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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Magdeburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Dessau Hbf Re / ...

54€ - 153€

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Bus, train  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Magdeburg central bus station N1325
  2. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Dessau Hbf Re / ...

37€ - 87€

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Train via Herford  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Herford Re
  3. Take the train from Herford to Dessau Hbf Ic

93€ - 151€

Drive  •  5h 40m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau 584.5 km

70€ - 110€

Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) AMS - BER
  2. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof

69€ - 228€

Fly to Hannover, train  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Hannover (HAJ) AMS - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Koethen

114€ - 453€

Fly to Bremen, train  •  6h 53m

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

156€ - 528€

Fly to Dresden, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dresden (DRS) AMS - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
  3. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dessau Hbf

166€ - 547€

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  8h 18m

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

115€ - 342€

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany 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 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Trams in Dessau is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Trams in Dessau is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Trams in Dessau 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: 20 Apr 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau is to bus and train, which costs 35€ - 90€ and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Dessau Hbf via Magdeburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Trams in Dessau is 505 km. The road distance is 584.5 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau without a car is to train which takes 7h and costs 50€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Dessau Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau is 584 km. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau.

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  • Distance: 505.1 km
  • Duration: 7h

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Trams in Dessau, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Trams in Dessau via Magdeburg Hbf in around 7h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hannover
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 320€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
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 Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 100€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
1st Class
70€ - 100€
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 40€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
17€ - 24€
1st Class
29€ - 40€
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Magdeburg Hbf to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Herford to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Koethen
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
eurobahn.de
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 Hannover Hbf to Koethen
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lutherstadt Wittenberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Sloterdijk to Magdeburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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