You can get from Berlin to Amsterdam by train, bus or flight.
To get from Berlin to Amsterdam on 30 Jun we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||358 miles (577 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £687 • 1 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Norwegian Air Shuttle or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 358 miles (577 km) from Berlin to Amsterdam. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Norwegian Air Shuttle or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train 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 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 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 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 between Berlin, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into Netherlands:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 27/06/2022. 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 Berlin to Amsterdam.
The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from Netherlands is: Fully open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 28/06/2022. 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 Berlin from Amsterdam here.
You can travel from Berlin to Amsterdam 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.
A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam, which costs on average £1.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Amsterdam:
A ferry is £60 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Berlin to Amsterdam costing on average £60.
A ferry journey is usually £687 less than a journey to Amsterdam by plane, which costs on average £687 for the same trip.
A ferry is about £71 less than a train, which costs on average £71 for this route.
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 25 min of travel time.
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In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by train can take on average 6 h 22 min.
Amsterdam is approximately 358 miles (577 km) away from Berlin.
The average frequency per day from Berlin to Amsterdam is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Berlin and Amsterdam as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling 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:
Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Amsterdam with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Amsterdam tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.
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:
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.
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