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from Amsterdam to Berlin

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

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Berlin on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:05AMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol1h25 10:30AMBerlin Brandenburg Airport
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$841One-way
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09:30PMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk8h55 06:25AMBerlin
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$311One-way
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11:00AMAmsterdam Centraal6h22 05:22PMBerlin Hbf
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$921One-way
05:10PMAmsterdam Centraal5h54 11:04PMBerlin Hbf
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$831One-way
01:00PMAmsterdam Centraal6h22 07:22PMBerlin Hbf
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$921One-way

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Tue
Sep 28
$62Deutsche Bahn
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$335Cityjet
Wed
Sep 29
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27BlaBlaCar Bus
$75easyJet
Thu
Sep 30
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27BlaBlaCar Bus
$89easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27BlaBlaCar Bus
$100easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$43FlixTrain
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$89easyJet
Sun
Oct 3
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27BlaBlaCar Bus
$109easyJet
Mon
Oct 4
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$74easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$66easyJet
Wed
Oct 6
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$66easyJet
Thu
Oct 7
$31FlixTrain
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$66easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$65easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$43FlixTrain
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$60easyJet
Sun
Oct 10
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$75easyJet
Mon
Oct 11
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27BlaBlaCar Bus
$60easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$37Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$50easyJet
Wed
Oct 13
$37Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$50easyJet
Thu
Oct 14
$37Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$62easyJet
Fri
Oct 15
$37Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$91easyJet
Sat
Oct 16
$37Deutsche Bahn with connection
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$143easyJet
Sun
Oct 17
$37Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$109easyJet
Mon
Oct 18
$37Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$109easyJet

Travel Information from Amsterdam to Berlin

distanceDistance358 miles (577 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€22) • 7 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $87 (€70) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 358 miles (577 km) between Amsterdam and Berlin. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Amsterdam to Berlin.

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How to Travel from Amsterdam to Berlin

Located almost horizontally adjacent to each other, the city of Amsterdam and the city of Berlin are 655 km from each other. The most convenient way to travel between these two cities is by bus or train, while the fastest is via flying. Direct flights leave from Amsterdam Airport in Schiphol and Rotterdam, and land either at the airports of Schönefeld or Tegel in Berlin, with the journey taking on average just over 4 hours.

Trains from Amsterdam to Berlin | Buses from Amsterdam to Berlin | Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin

Amsterdam to Berlin Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€33

9:30 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€50

6:00 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€52

1:10 h

2 Weeks Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin?

Cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin


cheap

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin. Buses traveling from Amsterdam to Berlin depart from Amsterdam's Sloterdijk bus station and take at least 9 and a half hours to arrive at Berlin's Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof (ZOB). Approximately 15 buses travel from Amsterdam to Berlin every day, with the first bus departing Amsterdam at 10:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Amsterdam to Berlin include Flixbus and Regiojet.


Fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin. Flights depart from Amsterdam's Schiphol airport and arrive at either Berlin's Tegel or Schönefeld airports after approximately 1:10 hours of travel time. Even when traveling to and from Amsterdam and Berlin's airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight is still the fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin. Airlines that travel directly from Amsterdam to Berlin include Transavia, EasyJet, and KLM. At least 7 direct flights travel from Amsterdam to Berlin per day.


Most popular way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin


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Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin. Taking a flight is at least 2 hours faster than traveling from Amsterdam to Berlin by train and 3 hours faster than taking the bus. The convenient public transportation options from Berlin and Amsterdam's airports to their respective city centers also help reduce the total travel time. Traveling from Amsterdam to Berlin by Deutsche Bahn train is also a popular option if you would prefer avoiding the airport.


How to get from Amsterdam to Berlin

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin, 61,27% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Amsterdam to Berlin and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Amsterdam and Berlin?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Berlin, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Netherlands enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Berlin from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Berlin, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/26/21. 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 journey to Berlin from Amsterdam.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Berlin, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Fully open.

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

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

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

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

Which rules do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Netherlands 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 9/26/21. 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 Amsterdam from Berlin here.

How do I go from Amsterdam to Berlin?

There are 3 ways to get from Amsterdam to Berlin: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Amsterdam to Berlin?

The cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Berlin is by taking a bus with an average price of $27 (€22).

This is compared to other travel options to Berlin:

Taking a bus is usually $60 (€48) less than taking a flight to Berlin, which costs on average $87 (€70) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $22 (€18) less than taking a train, which costs on average $50 (€40) for this journey.

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

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Berlin is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Berlin that can usually take longer:

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

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 54 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Amsterdam and Berlin?

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

How many services a day are there between Amsterdam and Berlin?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Berlin is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Amsterdam to Berlin?

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

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

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

  • You can travel between Amsterdam and Berlin by bus with BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $27 (€22) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Amsterdam to Berlin.
  • You can travel between Amsterdam and Berlin by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $87 (€70) with easyJet from Amsterdam to Berlin.
  • You can take a train from Amsterdam to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Cheap tickets can be found for $50 (€40) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Amsterdam to Berlin.
Is there a way to travel directly from Amsterdam to Berlin?

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

  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn with 10 direct trains per day.

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

Where should I go next after I travel from Amsterdam to Berlin?
Looking to extend your trip from Amsterdam to Berlin? Many Omio customers who go from Amsterdam to Berlin usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Prague, Paris or Munich. If you're looking to explore Prague, Paris or Munich from Berlin, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book tickets from Amsterdam to Berlin online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $27 (€22) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $87 (€70) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $50 (€40) one way on average for this route.

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