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from Berlin to Amsterdam

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

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Amsterdam on 30 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:30Berlin Brandenburg Airport1h30 21:00Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
0 changes
£531One-way
Cheapest
08:35Berlin10h45 19:20Amsterdam, Sloterdijk
0 changes
£201One-way
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07:05Berlin Brandenburg Airport1h30 08:35Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
0 changes
£531One-way
16:05Berlin Brandenburg Airport1h30 17:35Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
0 changes
£591One-way
04:30Berlin Hbf6h30 11:00Amsterdam Centraal
2 changes
£341One-way

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Wed
29 Sep
£54Deutsche Bahn
£27BlaBlaCar Bus
£81easyJet
Thu
30 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£53easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£36Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
£55easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£69easyJet
Sun
3 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£45easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£27FlixTrain
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£55easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£41easyJet
Wed
6 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£41easyJet
Thu
7 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£41easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£36Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
£63easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£36Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£109easyJet
Sun
10 Oct
£36Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
£109easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£27FlixTrain
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£69easyJet
Tue
12 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£34easyJet
Wed
13 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£39easyJet
Thu
14 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£43easyJet
Fri
15 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£43easyJet
Sat
16 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£42easyJet
Sun
17 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
£43easyJet
Mon
18 Oct
£23FlixTrain
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£38easyJet
Tue
19 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£32easyJet

Travel Information between Berlin and Amsterdam

distanceDistance358 miles (577 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £60
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £20 • 7 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £60 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 358 miles (577 km) by coach, flight or train to Amsterdam from Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Berlin to Amsterdam.

General Information about the journey from Berlin to Amsterdam

There are many options available for travelling from Berlin, 650 kilometres due west, to Amsterdam. Flying is the fastest method, followed by train and finally bus, which is usually the slowest. Each transport method generally travels between one or two airports or stations, although some bus routes have several stops.

Buses from Berlin to Amsterdam

Buses depart from Berlin on average once an hour, throughout the day and most of the night. Direct routes take between seven and ten hours, while those with a change, which is usually in Hamburg, take a few hours more. Buses, operated by Infobus, Flixbus, Eurolines Germany and others, travel between Berlin ZOB and Sloterdijk in Amsterdam. It is also possible to car share for this journey, with providers such as Bla Bla Car, this will usually be the fastest method by road.

Trains from Berlin to Amsterdam

Trains bound for Amsterdam leave Berlin every two hours during the day, with the occasional departure at night. Direct trains take just over 6 hours. On some routes, passengers must change at Hanover or another German city, this extends the travel time by an hour or more. Trains depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) or Berlin Gesundbrunnen stations and all arrive at Amsterdam Centraal. All rail services are provided by Deutsche Bahn.

Flights from Berlin to Amsterdam

Flights take off from Berlin Schönefeld or Berlin Tegel airports and all land at Amsterdam Schiphol. KLM and Easyjet offer around 7 direct flights per day, which take take under 1.5 hours. Many other operators offer indirect flights which take at least twice as long, these include Air Canada, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines. There are hundreds of flight combinations per day between the two cities, with at least one change.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Berlin, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands allowed?

Travel from Berlin, Germany to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Amsterdam from Berlin restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Berlin?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 26/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Berlin and Amsterdam closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Berlin, Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

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

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

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

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

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany 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 26/09/2021. 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 Berlin from Amsterdam here.

What are my travel options from Berlin to Amsterdam?

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

What is the cheapest way from Berlin to Amsterdam?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam, which costs on average £20.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Amsterdam:

A coach is generally £41 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £60 from Berlin to Amsterdam.

A coach is £14 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Berlin to Amsterdam costing on average £34.

What is the fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Berlin?

The quickest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 26 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Berlin to Amsterdam?

You should expect to travel around 358 miles (577 km) from Berlin to Amsterdam.

How many services a day are there from Berlin to Amsterdam?

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Amsterdam is:

  • 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Berlin to Amsterdam as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Berlin? Where do I arrive in Amsterdam?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Berlin to Amsterdam:

  • Coaches from Berlin to Amsterdam most often leave from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.
  • Flights most often depart from Berlin at Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Amsterdam at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Trains mostly depart from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.
Which travel companies can get me from Berlin to Amsterdam?

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

  • You can go to Amsterdam from Berlin by coach with BlaBlaCar Bus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £20 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Berlin to Amsterdam on Omio.
  • You can go to Amsterdam from Berlin by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £60 with easyJet from Berlin to Amsterdam on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Berlin to Amsterdam with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for £34 with Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Amsterdam.
Is there a direct service from Berlin to Amsterdam?

Yes, there are direct services available to Amsterdam from Berlin with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You can find around direct flights per day and book this direct flight with easyJet or KLM.
  • You'll find 6 direct trains per day with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Amsterdam as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Berlin to Amsterdam.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Berlin to Amsterdam?
Your journey from Berlin to Amsterdam doesn't have to end in Amsterdam. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, London or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, London or Brussels to your Berlin to Amsterdam trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Amsterdam today!
When should I book a ticket between Berlin and Amsterdam online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Berlin to Amsterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £20 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £60 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £34 one way.

But we recommend booking Berlin to Amsterdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.