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Mar 27 — Apr 31
1 adult
Mon 3/27

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Deutsche Bahn
With transfers
4h 54m
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn
With transfers
3h 15m
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn
With transfers
7h 48m
Deutsche Bahn

Amsterdam to Cologne train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Amsterdam to Cologne




3h 04m


Deutsche Bahn
The best one-way train deal from Amsterdam to Cologne found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $22
Average time it takes to travel by train from Amsterdam to Cologne
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Deutsche Bahn

Amsterdam Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Amsterdam
Amsterdam Van der MadewegAmsterdam, 52.330135, 4.92975
AmsterdamAmsterdam, 42.95372, -74.2195
Amsterdam VlugtlaanAmsterdam, 52.37975, 4.83827
Amsterdam MuiderpoortAmsterdam, 52.360822, 4.93118
Amsterdam Schiphol Sita FunctionAmsterdam, 52.306667, 4.7591667
Amsterdam Science ParkAmsterdam, 52.352967, 4.948443

Cologne Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Cologne
Cologne Geldernstraße/ParkgürtelCologne, 50.968548, 6.941416
Cologne Volkhovener WegCologne, 51.014267, 6.893395
Cologne WestCologne, 50.94367, 6.934386
Cologne BuchforstCologne, 50.953484, 7.004322
Cologne ChorweilerCologne, 51.021046, 6.897971
Cologne Chorweiler NordCologne, 51.02813, 6.892775

Book one-way train tickets from Amsterdam to Cologne

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Amsterdam to Cologne we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Deutsche Bahn
Apr 17
4:28 pmAmsterdam Centraal
4h 54m
1 stop
9:22 pmCologne Hauptbahnhof
Deutsche Bahn
Apr 17
2:38 pmAmsterdam Centraal
3h 15m
5:53 pmCologne Hauptbahnhof
Deutsche Bahn
Apr 16
8:24 pmAmsterdam Centraal
7h 48m
2 stops
4:12 amCologne Hauptbahnhof

FAQs for booking trains from Amsterdam to Cologne

Some of the most popular and frequent trains to Cologne from Amsterdam are provided by Deutsche Bahn. The total trip usually takes anywhere from 3h 40mins to 4h and includes a few stops at stations along the way. Passengers who ride on train lines making this route will most likely make their first stop at Utrecht Centraal Station in the Netherlands around 30 minutes or so after departing from Amsterdam. Around 1h 30 mins later, trains make their second stop at Venlo station on the border with Germany. From there, trains go for another 30 minutes or so before making a third stop at Mönchengladbach in Germany. Around 55 minutes after that, the trains will arrive at Cologne Central Station. Alternatively, a route with fewer stops (but taking around 20 minutes longer) departs from Amsterdam Central Station, heads to Brussels-Midi Railway Station, and then goes to Cologne Central Station.

Yes, Deutsche Bahn provides free Wi-Fi to passengers on board their trains from Amsterdam to Cologne. Other train companies, like FlixTrain and Thalys, also provide this free service. In general, the Wi-Fi is meant for low-bandwidth activities like browsing the web, checking emails, or scrolling through social media. High-bandwidth activities like downloading files or streaming music and movies may slow down the service for other passengers. Since the Wi-Fi network is part of a public network, there’s also no guarantee that information can’t be intercepted. For that reason, it’s recommended to keep sensitive activities like entering personal or financial information to a minimum. Most train companies also offer a preloaded suite of entertainment options (TV series, films, audiobooks) that are accessible when you log into the Wi-Fi network. Other amenities on board Amsterdam to Cologne trains include power outlets for charging devices and food carts with snacks, meals, and beverages.

Popular train routes to Cologne

Most frequently searched train routes to Cologne, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Cologne from Brussels
Fastest travel time1h 41m
Cheapest price$117
Trains to Cologne from Mannheim
Fastest travel time1h 28m
Cheapest price$114
Trains to Cologne from Paris
Fastest travel time3h 20m
Cheapest price$123

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