There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Bremen, train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)

$84 - $344

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer 075 / ...

$28 - $75

4 alternative options

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Papenburg(Ems)

$129 - $324

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM) AMS - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)

$97 - $267

Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Hengelo Intercity
  2. Take the train from Salzbergen to Papenburg(Ems) Westfalen-Bahn

$54 - $89

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg 162.1 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Papenburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg via Hengelo and Salzbergen in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Arriva NL also services this route once daily.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Papenburg(Ems)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $27
Standard
$22 - $40
Train from Salzbergen to Papenburg(Ems)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Leer, ZOB Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Papenburg is 197 km. The road distance is 259 km.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg is to drive which takes 2 h 33 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg. However, there are services departing from Schiphol (Airport) and arriving at Papenburg(Ems) via Hengelo and Salzbergen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Papenburg, including transfers.