avg. Time
4h 11m
Avg. Price
£40.96

DB Intercity

Book DB Intercity from Amsterdam to Cologne from £26.22. There are 7 DB Intercity schedules from Amsterdam to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay £46.41 for a DB Intercity ticket to Cologne. In Amsterdam, DB Intercity departs to Cologne from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and 3 other stations. In Cologne, DB Intercity arrives at Central Station and no other station.

An average trip on DB Intercity from Amsterdam to Cologne takes 6 hours and 1 minutes, while the fastest available DB Intercity trip will get you to Cologne in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, DB Intercity offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay £46.41 for a weekend getaway to Cologne.

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Avg. Time
6h 1m
Avg. Price
£46.41

DB Intercity-Express

Book DB Intercity-Express from Amsterdam to Cologne from £17.42. There are 10 DB Intercity-Express schedules from Amsterdam to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay £37.53 for a DB Intercity-Express ticket to Cologne. In Amsterdam, DB Intercity-Express departs to Cologne from Amsterdam Centraal and 2 other stations. In Cologne, DB Intercity-Express arrives at Central Station and 4 other stations.

An average trip on DB Intercity-Express from Amsterdam to Cologne takes 2 hours and 46 minutes,

On weekends, DB Intercity-Express offers 9 trips per day and you could expect to pay £39.86 for a weekend getaway to Cologne.

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Avg. Time
2h 46m
Avg. Price
£37.53

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Book Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company from Amsterdam to Cologne from £17.42. There are 65 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules from Amsterdam to Cologne and you can expect on average to pay £40.09 for a Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company ticket to Cologne. In Amsterdam, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company departs to Cologne from Amsterdam Lelylaan and 7 other stations. In Cologne, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company arrives at Central Station and 12 other stations.

An average trip on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company from Amsterdam to Cologne takes 4 hours and 27 minutes, while the fastest available Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company trip will get you to Cologne in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 61 trips per day and you could expect to pay £41.13 for a weekend getaway to Cologne.

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Avg. Time
4h 27m
Avg. Price
£40.09

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 8 stations that have train departures from Amsterdam. Most train trips to Cologne will depart from Amsterdam Science Park, Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Lelylaan, Amsterdam Zuid, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam Muiderpoort, Amsterdam Amstel.
  • Amsterdam Science Park
  • Amsterdam Centraal
  • Amsterdam Lelylaan
  • Amsterdam Zuid
  • Amsterdam Sloterdijk
  • Amsterdam RAI
  • Amsterdam Muiderpoort
  • Amsterdam Amstel
There are 13 different stations where trains arrive to in Cologne. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Amsterdam serving this route is Central Station, Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12, Köln Messe/Deutz, Köln-Worringen, Köln-Blumenberg, Köln-Weiden West, Köln-Chorweiler Nord, Lövenich, Porz-Wahn, Köln-Chorweiler, Köln-Longerich, Köln-Stammheim, Köln Messe/Deutz Gl. 9-10.
  • Central Station
  • Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  • Köln Messe/Deutz
  • Köln-Worringen
  • Köln-Blumenberg
  • Köln-Weiden West
  • Köln-Chorweiler Nord
  • Lövenich
  • Porz-Wahn
  • Köln-Chorweiler
  • Köln-Longerich
  • Köln-Stammheim
  • Köln Messe/Deutz Gl. 9-10