You can get from Amsterdam to Hamburg by train, bus or flight.
To get from Amsterdam to Hamburg on Dec 10 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||228 miles (368 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$8 - $30|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $8 (€7) • 1 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $8 (€7) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 228 miles (368 km) between Amsterdam and Hamburg. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Amsterdam to Hamburg.
Flying is the quickest method of traveling between Amsterdam and Hamburg, while taking the train or bus have similar travel times of approximately 5.5 hours.
Return trips from Hamburg to Amsterdam are also available.
There are 6 direct daily buses from Amsterdam to Hamburg operated by Flixbus, along with one Eurolines departure. Journeys are spread out from around 7:00 a.m. until just after 11:00 p.m. with travel times of approximately 7 hours. The Eurolines bus departs from Amsterdam Amstel while the other routes leave from Sloterdijk Bus Station. All journeys terminate at Hamburg ZOB.
Deutsche Bahn trains from Amsterdam to Hamburg involve a transfer at Osnabruck and journey times of just over 5 hours. There are 9 departures a day starting at just after 5:00 a.m. and finishing at around 6:30 p.m. Three later trains involve an overnight journey. Trains run from Amsterdam Centraal to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof both of which have convenient city center locations with easy access by foot to tourist attractions or good links to public transport networks. Taxis are available at both stations.
There are 9 non-stop flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg per day offered by Easyjet and KLM. The first flight departs from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport at around 7:00 a.m. while the last takes off at just before 7:00 p.m. Flights land at either Hannover or Bremen Airports, both between one and two hour's journey from Hamburg giving overall journey times of between 6 and 7 hours. The onward journey between the airports and Hamburg city center is made by train, bus, taxi or car rental.
Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Hamburg, Germany is: Unrestricted.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Amsterdam and Hamburg closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
All travelers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. 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 Hamburg here.
There are 4 ways that you can travel from Amsterdam to Hamburg. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Amsterdam and Hamburg is by taking a flight with an average price of $8 (€7).
This is compared to other travel options to Hamburg:
A flight is $22 (€20) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg costing on average $30 (€27).
Taking a flight is about $19 (€17) less than taking a train, which costs on average $27 (€24) for this route.
The quickest way to travel to Hamburg from Amsterdam is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Hamburg by bus can take on average 7 h 15 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 22 min of travel time.
Hamburg is approximately 228 miles (368 km) away from Amsterdam.
The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Hamburg is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Amsterdam and Hamburg as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Hamburg:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Amsterdam to Hamburg with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Hamburg as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Hamburg from Amsterdam.
Before traveling from Amsterdam to Hamburg, 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 Amsterdam to Hamburg 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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