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from Amsterdam to Bielefeld

You can get from Amsterdam to Bielefeld by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Bielefeld on 18 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:08Amsterdam Centraal4h31 20:39Bielefeld Hbf
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£161One-way
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16:08Amsterdam Centraal4h31 20:39Bielefeld Hbf
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16:05Amsterdam Centraal4h34 20:39Bielefeld Hbf
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12:08Amsterdam Centraal4h31 16:39Bielefeld Hbf
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12:05Amsterdam Centraal4h34 16:39Bielefeld Hbf
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Travel Information from Amsterdam to Bielefeld

distanceDistance156 miles (251 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £120
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £16 • 4 h 12 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £120 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 156 miles (251 km) by flight, coach or train between Amsterdam and Bielefeld. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are KLM, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Amsterdam to Bielefeld.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Bielefeld from Amsterdam?

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Bielefeld, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bielefeld if travelling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Bielefeld, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 16/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Bielefeld from Amsterdam.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Bielefeld, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Amsterdam, Netherlands from Bielefeld, Germany?

Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Amsterdam from Bielefeld?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 13/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Amsterdam from Bielefeld here.

How do you get from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

You can travel from Amsterdam to Bielefeld 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

The cheapest way from Amsterdam to Bielefeld is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £16 compared to other travel options to Bielefeld:

A train is generally £104 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £120 from Amsterdam to Bielefeld.

A train is about £12 less than a coach, which costs on average £29 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to Bielefeld from Amsterdam?

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Bielefeld is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

Other travel options between Amsterdam and Bielefeld can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 5 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 4 h 12 min.

How many miles are between Amsterdam and Bielefeld

The distance from Amsterdam to Bielefeld is approximately 156 miles (251 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Bielefeld is:

  • 6 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Amsterdam and Bielefeld as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Bielefeld:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Bielefeld Hbf.

Which travel companies can take me from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to Bielefeld:

  • You can travel by plane from Amsterdam to Bielefeld with KLM, and you can find KLM Amsterdam to Bielefeld tickets for £120 on Omio.
  • You can take a coach from Amsterdam to Bielefeld with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £29 with Flixbus from Amsterdam to Bielefeld.
  • You can go to Bielefeld from Amsterdam by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £16 with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Bielefeld on Omio.

Is there a direct service between Amsterdam and Bielefeld?

Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to Bielefeld with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Bielefeld with KLM with direct flights per day.
  • You'll find direct train services to Bielefeld with with around 6 direct trains every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Bielefeld tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Bielefeld from Amsterdam ends?

Your journey from Amsterdam to Bielefeld doesn't have to end in Bielefeld. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Hamburg. If you’d like to add Berlin, Munich or Hamburg to your Amsterdam to Bielefeld trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bielefeld today!

How far in advance should I book my Amsterdam to Bielefeld ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Bielefeld from Amsterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost £120 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £29 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £16 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Amsterdam and Bielefeld online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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