The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne to Schiphol is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 56 m
2 h 56 m
Trains per day
Of the 1 trains that leave Cologne for Schiphol every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||133 miles (214 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$22 (€20)|
|Train frequency||14 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne to Schiphol cover the 133 miles (214 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $22 (€20), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Schiphol Airport.
For as little as $22 (€20) you can travel by train to Schiphol from Cologne with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne to Schiphol train.
Cologne to Schiphol train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Schiphol, Netherlands by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Cologne to Schiphol as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Schiphol to Cologne is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Cologne from Schiphol here.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Schiphol Airport.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Köln Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Schiphol Airport and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (243 m) from the train station to the city center in Schiphol.
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