How to travel from Dresden to Amsterdam

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from Dresden to Amsterdam

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

Our recommendation

To get from Dresden to Amsterdam on Apr 01 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:10PMDresden Central Station9h09 09:19PMAmsterdam Central station
3 transfers
07:06PMDresden Central Station14h43 09:49AMAmsterdam Central station
3 transfers
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02:10PMDresden Central Station9h09 11:19PMAmsterdam Central station
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10:10AMDresden Central Station9h09 07:19PMAmsterdam Central station
3 transfers
11:19AMDresden Central Station10h00 09:19PMAmsterdam Central station
3 transfers

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Travel Information from Dresden to Amsterdam

distanceDistance388 miles (626 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$51 - $256
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $51 (€45) • 11 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $256 (€226) • 8 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or FlixTrain

Travel 388 miles (626 km) by bus, flight or train between Dresden and Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 8 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $51 (€45). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Dresden to Amsterdam.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dresden to Amsterdam

Travel Tips: Travel to Amsterdam 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 Dresden to Amsterdam.

International travel from Dresden, Germany to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Amsterdam if traveling from Dresden?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 3/8/23; 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 Dresden and Amsterdam.

The current restriction level for returning to Dresden, Germany from Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Dresden, Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Dresden from Amsterdam?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Dresden, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. 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 Dresden from Amsterdam here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Amsterdam from Dresden. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Dresden and Amsterdam is by taking a bus with an average price of $51 (€45).

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

Taking a bus is about $205 (€181) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $256 (€226) for this journey.

Taking a bus is usually $34 (€30) less than taking a train to Amsterdam, which costs on average $85 (€75) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Dresden is by flight with an average travel time of 8 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Amsterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by train can take on average 10 h 54 min.

The distance is approximately 388 miles (626 km) from Dresden to Amsterdam.

The average frequency per day from Dresden to Amsterdam is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 6 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Dresden, Flughafen Station and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Most travelers take a flight from Dresden to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Most travelers take a train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Amsterdam Centraal.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Dresden to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for $51 (€45).
  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline for flights to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Lufthansa Cityline Dresden to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for $256 (€226).
  • FlixTrain can take you to Amsterdam by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for FlixTrain from Dresden to Amsterdam for $85 (€75).

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

  • You can travel directly by bus with Flixbus with 1 direct bus per day.

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 from Dresden to Amsterdam.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Dresden 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 Dresden and Amsterdam itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Amsterdam and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Dresden 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 for this journey is costing $51 (€45) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $256 (€226) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $85 (€75) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Dresden to Amsterdam 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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