Think Thalys when planning your next trip from Amsterdam to Cologne by train! You’ll be well at ease aboard a high-speed TGV train as you travel southeast across the scenic Netherlands and into western Germany to reach the captivating city of Cologne. Along the way, sit back, relax and enjoy the convenient services and amenities available to you in either Standard or Comfort Class. Free WiFi internet is provided in all classes on all routes – just one of the perks you’ll get when traveling with Thalys!
On average, two TGV trains make the commute to Cologne each day; one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Both depart from Amsterdam and make a single stop in Brussels before continuing on to Cologne.
In just under 4 hours’ time, you’ll step off the train in central Cologne, the 2000-year-old German city intersected by the Rhine river. The city that introduced the famous perfume is also home to numerous historic landmarks and engaging museums, and host to one of the biggest annual street festivals Europe has to offer. Popular tourist attractions include the towering Cologne Cathedral, the tantalizing Hans Imhoff chocolate museum and the intriguing Cologne Sculpture Park.
Purchase your convenient “Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation” here, then simply print it out from home after receiving it by email. With ticket in hand, you’re ready to travel from Amsterdam to Cologne by train, seat reservation included!
The “Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation” is available in adult and child rates, and valid for single trips in either Standard or Comfort Class. Choose one of two ticket fare options: