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from Amsterdam to Heidelberg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Heidelberg on Sep 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:24PMAmsterdam Centraal7h10 07:34PMHeidelberg Hbf
2 changes
$501One-way
Cheapest
09:24PMAmsterdam Centraal10h20 07:44AMHeidelberg Hbf
4 changes
$411One-way
Other options
02:24PMAmsterdam Centraal7h10 09:34PMHeidelberg Hbf
2 changes
$471One-way
10:24AMAmsterdam Centraal7h10 05:34PMHeidelberg Hbf
2 changes
$621One-way
07:24AMAmsterdam Centraal6h40 02:04PMHeidelberg Hbf
2 changes
$621One-way

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Deutsche Bahn
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
Sep 27
$41Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$191KLM
Wed
Sep 29
$41Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$168Air Dolomiti
Sat
Oct 2
$41Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$126KLM
Sun
Oct 3
$41Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
$178Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$41Deutsche Bahn
$46Flixbus
$168Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 5
$41Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$126KLM
Thu
Oct 7
$37Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$148Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Oct 8
$37Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$148Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 9
$37Deutsche Bahn with connection
$32Flixbus
$150KLM

Travel Information to Heidelberg from Amsterdam

distanceDistance263 miles (424 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $152
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€26) • 7 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $152 (€121) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 263 miles (424 km) between Amsterdam and Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Heidelberg.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Heidelberg, Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Heidelberg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Netherlands?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Heidelberg if traveling 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 measures do I need to follow in Heidelberg, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Amsterdam and Heidelberg.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Heidelberg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Heidelberg restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Heidelberg?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 9/22/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Heidelberg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Amsterdam to Heidelberg?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Heidelberg?

The cheapest way to travel to Heidelberg from Amsterdam is by taking a bus with an average price of $33 (€26).

This is compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

Taking a bus is usually $119 (€95) less than taking a flight to Heidelberg, which costs on average $152 (€121) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $34 (€27) for this journey.

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

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Heidelberg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 10 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 40 min.

What is the distance from Amsterdam to Heidelberg?

You should expect to travel around 263 miles (424 km) between Amsterdam and Heidelberg.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Amsterdam to Heidelberg?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Heidelberg is:

  • 7 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Heidelberg from Amsterdam 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 Heidelberg?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk to Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Amsterdam to Heidelberg depart from Amsterdam Centraal to Heidelberg Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Amsterdam to Heidelberg?

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

  • You can travel by plane to Heidelberg from Amsterdam with Lufthansa, and you can find Lufthansa Amsterdam to Heidelberg tickets for $152 (€121) on Omio.
  • You can travel by bus between Amsterdam and Heidelberg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Amsterdam to Heidelberg tickets for $33 (€26) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Amsterdam to Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Amsterdam to Heidelberg tickets for $34 (€27) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Heidelberg from Amsterdam ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Amsterdam to Heidelberg don't make Heidelberg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Heidelberg are Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Heidelberg to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Amsterdam to Heidelberg tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $152 (€121) one way on average for this journey.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $33 (€26) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $34 (€27) one way for this route.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Heidelberg
Amsterdam City Centre
Amenities
Amsterdam Centraal
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

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
Amenities