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Amsterdam to Herford by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    23:37
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 15m
  • Distance
    258 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    20
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr
  • Train operators

Travelling from Amsterdam to Herford by train

Fast trains from Amsterdam to Herford take around 4 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 258 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Herford.

1. Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Herford?

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

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Amsterdam to Herford 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 Amsterdam to Herford?

The Amsterdam to Herford train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Herford is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 06:00 and the last train is around 00:24. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Amsterdam around 05:19, and the last at 23:37.

When to book Amsterdam to Herford 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 Amsterdam to Herford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Herford?

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

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

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

Herford to Amsterdam by train

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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.