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Travel Information between Berlin and Amsterdam

distanceDistance358 miles (577 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £97
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 9 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £97 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 358 miles (577 km) from Berlin to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Berlin to Amsterdam.

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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.

Travel Tips: Travel from Berlin to Amsterdam

Travel to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Amsterdam.

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Amsterdam, Netherlands if I’m coming from Berlin, Germany?

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

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Germany?

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

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

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 measures do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Netherlands 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 24/01/2022; 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 between Berlin and Amsterdam.

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

Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Netherlands?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Netherlands?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • 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 are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Berlin, Germany was last verified on 25/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Berlin from Amsterdam.

How do I travel from Berlin to Amsterdam?

There are 3 travel options from Berlin to Amsterdam: coach, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way from Berlin to Amsterdam is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £14 compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A coach is generally £83 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £97 from Berlin to Amsterdam.

A coach journey is usually £17 less than a journey to Amsterdam by train, which costs on average £30 for the same trip.

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

The quickest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 9 h   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 14 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Berlin to Amsterdam would I travel?

The distance between Berlin and Amsterdam is around 358 miles (577 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day 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 route to Amsterdam from Berlin as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Flights mostly depart from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Trains from Berlin to Amsterdam most often leave from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Which travel operators can get me from Berlin to Amsterdam?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Amsterdam, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can take you to Amsterdam by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for BlaBlaCar Bus from Berlin to Amsterdam for £14.
  • Travel with KLM for flights to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM Berlin to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for £97.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Amsterdam by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Amsterdam for £30.

Is there a way to travel directly from Berlin to Amsterdam?

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

  • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus with direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find direct flights per day with easyJet or KLM.
  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn with 6 direct trains per day.

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 between Berlin and Amsterdam.

Where should I go next after I travel between Berlin and Amsterdam?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Berlin to Amsterdam often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, London or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Berlin and Amsterdam itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Amsterdam and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets from Berlin to Amsterdam online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £14 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £97 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £30 one way.

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