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from Bielefeld to Amsterdam

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

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To get from Bielefeld to Amsterdam on Jan 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:19AMBielefeld Hbf4h33 01:52PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$231One-way
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09:19AMBielefeld Hbf4h33 01:52PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$231One-way
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09:19AMBielefeld Hbf4h36 01:55PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$231One-way
06:40AMBielefeld Hbf4h45 11:25AMAmsterdam Centraal
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$231One-way
06:40AMBielefeld Hbf4h55 11:35AMAmsterdam Centraal
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$231One-way

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Wed
Jan 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$525Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Jan 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$142Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$438Lufthansa
Sat
Jan 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$285Austrian Airlines
Sun
Jan 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$209Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$125Eurowings
Fri
Feb 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$149Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Feb 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$150Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Feb 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$149Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information to Amsterdam from Bielefeld

distanceDistance156 miles (251 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $171
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 4 h 32 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $171 (€142) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 156 miles (251 km) by flight, bus or train between Bielefeld and Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Swiss, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Bielefeld to Amsterdam.

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FAQs

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

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

Is international entry into Amsterdam from Bielefeld restricted?

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

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

  • 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

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands 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 1/24/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Bielefeld and Amsterdam closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Bielefeld, Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Bielefeld, 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 Bielefeld, Germany was last verified on 1/24/22. 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 Bielefeld from Amsterdam.

How do I reach Amsterdam from Bielefeld?

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

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

The cheapest way to go to Amsterdam from Bielefeld is by taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Amsterdam:

A train is $148 (€124) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Bielefeld to Amsterdam costing on average $171 (€142).

A train is $30 (€25) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Bielefeld to Amsterdam costing on average $53 (€44).

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

The fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Bielefeld is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to Amsterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 44 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by train can take on average 4 h 32 min.

What is the distance from Bielefeld to Amsterdam?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Bielefeld to Amsterdam is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede to Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Most travelers take a train from Bielefeld Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal.

Which travel companies can take me from Bielefeld to Amsterdam?

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

  • Travel with Swiss to go to Amsterdam by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Swiss Bielefeld to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for $171 (€142).
  • Flixbus can get you to Amsterdam by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Bielefeld to Amsterdam for $53 (€44) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Amsterdam by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Bielefeld to Amsterdam for $23 (€19) on Omio.

Can I travel directly to Amsterdam from Bielefeld?

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

  • You can find 12 direct trains per day to take to Amsterdam with.

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

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Bielefeld to Amsterdam often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, London or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bielefeld and Amsterdam itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Amsterdam and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets between Bielefeld and Amsterdam online for the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $171 (€142) one way for this route.
  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $53 (€44) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $23 (€19) one way.

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