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Duration 7h 48m
Distance 834.6 km
Average price SFr 180
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Amsterdam and Bern takes 7h 48m. There is at least one train per day from Amsterdam to Bern. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Basel Sbb
  3. Bern
7h 53m
SFr 83 - SFr 230

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Amsterdam to Bern? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Bern. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Bern via Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 53m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Bern is 631 km. The road distance is 834.6 km.

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

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Amsterdam to Bern train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Bern station.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Bern. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam and Bern?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Bern via Basel Sbb in around 7h 53m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 190

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 190
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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