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Overview: Bus from Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam

distanceDistance112 miles (180 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus

Buses from Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam cover the 112 miles (180 km) long journey with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).

Bus providers: FlixBus from Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam

Travel on FlixBus buses between Gelsenkirchen and Amsterdam at great prices. Omio finds you bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.


FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets between Gelsenkirchen and Amsterdam and when traveling by bus:

    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
    • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
    • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Bus to Amsterdam from Gelsenkirchen

    Take the bus 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 Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam.

    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus between Gelsenkirchen and Amsterdam?

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

    Can I enter Netherlands from Germany?

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

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

    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 are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

    All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 12/7/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Gelsenkirchen and Amsterdam as this information can change.

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

    Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
    • 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 safety rules to follow in Gelsenkirchen, Germany?

    The government of Germany 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 12/7/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Gelsenkirchen from Amsterdam.

    How far is Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam by bus?

    The distance between Gelsenkirchen and Amsterdam by bus is approximately 112 miles (180 km).

    What is the departure bus station in Gelsenkirchen and arrival bus station in Amsterdam?

    When taking a bus from Gelsenkirchen, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Gelsenkirchen, ZOB, Gelsenkirchen, Hiberniastraße and Gelsenkirchen, Hauptbahnhof/ZOB. When you arrive in Amsterdam, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam, Centraal and Amsterdam, Amstel.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Gelsenkirchen Hbf   to Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).

    Where is the departure bus station in Gelsenkirchen located? Where is the arrival bus station in Amsterdam located?

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Gelsenkirchen Hbf, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center of Gelsenkirchen.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), is located 2.5 miles (4 km) away from the city center of Amsterdam.

    Which bus companies can take me between Gelsenkirchen and Amsterdam?

    For the best Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services to Amsterdam from Gelsenkirchen to compare what amenities they may offer.

    When does the first bus depart from Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam? When does the last bus depart from Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam?

    The first Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam bus departs at 9: 00 AM   and the last bus from Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam leaves at 10: 48 AM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Gelsenkirchen to Amsterdam on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

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