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Train Information between Bilbao and Amsterdam

distanceDistance724 miles (1167 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Bilbao to Amsterdam cover the 724 miles (1167 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Bilbao, Spain to Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Bilbao?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 01/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Bilbao to Amsterdam before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from Netherlands by train?

Return travel from Netherlands to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bilbao from Amsterdam?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Amsterdam?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bilbao, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 04/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Bilbao from Amsterdam.

What is the distance by train from Bilbao to Amsterdam?
You should expect to travel around 724 miles (1167 km)  to Amsterdam from Bilbao by train.
When travelling by train from Bilbao to Amsterdam, which train station in Bilbao do I depart from and which train station in Amsterdam do I arrive in?

Some of the Bilbao train stations to Amsterdam you can start your journey from include Bilbao-Abando and Bilbao-Concordia. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Amsterdam include Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bilbao-Abando   and arriving in Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the Bilbao train station located? Where is the Amsterdam train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Bilbao-Abando, is located 0.2 miles (339 m) from the city centre of Bilbao.

The most popular arrival train station, Amsterdam Centraal, is located 0.6 miles (916 m) away from the city centre of Amsterdam.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bilbao
Amsterdam
Bilbao-Abando is the most popular Bilbao railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bilbao for your journey to Amsterdam.