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There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg by train, bus, car, plane, tram or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Heerlen Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Bahnhof Rothe Erde to Monschau, Parkhaus Sb66 / ...

32€ - 67€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Liège Guillemins K1959 / ...

20€ - 25€

5 alternative options

Train  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht Intercity
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Eupen Ic / ...

36€ - 72€

Drive  •  3h 13m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg 273.8 km

30€ - 50€

Fly to Dusseldorf, train, bus  •  6h

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Aachen-Rothe Erde
  3. Take the bus from Aachen, Bahnhof Rothe Erde to Monschau, Parkhaus

Fly to Brussels, train  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Eupen

74€ - 276€

Line 4 tram, shuttle, line 44 bus, bus  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Europaplein 4
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Heerlen
  3. Take the line 44 bus from Heerlen, Station to Aachen, Bushof 44
  4. Take the bus from Aachen, Bushof to Monschau, Parkhaus 66

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  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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No, entry into Germany from Netherlands is currently restricted.

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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 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kalterherberg is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Kalterherberg is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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

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Last updated: 4 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg is to bus which costs 20€ - 26€ and takes 9h 4m.

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The fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg is to drive which takes 3h 13m and costs 30€ - 50€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Monschau, Kalterherberg Kirche via LIEGE Gare des Guillemins Quai C, VERVIERS Gare Centrale and Eupen, Bushof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 4m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Kalterherberg is 226 km. The road distance is 273.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 28m and costs 30€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 5h 28m to get from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg is to train which takes 6h 39m and costs 35€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 26€ and takes 9h 4m.

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

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Amsterdam to Kalterherberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Liège Guillemins station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg.
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  • Distance: 225.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 28m

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg via Maastricht, Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins, Eupen, and Eupen, Bahnhof in around 6h 39m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Liège Guillemins 6 times a week. Tickets cost 17€ - 21€ and the journey takes 4h 55m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 480€
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 Heerlen
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Eupen
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Eupen
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
1st Class
17€ - 25€
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Aachen-Rothe Erde
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen, Rothe Erde Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen-Rothe Erde
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Bus operators
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Bus from Aachen, Bahnhof Rothe Erde to Monschau, Parkhaus
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Bahn DE
Bus from Aachen, Bushof to Monschau, Parkhaus
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
Bahn DE
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Liège Guillemins
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
On demand
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Starliner
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Heerlen, Station to Aachen, Bushof
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ASEAG

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Kalterherberg is 274 km. It takes approximately 3h 13m to drive from Amsterdam to Kalterherberg.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Kalterherberg. 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 17 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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