Herford to Amsterdam by train

  • First train
    05:33
  • Last train
    21:32
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 54m
  • Distance
    258 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 54m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Herford to Amsterdam by train

Fast trains from Herford to Amsterdam take around 3 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 258 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Herford and Amsterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Herford to Amsterdam?

Journeys between Herford and Amsterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Herford to Amsterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 25 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Herford to Amsterdam?

The Herford to Amsterdam train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Herford to Amsterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Herford around 05:33 and the last train is around 21:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Herford around 05:33, and the last at 23:46.

When to book Herford to Amsterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Herford to Amsterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Herford and Amsterdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Herford to Amsterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • U-Bahn
  • WestfalenBahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.