There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Lübeck by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  2. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$85 - $158

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Bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Bremen
  2. Take the bus from Bremen to Lübeck 173 / ...

$31 - $82

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Bus, train  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Hamburg, ZOB 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Reinfeld Re8 / ...

$74 - $107

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Lübeck 329.1 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Amsterdam to Hamburg, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM) AMS - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$60 - $247

Fly Amsterdam to Bremen, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$89 - $404

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$92 - $225

Fly Amsterdam to Hannover, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Hannover (HAJ) AMS - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$116 - $360

Train to Brussels, fly to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$84 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Lübeck is to bus which costs 26€ - 75€ and takes 9 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Lübeck is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 4 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Lübeck via Bremen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Osnabrück Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Lübeck is 421 km. The road distance is 526.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Lübeck without a car is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs 70€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Amsterdam to Lübeck, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Lübeck bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Amsterdam station.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Lübeck is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs 70€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 75€ and takes 9 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 263.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Lübeck via Osnabruck Hbf, Osnabrück Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 6 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Lübeck via Bremen in around 9 h 11 min.

Airlines
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
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Hannover
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
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 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $40
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Reinfeld
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
hvv.de
Second Class
$21 - $40
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
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
$20 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$21
High
$36
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bremen to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Hamburg, ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
arriva.nl

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