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from Berlin to Amsterdam

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

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Amsterdam on Jan 17 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:00PMBerlin9h00 06:00AMAmsterdam
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$331One-way
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09:00PMBerlin9h00 06:00AMAmsterdam
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$331One-way
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08:35AMBerlin10h45 07:20PMAmsterdam
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$401One-way
07:59AMBerlin Hbf6h53 02:52PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$1061One-way
07:59AMBerlin Hbf6h56 02:55PMAmsterdam Centraal
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Mon
Jan 17
$51FlixTrain
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$228Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
Jan 18
$46Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$870KLM
Wed
Jan 19
$46Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$385PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Thu
Jan 20
$46Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$314regional jet
Fri
Jan 21
$42FlixTrain
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$82easyJet
Sat
Jan 22
$30FlixTrain
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$355KLM
Sun
Jan 23
$42FlixTrain
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$82easyJet
Mon
Jan 24
$39FlixTrain
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$146Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
Jan 25
$46Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$286PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Wed
Jan 26
$46Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$293KLM
Thu
Jan 27
$46Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$248KLM
Fri
Jan 28
$42FlixTrain
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$68easyJet
Sat
Jan 29
$36FlixTrain
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$248KLM
Sun
Jan 30
$42FlixTrain
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$66easyJet
Mon
Jan 31
$33FlixTrain
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$47easyJet
Tue
Feb 1
$42Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$149PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Wed
Feb 2
$42Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$212KLM
Thu
Feb 3
$42Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$62easyJet
Fri
Feb 4
$36FlixTrain
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$44easyJet
Sat
Feb 5
$42Deutsche Bahn
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$41easyJet

Travel Information between Berlin and Amsterdam

distanceDistance358 miles (577 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $135
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€16) • 9 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $135 (€112) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 358 miles (577 km) from Berlin to Amsterdam. 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 $19 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Berlin to Amsterdam.

How to Travel from Berlin to Amsterdam

The journey from Berlin to Amsterdam is popular with travelers for both business and leisure. Buses, trains, and flights all travel regularly from Berlin to Amsterdam every day of the week. Key departure points in Berlin include ZOB am Funkturm bus station, Gesundbrunnen, and Berlin Hbf train stations, and Berlin's Tegel and Schönefeld airports.

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

Berlin to Amsterdam Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€31

7:50 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€52

6:08 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

€59

4:00 h

1 Month Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam. Buses traveling from Berlin to Amsterdam depart from Berlin ZOB am Funkturm (central bus station) and take at least 7:50 h to arrive at Amsterdam's Sloterdijk bus station. Over 10 buses travel from Berlin to Amsterdam everyday with night buses beginning to depart Berlin at 12:10 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Berlin to Amsterdam include Flixbus, Polskibus, and Eurolines.


Fastest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam. Flights depart from either Berlin's Tegel or Schönefeld airports and arrive at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport after approximately 4 hours of travel time. Airlines that travel directly from Berlin to Amsterdam include Transavia, EasyJet, and KLM. Approximately 10 direct flights travel from Berlin to Amsterdam every day.


Most popular way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam


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Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam. Taking a flight is at least 2 hours faster than traveling from Berlin to Amsterdam by train and almost 4 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 Berlin to Amsterdam by train is also a popular option if you would prefer avoiding the airport.


How to get from Berlin to Amsterdam

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam, 61,79% 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 Berlin to Amsterdam 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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Attractions in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a vibrant international city that draws more than 5 million international visitors per year. Some of Amsterdam's main attractions include the historic canals, the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum, Anne Frank's House, the red-light district and the city's many coffee shops.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Berlin, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands allowed?

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

Can travelers from Germany enter Netherlands?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Netherlands:

  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 1/13/22. 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 from Berlin to Amsterdam.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Netherlands?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Netherlands?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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)
  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Berlin, Germany was last verified on 1/15/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Berlin from Amsterdam.

How do I go from Berlin to Amsterdam?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Berlin and Amsterdam. You can take a bus, flight or train.

How do I get from Berlin to Amsterdam the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Amsterdam is by taking a bus with an average price of $19 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

Taking a bus is about $116 (€96) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $135 (€112) for this route.

Taking a bus is about $23 (€19) less than taking a train, which costs on average $42 (€35) for this trip.

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

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

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

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by bus can take on average 9 h.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 14 min.

What is the distance from Berlin to Amsterdam?

Amsterdam is approximately 358 miles (577 km) away from Berlin.

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

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Amsterdam is:

  • 6 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and tend to arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Flights mostly leave from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and tend to arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Trains mostly leave from Berlin Hbf and tend to arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Which travel operators can get me to Amsterdam from Berlin?

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

  • You can travel by bus from Berlin to Amsterdam with BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Berlin to Amsterdam tickets for $19 (€16) on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Berlin and Amsterdam with KLM, and you can find KLM Berlin to Amsterdam tickets for $135 (€112) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Berlin to Amsterdam with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $42 (€35) with Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Amsterdam.

Is there a direct service between Berlin and Amsterdam?

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

  • You can find around 6 direct trains per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Berlin to Amsterdam?

Many of our customers traveling from Berlin to Amsterdam don't make Amsterdam their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Amsterdam are Paris, London or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Amsterdam to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets between Berlin and Amsterdam online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $19 (€16) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $135 (€112) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $42 (€35) one way on average for this trip.

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