|Distance||133 miles (214 km)|
|Average coach duration||5 h 25 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£18 (€20)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Union Ivkoni International or Citybus Express|
Coaches from Cologne to Amsterdam cover the 133 miles (214 km) long route taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Union Ivkoni International or Citybus Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £18, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.
Find the best coaches between Cologne and Amsterdam with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £11. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Germany's largest coach operator Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a trip between Cologne and Amsterdam. Find DB coach timetables and tickets for your 133 miles (214 km) journey from Cologne to Amsterdam with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable coach between Cologne and Amsterdam. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.
Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of coach types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) coaches. These types of coaches differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, toilets are standard services on these coaches, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain coaches.
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.
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.
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 between Cologne, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Amsterdam from Cologne before travelling.
Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 28/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your coach to Cologne from Amsterdam.
When taking the coach to Amsterdam from Cologne, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). Your trip can end in coach stations such as Amsterdam, Sloterdijk, Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and Amsterdam, Centraal.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Amsterdam, Sloterdijk, located 2 mile (s) / 3 km away from the city centre.
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