The cheapest buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$37

Average

$41

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Amsterdam to Hamburg will cost around $ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 37.

Cheapest
11:15PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h10 05:25AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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$371One-way
Cheapest
08:55PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk5h25 02:20AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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$371One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:10AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h50 05:00PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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$501One-way

Timetable Amsterdam to Hamburg

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10:10AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h50 05:00PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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08:55PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk5h25 02:20AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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11:15PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h10 05:25AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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Thu
Sep 23
$37Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$292Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$41Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$429KLM
Sun
Sep 26
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$131Eurowings
Mon
Sep 27
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$230Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$60Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$255KLM
Sun
Oct 3
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$131Eurowings
Mon
Oct 4
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$131Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$93Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$35Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$218KLM
Sun
Oct 10
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Mon
Oct 11
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Tue
Oct 12
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Wed
Oct 13
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$93Eurowings

The fastest buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

5 h 25 m

Average

6 h 8 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

368 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Amsterdam for Hamburg every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 368 km distance in an average of 6 h 8 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:55PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk5h25 02:20AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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$371One-way
2nd Fastest
11:15PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h10 05:25AMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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$371One-way
10:10AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk6h50 05:00PMHamburg, ZOB am Hbf
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$501One-way

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Bus Information to Hamburg from Amsterdam

distanceDistance228 miles (368 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$32 (€26)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines France or PolskiBus

Buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg cover the 228 miles (368 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines France or PolskiBus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $32 (€26), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $29 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.

Bus companies

Amsterdam to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus

You can travel by bus between Amsterdam and Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus for as low as $29 (€23). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German bus travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn bus schedules and cheap tickets for the 228 miles (368 km) journey between Amsterdam and Hamburg with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey from Amsterdam to Hamburg if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable bus tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of bus services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 bus journeys per day, DB offers a range of bus types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) buses, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) buses. These different types of buses differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each bus, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain buses.

Buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg

Buses in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities, with numerous bus companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. Buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg depart from Amsterdam's Sloterdjik bus station and take at least 6:15 h to arrive at Hamburg's ZOB am Hauptbahnhof. There are usually 5-6 buses per day operated by FlixBus and Polskibus. The first bus departs Amsterdam at 9 a.m. while the final bus departs at 11:15 p.m.

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Amsterdam to Hamburg Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€41

1 Day in Advance

€33

1 Week in Advance

€25

2 Weeks in Advance

€25

1 Month in Advance

€25

3 Months in Advance

€25

Amsterdam to Hamburg Buses: General Information


Buses are a fast and convenient way to travel from Amsterdam to Hamburg. Buses are usually cheaper than taking a flight or the train.

  • autobus All Amsterdam to Hamburg buses are run by Flixbus or Polskibus.
  • autobus All buses are direct, depart from Amsterdam's Sloterdijk bus station and arrive at Hamburg ZOB am Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Amsterdam to Hamburg bus trip takes at least 6 hours and 15 minutes to arrive in Hamburg.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Amsterdam to Hamburg bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Amsterdam to Hamburg buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 20% cheaper to book an Amsterdam to Hamburg bus ticket a day in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Amsterdam to Hamburg bus tickets are 39% cheaper on average when booked 1 week in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

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Buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Take the bus to Hamburg 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 Amsterdam to Hamburg.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses between Amsterdam and Hamburg?

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

Can I enter Germany from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Amsterdam and Hamburg as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Hamburg, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Netherlands is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Amsterdam from Hamburg?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Hamburg?

Requirements for reentering:

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

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

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

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

Last checked on 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Amsterdam from Hamburg.

How much do cheap bus tickets to Hamburg from Amsterdam cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Amsterdam to Hamburg buses for as little as $29 (€23)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus between Amsterdam and Hamburg?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $32 (€26)  for a bus ticket to Hamburg from Amsterdam.
How far is Amsterdam to Hamburg by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Amsterdam and Hamburg by bus to be approximately 228 miles (368 km).
How many hours is the bus time from Amsterdam to Hamburg?
While the time it takes to travel 228 miles (368 km) from Amsterdam to Hamburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Amsterdam to Hamburg bus journey time is on average 6 h 10 min.
What station does the bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg depart from? Which Hamburg bus station do I come into from Amsterdam?

There are a few bus stations in Amsterdam to start your journey from including Amsterdam, Sloterdijk, Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and Amsterdam, Centraal. In Hamburg you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, Hamburg and Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.

Where do I find the Amsterdam bus station to Hamburg? Where is the Hamburg bus station?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Amsterdam Centraal, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Amsterdam.

The most popular arrival bus station, Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center of Hamburg.

What bus companies go from Amsterdam to Hamburg?
If you're looking for buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg, you can rely on Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, Eurolines France or PolskiBus to get you to Hamburg. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Amsterdam to Hamburg trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I find a direct bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg on Omio with Flixbus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the earliest bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg at 8: 10 AM   or take the last bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg leaving at 9: 15 PM. Look for the latest Amsterdam to Hamburg bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
How early should I purchase bus tickets to Hamburg from Amsterdam to score the best deals?
If you book a bus ticket from Amsterdam to Hamburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $32 (€26) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Amsterdam and Hamburg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Hamburg
Amsterdam City Centre
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