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Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 58m
Trains per day1
Fare range€9 - €190
Distance214km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at04:19
Last train departs at21:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 27m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationAmsterdam-Centraal
Destination StationKöln Hbf

Train times for Sat 18 Aug

06:02
09:12
Amsterdam-Centraal
Köln Hbf
3h 10m
Direct
06:22
10:35
Amsterdam-Centraal
Köln Hbf
4h 13m
4 changes
07:32
10:45
Amsterdam-Centraal
Köln Hbf
3h 13m
Direct
07:41
12:12
Amsterdam-Centraal
Köln Hbf
4h 31m
3 changes
08:00
12:12
Amsterdam-Centraal
Köln Hbf
4h 12m
4 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf start at €46.93 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€46.93
14 days
in advance
€55.81
Avg. single price
On the day
€66.48
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf is €8.6. To buy train tickets from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf 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-Centraal to Köln Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Amsterdam-Centraal and Köln Hbf is 3 hours and 58 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 27 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 45 trains per day travelling from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf. 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-Centraal to Köln Hbf?

The first train from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf departs at 04:19. The last train from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf departs at 21:00. 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-Centraal and Köln Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Amsterdam-Centraal to Köln Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Amsterdam-Centraal?

By train, of course. See trains from Köln Hbf to Amsterdam-Centraal.

  • *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-Centraal to Köln Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/08/2018. 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 18/05/2018 for travel on 18/05/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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