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Duration 6h 2m
Distance 323.3 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Varel takes 6h 2m and the fastest train takes 5h 41m. The train service runs several times per day from Amsterdam to Varel. 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. Osnabrueck Hbf
  3. Varel
5h 28m
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Amsterdam to Varel train times

Trains run every four hours between Amsterdam and Varel. The earliest departure is at 06:48 in the morning, and the last departure from Amsterdam is at 16:48 which arrives into Varel at 23:00. All services require a transfer at OSNABRUECK HBF and take an average of 6h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Varel. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Varel(Oldb) via Osnabrueck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Varel is 246 km. The road distance is 323.3 km.

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

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Amsterdam to Varel train services, operated by NordWestBahn, arrive at Varel(Oldb) station.

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