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There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Sweden by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly to Copenhagen  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Copenhagen (CPH) AMS - CPH

414 kr - 1614 kr

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Fly to Gothenburg  •  4h 40m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Gothenburg (GOT) AMS - GOT

654 kr - 1644 kr

Fly to Stockholm  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Stockholm (ARN) AMS - ARN

646 kr - 1866 kr

Fly to Linkoping, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Linkoping (LPI) AMS - LPI
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation

907 kr - 4248 kr

Train  •  17h 13m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabrueck Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic
  4. Take the train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation

1391 kr - 3153 kr

Bus  •  22h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB N844
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen N602

749 kr - 952 kr

Night bus, bus  •  30h 25m

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Berlin 555
  2. Take the bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station Bucuresti - Stockholm

1370 kr - 1712 kr

Drive  •  15h 1m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Stockholm 1570.1 km

2000 kr - 3100 kr

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Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

Conditions of entry to Sweden

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Yes, entry into Sweden is currently allowed from Netherlands.

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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 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sweden is 11313.

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

The social distance requirement in Sweden is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11313.

No, returning to Netherlands from Sweden is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 25 Oct 2020
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Sweden is to fly which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 4h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Sweden is to fly which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 4h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam station to Sweden. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Busstation Elandsgracht and arriving at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen via Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Sweden station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Osnabrueck Hbf, Hamburg Hbf and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 13m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Sweden is 1006 km. The road distance is 1570.1 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Sweden without a car is to train which takes 17h 13m and costs 130€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Amsterdam to Sweden, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Sweden bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport station.

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Amsterdam to Sweden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Sweden is to fly which takes 4h 17m and costs 40€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 130€ - 310€ and takes 17h 13m, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 22h 56m.

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  • Distance: 1006.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 17m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and four other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Malmö every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Stockholm via Osnabrueck Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, and København H in around 17h 13m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kr - 3700 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kr - 4100 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kr - 4300 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kr - 4300 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
800 kr - 4300 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300 kr - 3900 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4200 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Linkoping
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500 kr - 3900 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 2600 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 2800 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
160 kr - 2400 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330 kr - 1900 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 3300 kr
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stockholm via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
2000 kr - 4600 kr
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55 kr - 190 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
140 kr - 190 kr
2nd Class Ticket
55 kr - 70 kr
Train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
550 kr - 750 kr
2nd Class Ticket
600 kr - 800 kr
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Phone
+46 77 121 10 10
Website
ostgotatrafiken.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
27 kr
Schedules at
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65 kr - 85 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
75 kr - 110 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
75 kr - 110 kr
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 900 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
600 kr - 850 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
250 kr - 600 kr
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
250 kr - 350 kr
1st Class
410 kr - 600 kr
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 Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
480 kr - 700 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
140 kr - 170 kr
Website
Flixtrain
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 Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
700 kr - 1300 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
270 kr - 370 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
450 kr - 650 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
250 kr - 300 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
460 kr - 600 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Night bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Berlin
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
350 kr - 490 kr
Website
Eurolines FR
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1000 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Comati PSG

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

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Amsterdam to Sweden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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Amsterdam to Sweden train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Sweden is 1570 km. It takes approximately 15h 1m to drive from Amsterdam to Sweden.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Norwegian Air International, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Sweden. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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