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Duration 10h 27m
Distance 680.6 km
Average price 130€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Altenburg takes 10h 27m and the fastest train takes 8h 7m. The train service runs several times per day from Amsterdam to Altenburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Hannover Hbf
  3. Halle
  4. Altenburg
8h 32m
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92€ - 174€

Amsterdam to Altenburg train times

Trains run every four hours between Amsterdam and Altenburg. The service departs Amsterdam at 17:10 in the afternoon, which arrives into Altenburg at 09:17. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Altenburg. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Altenburg via Hannover Hbf and Halle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 32m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Altenburg is 542 km. The road distance is 680.6 km.

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Amsterdam to Altenburg train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Amsterdam to Altenburg train services, operated by DB Regio AG Südost, arrive at Altenburg station.

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