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Affordable travel between Germany and the Netherlands

Tickets for short journeys, such as Cologne - Amsterdam, can cost as little as EUR 19.90.
Ticket prices for longer journeys, such as Berlin - Amsterdam, start at EUR 37.90.

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Super saver fare Europe

Super Sparpreis Europa

2nd-class travel for as little as EUR 19.90
1st-class travel for as little as EUR 29.90
Single journey, subject to availability

  • Children up to 5 years of age always travel free of charge and do not need to be specified when booking.
  • Children aged 6-14 travel free when accompanied by someone aged 15 or over. However, they must be specified at the time of booking. The ticket holder can bring up to 4 children per ticket.

Children aged 0-5 always travel for free.
Children aged 6-14 pay half the adult fare.

Children aged 0-11 may only accompany someone who is at least 18 years old.

From 6 months in advance to 1 day before travel.

You may only travel on the long-distance trains (ICE, IC/EC) and on the days indicated on the ticket.
When starting or completing your journey on regional or local trains (RE, RB, IRE, S-Bahn), you are not restricted to specific trains or times. Your journey must be completed by 10 am the following day.

Not included. If you want to use public transport, book a City mobil ticket

25% discount on the German part of the route with a BahnCard 25 or 50.

no access

Not available

Instant cancellation

If you buy a ticket via bahn.com or DB Navigator, you can cancel it free of charge within a period of 12 hours (720 minutes) after purchase regardless of the specific offer's term and conditions. You will receive a full refund of what you paid. 

Further information about instant cancellations

Saver fare Europe

Sparpreis Europa

2nd-class travel for as little as EUR 23.90
1st-class travel for as little as EUR 34.90
Single journey, subject to availability

  • Children up to 5 years of age always travel free of charge and do not need to be specified when booking.
  • Children aged 6-14 travel free when accompanied by someone aged 15 or over. However, they must be specified at the time of booking. The ticket holder can bring up to 4 children per ticket.

Children aged 0-5 always travel for free.
Children aged 6-14 pay half the adult fare.

Children aged 0-11 may only accompany someone who is at least 18 years old.

From 6 months in advance to 1 day before travel.

You may only travel on the long-distance trains (ICE, IC/EC) and on the days indicated on the ticket.
When starting or completing your journey on regional or local trains (RE, RB, IRE, S-Bahn), you are not restricted to specific trains or times. Your journey must be completed by 10 am the following day.

Including City-Ticket for trips over 100 km in over 120 German cities.

25% discount on the German part of the route with a BahnCard 25 or 50.

no access

Until 1 day before the 1st day of validity: Fee of EUR 10. Refund issued as a voucher.

On and after the 1st day of validity: No cancellations.

Instant cancellation

If you buy a ticket via bahn.com or DB Navigator, you can cancel it free of charge within a period of 12 hours (720 minutes) after purchase regardless of the specific offer's term and conditions. You will receive a full refund of what you paid. 

Further information about instant cancellations

Platform gates in the Netherlands

Terminal of platform gate in the Netherlands

If you want to enter of leave a station platform but the gates are closed, use the large square barcode at the top right of your ticket to open them. Simply hold the barcode up to the scanner (illuminated section). The gate will open immediately.