There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Varel by bus, car, plane, train or taxi

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Bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Westerstede 175

75€ - 104€

3 alternative options

Bus via Oldenburg Central Bus Station  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Duivendrecht to Oldenburg Central Bus Station Amsterdam - Gdynia

108€ - 143€

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Varel 193.9 miles

40€ - 60€

Fly, train, taxi  •  3h 51m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Oldenburg(Oldb)
  3. Take a taxi from Oldenburg(Oldb) to Varel

148€ - 412€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Varel is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Varel is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3h 7m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Varel is 246 km. The road distance is 310.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Varel without a car is to bus which takes 4h 45m and costs 75€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Amsterdam to Varel, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bremen Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Varel is 310 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Amsterdam to Varel.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bremen Airport.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Varel. Prices start at 55€ per night.

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

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  • Distance: 153.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 45m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Varel once daily. Tickets cost 14€ - 25€ and the journey takes 4h 20m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Train operators
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 Bremen Hbf to Oldenburg(Oldb)
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
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, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Westerstede
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EST Gdansk
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Amsterdam Duivendrecht to Oldenburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
EST Gdansk
Other operators
Taxi from Oldenburg(Oldb) to Varel
Ave. Duration
23m
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Hans Gerd Renken
Phone
+49 441 87744
Frauenmobil c/o Funkmietwagen Hatscher GmbH
Phone
+49 441 81113
Website
81111.de
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Phone
+49 441 87744

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