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from Amersfoort to Cologne

You can get from Amersfoort to Cologne by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amersfoort to Cologne on 19 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:10Amersfoort2h35 10:45Cologne Hbf
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07:40Amersfoort3h32 11:12Cologne Hbf
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18:40Amersfoort2h32 21:12Cologne Messe/Deutz
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08:04Amersfoort Schothorst2h41 10:45Cologne Hbf
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18:34Amersfoort Schothorst2h38 21:12Cologne Messe/Deutz
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Travel Information to Cologne from Amersfoort

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£12 - £17
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £12 • 4 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £12 • 4 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 107 miles (173 km) by coach or train between Amersfoort and Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £12. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Amersfoort to Cologne.

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What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Cologne, Germany from Amersfoort, Netherlands?

Travel between Amersfoort, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Netherlands enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Cologne from Amersfoort?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Cologne, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 17/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Cologne from Amersfoort.

Are there restrictions on reentering Netherlands from Cologne, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Amersfoort, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Amersfoort, Netherlands from Cologne, Germany?

Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Amersfoort from Cologne?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Amersfoort, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Amersfoort from Cologne here.

How do I go from Amersfoort to Cologne?

You can travel from Amersfoort to Cologne 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Cologne from Amersfoort?

The cheapest way from Amersfoort to Cologne is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £12 compared to other travel options to Cologne:

A coach journey is usually £5 less than a journey to Cologne by train, which costs on average £17 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Amersfoort to Cologne?

The quickest way to travel to Cologne from Amersfoort is by coach, which takes on average 4 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 18 min   of travel time.

How far is Cologne from Amersfoort?

Cologne is approximately 107 miles (173 km) away from Amersfoort.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Amersfoort to Cologne?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Amersfoort to Cologne:

  • Trains most often depart from Amersfoort at Amersfoort Railway and arrive in Cologne at Köln Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Amersfoort to Cologne?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amersfoort to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Cologne by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Amersfoort to Cologne tickets on Omio for £12.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Cologne by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Amersfoort to Cologne for £17 on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Amersfoort to Cologne?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Amersfoort to Cologne often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amersfoort and Cologne itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cologne and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Amersfoort to Cologne ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Cologne from Amersfoort, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £12 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £17 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Amersfoort and Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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