There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Bremen by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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Fly  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE

$62 - $332

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Bremen

$21 - $70

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Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf Intercity
  2. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ic / ...

$63 - $100

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 55 min

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

$24 - $44

Rideshare  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Bremen 220.9 miles

$25

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Bremen 221.7 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Bremen is to rideshare which costs 21€ and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Bremen is to fly which costs 50€ - 290€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Bremen. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Bremen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Bremen Hbf via Osnabrück Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Bremen is 275 km. The road distance is 354.7 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Bremen without a car is to train which takes 4 h 32 min and costs 50€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Amsterdam to Bremen, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Bremen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Bremen is to fly which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 50€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 32 min, you could also bus, which costs 18€ - 60€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Bremen.
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  • Distance: 171.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

KLM flies from Amsterdam to Bremen 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Bremen via Osnabruck Hbf and Osnabrück Hbf in around 4 h 32 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Osnabrück Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$22
High
$37
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 Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Bremen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Bremen Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Amsterdam to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bremen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Bremen is 355 km. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Amsterdam to Bremen.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Bremen Airport.

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There are 287+ hotels available in Bremen. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Amsterdam and Bremen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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