6 months in advance
You can travel between Cologne and Amsterdam in no time at all with ICE trains. Arrive in the centre of Amsterdam in just 2 hours 39 minutes. If you're an early bird and book your tickets up to 3 months in advance, you can even benefit from the best fares on offer.
Travelling from Cologne to Amsterdam couldn’t be any easier: ICE trains will take you right to the heart of Amsterdam from Cologne station, located at the foot of the famous cathedral.
Upon your arrival at Amsterdam Central station (located in the very centre of the city), the wide array of different public transport lines on offer (underground, tram, bus or even train) means you can start your visit to the city with ease, or continue your journey on to other towns and cities. If you are feeling particularly active, you can take advantage of the central location of the station to get your trip to Amsterdam off to a good start using the most popular method of transport, the bike!