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from Amsterdam to Hamburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Hamburg on 22 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:15Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h10 09:25Hamburg Airport
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£791One-way
Cheapest
23:55Amsterdam, Sloterdijk7h50 07:45Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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£301One-way
Other options
20:15Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h10 21:25Hamburg Airport
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£791One-way
09:00Amsterdam, Sloterdijk6h45 15:45Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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£401One-way
20:45Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h05 21:50Hamburg Airport
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£5241One-way

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Thu
21 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£220Eurowings
Fri
22 Oct
£29Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£71Eurowings
Sat
23 Oct
£20Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£371KLM
Sun
24 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£88Eurowings
Mon
25 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£71Eurowings
Tue
26 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£71Eurowings
Wed
27 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
£44Eurowings

Travel Information to Hamburg from Amsterdam

distanceDistance228 miles (368 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £75
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £21 • 5 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £75 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 228 miles (368 km) from Amsterdam to Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Eurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Hamburg.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Hamburg, Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Hamburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Netherlands enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Hamburg from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in 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)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Hamburg, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 20/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Amsterdam to Hamburg.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Hamburg, Germany?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Amsterdam, Netherlands from Hamburg, 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 Hamburg?

  • 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 20/10/2021. 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 Hamburg here.

What are my travel options from Amsterdam to Hamburg?

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

What is the cheapest way from Amsterdam to Hamburg?

The cheapest way from Amsterdam to Hamburg is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £21 compared to other travel options to Hamburg:

A coach is about £55 less than a flight, which costs on average £75 for this journey.

A coach is generally £4 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £25 from Amsterdam to Hamburg.

What is the fastest way from Amsterdam to Hamburg?

The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Hamburg is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Hamburg by train can take on average 5 h 47 min.

How many miles are between Amsterdam and Hamburg

The distance between Amsterdam and Hamburg is around 228 miles (368 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Hamburg is:

  • 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Amsterdam and Hamburg 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 Hamburg?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a plane ticket from Amsterdam to Hamburg depart from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Hamburg Airport.
  • Most travellers board their coach from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Amsterdam to Hamburg?

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

  • You can take a flight from Amsterdam to Hamburg with Eurowings. Cheap tickets can be found for £75 with Eurowings from Amsterdam to Hamburg.
  • You can travel by coach between Amsterdam and Hamburg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Amsterdam to Hamburg tickets for £21 on Omio.
  • You can go to Hamburg from Amsterdam by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £25 with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Hamburg on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Amsterdam to Hamburg?
Many of our customers travelling from Amsterdam to Hamburg don't make Hamburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Copenhagen or Munich, either of which you could add to your Amsterdam and Hamburg trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Hamburg to any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket to Hamburg from Amsterdam online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £75 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £21 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £25 one way.

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