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from Amsterdam to Bielefeld

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

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Bielefeld on Sep 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:10PMAmsterdam Centraal4h01 09:11PMBielefeld Hbf
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09:24PMAmsterdam Centraal8h08 05:32AMBielefeld Hbf
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09:10AMAmsterdam Centraal4h02 01:12PMBielefeld Hbf
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11:00AMAmsterdam Centraal4h36 03:36PMBielefeld Hbf
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03:00PMAmsterdam Centraal4h36 07:36PMBielefeld Hbf
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Sep 20
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$277Austrian Airlines
Sep 21
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Sep 22
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Sep 23
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$168Austrian Airlines
Sep 24
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Sep 26
$23Deutsche Bahn with connection
$129Air Dolomiti

Travel Information to Bielefeld from Amsterdam

distanceDistance156 miles (251 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $160
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • () • 4 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 156 miles (251 km) by flight, bus or train from Amsterdam to Bielefeld. A train is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about (). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Amsterdam to Bielefeld.

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Travel from Amsterdam to Bielefeld
Travel to Bielefeld 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 Bielefeld.
Is cross-border travel to Bielefeld, Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands currently allowed?

Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Bielefeld, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bielefeld from Amsterdam restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bielefeld, Germany from Amsterdam?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bielefeld, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/19/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Amsterdam and Bielefeld closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

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

Am I allowed to reenter Amsterdam, Netherlands from Bielefeld, 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 Bielefeld?

  • 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 9/19/21. 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 Bielefeld here.

How do I reach Bielefeld from Amsterdam?

There are 3 travel options from Amsterdam to Bielefeld: flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to travel between Amsterdam and Bielefeld is by taking a train with an average price of ().

This is compared to other travel options to Bielefeld:

Taking a train is usually $136 (€109) less than taking a flight to Bielefeld, which costs on average $160 (€128) for the same trip.

Taking a train is about $5 (€4) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $29 (€23) for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

The fastest way to get to Bielefeld from Amsterdam is by travel with an average travel time of 0 h 0 min.

Other travel options to Bielefeld can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bielefeld by flight can take on average 55 min.

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 18 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 2 min   on average.

What is the distance from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

The Amsterdam to Bielefeld distance is around 156 miles (251 km).

How many services a day are there from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Bielefeld is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Amsterdam? Where do I arrive in Bielefeld?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Amsterdam to Bielefeld:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Amsterdam to Bielefeld depart from Amsterdam Centraal to Bielefeld Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

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

  • Lufthansa Cityline can get you to Bielefeld by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline from Amsterdam to Bielefeld for $160 (€128) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bielefeld by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Amsterdam to Bielefeld tickets on Omio for $29 (€23).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Bielefeld by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Bielefeld for $24 (€19) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?

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

  • You'll find 6 direct trains per day with.

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

Where should I go next after I travel from Amsterdam to Bielefeld?
Many of our customers traveling from Amsterdam to Bielefeld don't make Bielefeld their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bielefeld are Berlin, Munich or Hamburg, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bielefeld to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Amsterdam to Bielefeld one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $160 (€128) one way for this trip.
  • A bus ticket costs $29 (€23) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $24 (€19) one way on average.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam City Centre
Amsterdam Centraal

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Amsterdam Sloterdijk

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