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There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Emden by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB 075

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Train  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine Ic
  2. Take the train from Rheine to Emden Hbf Re / ...

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Emden 294.2 km

Fly, train  •  4h 53m

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

Amsterdam to Emden by bus and train

10 Weekly Services
3h 57m Average Duration
€20 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Emden is to bus which costs €19 - €40 and takes 3h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Emden is to drive which costs €55 - €85 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Emden. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Emden Hbf via Rheine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 39m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Emden is 191 km. The road distance is 294.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Emden without a car is to bus which takes 3h 57m and costs €19 - €40.

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It takes approximately 3h 57m to get from Amsterdam to Emden, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Emden is to bus which takes 3h 57m and costs €19 - €40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €50 - €95 and takes 4h 39m.

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

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Amsterdam to Emden train services, operated by WestfalenBahn GmbH, arrive at Emden Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Emden.
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  • Distance: 190.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 57m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB once daily. Tickets cost €14 - €18 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Emden via Rheine in around 4h 39m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €650
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€20 - €29
1st Class
€30 - €50
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Rheine to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
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 Rheine, Bahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Emden is 294 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Amsterdam to Emden.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bremen Airport.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Emden. Prices start at €87 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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