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

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Fly to Zurich, train, line 401 bus

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Arth-Goldau
  3. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Erstfeld
  4. Take the line 401 bus from Erstfeld, Bahnhof to Wassen, Dorf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Luzern

Fly to Basel, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Basel (BSL)
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Arth-Goldau

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP)
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio
  3. Take the train from Mendrisio to Bellinzona
  4. Take the train from Bellinzona to Göschenen

Fly to Strasbourg, drive

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB)
  2. Drive from Strasbourg to Wassen

Train

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Arth-Goldau

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zuerich Hb
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Erstfeld

Night bus, train

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd
  2. Take the night bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd to Zurich Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Erstfeld

Drive

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Wassen

Amsterdam to Wassen by train and bus

10 Weekly Services
11h 17m Average Duration
SFr 165 Cheapest Price
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Netherlands → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from Netherlands

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Georgia, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland 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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wassen is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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

The social distance requirement in Wassen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 20 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Wassen is to bus which costs €40 - €50 and takes 16h 25m.

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The fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Wassen is to fly and drive which takes 6h 22m and costs €110 - €700.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Wassen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Wassen, Dorf via Luzern, Bahnhof, Altdorf UR, Bahnhof Ost and Altdorf UR, Telldenkmal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 25m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Wassen is 684 km. The road distance is 896.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Wassen without a car is to train which takes 11h 17m and costs €150 - €230.

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It takes approximately 6h 43m to get from Amsterdam to Wassen, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Wassen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Wassen is to train which takes 11h 17m and costs €150 - €230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €50 and takes 16h 25m.

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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 Wassen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Luzern station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Wassen.
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  • Distance: 684.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 43m

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Wassen via Basel SBB, Arth-Goldau, Erstfeld, and Erstfeld, Bahnhof in around 11h 17m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Luzern 4 times a week. Tickets cost SFr 40 - SFr 50 and the journey takes 13h 15m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 390
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 310
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 310
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 700
Train operators
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 Zuerich Hb to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Arth-Goldau to Erstfeld
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 30
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mendrisio to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellinzona to Göschenen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
12h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 240 - SFr 430
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Erstfeld
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Göschenen
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Erstfeld
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 25
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.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 Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 180
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 160
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 65 - SFr 95
1st Class
SFr 110 - SFr 160
Nightjet
Bus operators
Auto AG Uri
Phone
+41 41 874 72 72
Email
info@aagu.ch
Website
aagu.ch
Bus from Erstfeld, Bahnhof to Wassen, Dorf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Auto AG Uri
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Luzern
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd to Zurich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Wassen is 897 km. It takes approximately 8h 5m to drive from Amsterdam to Wassen.

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Swiss, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Wassen. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs €6 - €13.

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