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There are 10 ways to get from Amsterdam to Austria by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night train or car

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Fly to Graz  •  4h 26m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Graz (GRZ) AMS - GRZ

81€ - 308€

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Train, bus and ferry  •  21h 46m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Amstel to Eindhoven Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Eindhoven to Wien

54€ - 95€

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Fly to Innsbruck  •  4h 13m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Innsbruck (INN) AMS - INN

80€ - 337€

Fly to Vienna  •  4h 58m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Vienna (VIE) AMS - VIE

55€ - 189€

Fly to Linz  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Linz (LNZ) AMS - LNZ

96€ - 423€

Fly to Munich, train  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Munich (MUC) AMS - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf

86€ - 247€

Train  •  12h 4m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice / ...

170€ - 282€

Bus  •  20h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague N67
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

57€ - 78€

Night train  •  13h 56m

  1. Take the night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Wien Hbf Nj

101€ - 130€

Drive  •  10h 7m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Vienna 1148.6 km

140€ - 210€

Netherlands → Austria
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International entry into Austria from Netherlands

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Austria, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, South Africa and United Kingdom are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Austria from Netherlands

  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This does not apply to fully vaccinated nationals
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Rules to follow in Austria

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Austria is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Austria is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Austria is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Austria.

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Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Austria is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 20h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Austria is to fly which takes 4h 13m and costs 80€ - 340€.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Austria. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Stephansplatz via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf and Südtiroler Pl. - Hbf.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 4m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Austria is 828 km. The road distance is 1148.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Austria without a car is to train which takes 12h 4m and costs 170€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 4h 26m to get from Amsterdam to Austria, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Austria is to fly which takes 4h 26m and costs 80€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 290€ and takes 12h 4m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 20h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Graz Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Amsterdam to Austria train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Austria.
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  • Distance: 827.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 26m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Austria?

KLM, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Graz every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Vienna via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, Wien Hbf, and Südtiroler Pl. - Hbf. in around 12h 4m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 290€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 310€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
220€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 240€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 270€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 160€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 95€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 240€
Train operators
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 85€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
1st Class
60€ - 85€
Train from Amsterdam Amstel to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Eindhoven to Wien
Ave. Duration
18h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Austria is 1149 km. It takes approximately 10h 7m to drive from Amsterdam to Austria.

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KLM, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Graz Airport.

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There are 167+ hotels available in Austria. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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