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Travel Information from Ostend to Amsterdam

distanceDistance115 miles (186 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$35 - $36
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $35 (€29) • 3 h 34 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $35 (€29) • 3 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or NS International

Take a bus or train to travel 115 miles (186 km) from Ostend to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 34 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or NS International among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Ostend to Amsterdam.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Ostend, Belgium to Amsterdam, Netherlands?

International travel from Ostend, Belgium to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Belgium?

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

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

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 1/13/22; 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 to Amsterdam from Ostend.

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

Return travel to Ostend, Belgium from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from Netherlands?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium 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 Ostend, Belgium was last verified on 1/16/22. 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 Ostend from Amsterdam.

How do I go from Ostend to Amsterdam?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Ostend and Amsterdam. You can take a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Ostend to Amsterdam is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $35 (€29) compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A train is generally $1 (€1) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $36 (€30) from Ostend to Amsterdam.

What is the fastest way to travel between Ostend and Amsterdam?

The fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Ostend is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 34 min.

Other travel options to Amsterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 50 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Ostend to Amsterdam?

Amsterdam is approximately 115 miles (186 km) away from Ostend.

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

The average frequency per day from Ostend to Amsterdam is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

When traveling to Amsterdam from Ostend, where do I depart from Ostend and where do I arrive in Amsterdam?

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

    Which travel companies can take me from Ostend to Amsterdam?

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

    • Flixbus can get you to Amsterdam by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Ostend to Amsterdam for $36 (€30) on Omio.
    • Travel with NS International to go to Amsterdam by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find NS International Ostend to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for $35 (€29).

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

    Omio customers who travel from Ostend 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.

    When should I buy a ticket from Ostend to Amsterdam online to score the best deals?

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

    • Bus tickets are costing $36 (€30) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost $35 (€29) one way on average.

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

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