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from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam

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

Our recommendation

To get from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam on Oct 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:22PMKarlsruhe Hbf7h15 07:37PMAmsterdam Centraal
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08:08PMKarlsruhe Hbf11h57 08:05AMAmsterdam Centraal
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02:12PMKarlsruhe Hbf7h23 09:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
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10:51AMKarlsruhe Hbf5h44 04:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
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06:03PMKarlsruhe Hbf5h25 11:28PMAmsterdam Centraal
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Oct 23
$49Deutsche Bahn
Oct 24
$43Deutsche Bahn
Oct 25
$41Deutsche Bahn
Oct 26
$37Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 27
$37Deutsche Bahn
Oct 28
$37Deutsche Bahn
Oct 29
$44Deutsche Bahn
Oct 30
$41Deutsche Bahn
Oct 31
$41Deutsche Bahn
Nov 1
$41Deutsche Bahn
Nov 2
$41Deutsche Bahn
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Nov 6
$41Deutsche Bahn
Nov 7
$37Deutsche Bahn
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Nov 8
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Travel Information from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam

distanceDistance278 miles (448 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $41
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $37 (€30) • 8 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $41 (€33) • 7 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 278 miles (448 km) by bus or train from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam.

Travel Tips

Travel from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam
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 Karlsruhe to Amsterdam.
Is cross-border travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Karlsruhe, Germany currently allowed?

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

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/20/21; 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 Karlsruhe and Amsterdam.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for returning to Karlsruhe, Germany from Netherlands is: Partially open.

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

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

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

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Karlsruhe, 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/22/21. 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 Karlsruhe from Amsterdam here.

How do I reach Amsterdam from Karlsruhe?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Amsterdam from Karlsruhe. You can take a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Amsterdam from Karlsruhe is by taking a bus, which costs on average $37 (€30).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Amsterdam:

Taking a bus is about $4 (€3) less than taking a train, which costs on average $41 (€33) for this route.

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

The fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Karlsruhe is by train with an average travel time of 7 h 2 min.

Other travel options to Amsterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h 10 min   on average.

What is the distance from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam?

You should expect to travel around 278 miles (448 km) between Karlsruhe and Amsterdam.

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

The average frequency per day from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam is:

  • 6 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Karlsruhe and in Amsterdam?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.
  • Trains most often depart from Karlsruhe at Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam at Amsterdam Centraal.
Which travel operators can get me to Amsterdam from Karlsruhe?

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

  • You can go to Amsterdam from Karlsruhe by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $37 (€30) with Flixbus from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam on Omio.
  • You can go to Amsterdam from Karlsruhe by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $41 (€33) with Deutsche Bahn from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam?

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Croatia Bus d. O. O.

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 Karlsruhe to Amsterdam?
Omio customers who travel from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, London or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Amsterdam and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy my Karlsruhe to Amsterdam one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $37 (€30) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $41 (€33) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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