There are 11 ways to get from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen 1-Y / ...

SFr 94 - SFr 242

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Bus  •  13h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Tübingen
  2. Take the bus from Tübingen to Schaffhausen 124 / ...

SFr 45 - SFr 65

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Train via Offenburg  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Offenburg to Singen(Hohentwiel) Re / ...

SFr 100 - SFr 238

Bus, train  •  16h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen 183-Y / ...

SFr 89 - SFr 128

Drive  •  6h 54m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen 476.4 miles

SFr 110 - SFr 170

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich, train  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Schaffhausen

SFr 69 - SFr 305

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel, train  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen

SFr 80 - SFr 257

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Stuttgart (STR) AMS - STR
  2. Take the train from Boeblingen to Singen(Hohentwiel)

SFr 119 - SFr 343

Train to Brussels, fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Schaffhausen

SFr 155 - SFr 401

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Zurich, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Schaffhausen

SFr 93 - SFr 270

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB) AMS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Gare de Strasbourg to Gare de Basel-SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen

SFr 149 - SFr 526

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 13h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 270€ and takes 5h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam station to Schaffhausen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal Station and arriving at Schaffhausen via Tübingen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Schaffhausen via Basel Bad Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 47m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Schaffhausen is 585 km. The road distance is 762.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen without a car is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs 80€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Schaffhausen bus services, operated by Deinbus, depart from Amsterdam Centraal Station.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs 80€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 13h 40m.

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  • Distance: 365.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Schaffhausen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen via Basel Bad Bf in around 7h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen via Tübingen in around 13h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 700
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 850
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 440
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 490
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 Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 160
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 65 - SFr 95
1st Class
SFr 110 - SFr 160
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 140
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 55 - SFr 80
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 140
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 60
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 25 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Deutsche Bahn

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 Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 210
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 170
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Offenburg to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Boeblingen to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB ZugBus RAB
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 70
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 70
1st Class
SFr 70 - SFr 95
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Strasbourg to Gare de Basel-SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 25 - SFr 30
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 42
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Tübingen
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Schedules at
deinbus.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 Tübingen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 85
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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Amsterdam to Schaffhausen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Singen(Hohentwiel) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Schaffhausen is 762 km. It takes approximately 6h 54m to drive from Amsterdam to Schaffhausen.

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easyJet, British Airways, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 252+ hotels available in Schaffhausen. Prices start at SFr 67 per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 16m and costs 6€ - 13€.

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