Cologne to Amsterdam coach

Cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Amsterdam

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£21

Average

£21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:05Köln, Köln Bonn Airport5h25 13:30Amsterdam
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£211One-way

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Bus times from Cologne to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

5 h 25 m

Average

5 h 25 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

214 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Cologne for Amsterdam every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

08:05Köln, Köln Bonn Airport5h25 13:30Amsterdam
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£211One-way

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Overview: Coach from Cologne to Amsterdam

distanceDistance133 miles (214 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£19 (€21)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Deutsche Bahn with connection, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Union Ivkoni International

Coaches from Cologne to Amsterdam cover the 133 miles (214 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Deutsche Bahn with connection, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Union Ivkoni International. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £19, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).

Coach companies: Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus Cologne to Amsterdam

You can travel by coach from Cologne to Amsterdam with Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn
FlixBus

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of coach services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your coach from Cologne to Amsterdam. DB uses different types of coaches such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain coaches.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    • Average Price: £18

    Buses from Cologne to Amsterdam: Journey Details

    Buses from Cologne to Amsterdam are operated by Eurolines and Flixbus, with direct journey times of between 3 and 6 hours. There are around nine departures a day, from about 6:30 a.m., until just before 7:00 p.m.

    Taking the Bus from Cologne

    Buses from Cologne to Amsterdam depart from Breslauer Platz Bus Station, located next to the main railway station in the city centre. Both are on Cologne's transport network of frequent underground and suburban trains, buses and trams. Cologne also has several night bus routes. A taxi rank is located at the station.

    Getting into Amsterdam by Bus

    Amsterdam is a charming city full of history, architecture, cafes and restaurants, and is the ideal place for exploring either on foot or by water ferries and taxis. Amsterdam has several world-class museums, such as the Rijksmuseum, the Hermitage Amsterdam, the Van Gogh Museum, the National Maritime Museum and Anne Frank's House. There is also a lively cafe culture throughout the day and evening. Buses from Cologne to Amsterdam arrive at Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station. This is slightly further out of the city than Amsterdam Centraal Station, but linked by local trains and buses, as well as trams. Amsterdam's bus routes cover the outer areas of the city, and run throughout the night, while trams operate within the historic centre. Hop-on hop-off water ferries are a perfect way to get around the city. A taxi rank is located outside Sloterdijk Bus Station.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Amsterdam from Cologne

    Take the bus to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne to Amsterdam.
    FAQs

    Travel by coach between Cologne, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

    Is international entry into Amsterdam from Cologne restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Cologne?

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

    The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Recommended

    The above information was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Amsterdam from Cologne closer to your date of departure here.

    The restriction level for your return coach to Cologne, Germany from Amsterdam is: Fully open.

    Is my return coach into Cologne from Amsterdam restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Amsterdam?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Cologne from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.

    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Cologne and Amsterdam for as low as £17  for the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne to Amsterdam coach to cost on average £19  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 133 miles (214 km)  to Amsterdam from Cologne by coach.
    While the time it takes to travel 133 miles (214 km) between Cologne and Amsterdam can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Cologne to Amsterdam is on average 3 h 15 min.

    When taking a coach from Cologne, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). When you arrive in Amsterdam, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Stadium Holanda and Amsterdam, Centraal.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Köln Hbf   to Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.

    Passengers arriving in Amsterdam most often arrive at Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and need to travel around 2.5 miles (4 km) from this coach station to the city centre.

    When taking a coach from Cologne to Amsterdam, you can count on Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Deutsche Bahn with connection, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Union Ivkoni International for the best way to get you to Amsterdam. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Amsterdam from Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    If you’re looking for a direct coach from Cologne to Amsterdam, consider travelling with Flixbus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
    The first Cologne to Amsterdam coach departs at 06: 05   and the last coach from Cologne to Amsterdam leaves at 21: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Cologne to Amsterdam coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you buy Cologne to Amsterdam coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £19. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from Cologne to Amsterdam. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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