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There are 11 ways to get from Dresden to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Dresden to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 18m

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DRS - AMS

$117 - $473

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Bus  •  12h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N20 / ...

$45 - $80

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Train to Berlin Tegel, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TXL - AMS

$121 - $337

Train to Prague, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) PRG - AMS

$76 - $252

Fly Dresden to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 30m

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) DRS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$77 - $219

Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Südkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SXF - AMS

$95 - $246

Fly Dresden to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) DRS - CGN
  2. Take the train from Koln Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$107 - $319

Train via Berlin Hbf (tief)  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$118 - $221

Train  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Minden(Westf) Ic
  2. Take the train from Minden to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$125 - $196

Train, bus  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the bus from Magdeburg to Amsterdam Amstel

$111 - $153

Drive  •  6h 40m

  1. Drive from Dresden to Amsterdam 471.6 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Dresden to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 100€ - 420€ and takes 4h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dresden, Dresden central station station and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Dresden-Neustadt and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Berlin Hbf (tief) and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 2m.

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The distance between Dresden and Amsterdam is 627 km. The road distance is 754.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 9h 2m and costs 100€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 4h 18m to get from Dresden to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Dresden to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dresden, Dresden central station.

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Dresden to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Dresden-Neustadt station.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4h 18m and costs 100€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 200€ and takes 9h 2m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Dresden to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 391.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 18m

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM and Lufthansa fly from Dresden to Amsterdam 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dresden to Amsterdam via Berlin Hbf (tief) and Hannover Hbf in around 9h 2m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dresden to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Dresden to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Flights from Dresden to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Flights from Dresden to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dresden to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Dresden to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koln Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Minden to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Magdeburg to Amsterdam Amstel
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Dresden Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Dresden to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Dresden to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dresden to Amsterdam is 755 km. It takes approximately 6h 40m to drive from Dresden to Amsterdam.

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KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Dresden Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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Book your Dresden to Amsterdam bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 2655+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Dresden Airport is to bus which takes 25m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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