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There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Wolfsburg Hbf Ic

35€ - 90€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brunswick central station N1325

38€ - 77€

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 27m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg 462.9 km

55€ - 85€

Fly to Hannover, train  •  3h 28m

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

130€ - 453€

Fly to Bremen, train  •  4h 25m

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

96€ - 488€

Amsterdam to Wolfsburg by train

The train journey time between Amsterdam and Wolfsburg is around 4h 49m and covers a distance of around 455 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 43m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), the Amsterdam to Wolfsburg train service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Wolfsburg Hbf. Typically 42 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 49m
Fastest train time:
4h 43m
Trains per week:
42
Cheapest price:
35€
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:02
Last train departs at:
17:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Wolfsburg train schedules

Netherlands → Germany
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Conditions of entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Rules to follow in Germany

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

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No, entry into Germany from Netherlands is currently restricted.

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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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wolfsburg is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Wolfsburg 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: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg is to bus which costs 35€ - 80€ and takes 6h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg is to fly and train which costs 130€ - 460€ and takes 3h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Wolfsburg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 53m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Wolfsburg is 400 km. The road distance is 462.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg without a car is to train which takes 4h 53m and costs 35€ - 90€.

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The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Wolfsburg Hbf takes 4h 53m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg is to train which takes 4h 53m and costs 35€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 80€ and takes 6h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Hannover Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Amsterdam to Wolfsburg train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Wolfsburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg.
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  • Distance: 399.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 53m

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Wolfsburg Hbf every 4 hours. Tickets cost 35€ - 90€ and the journey takes 4h 53m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brunswick central station once daily. Tickets cost 23€ - 28€ and the journey takes 6h 15m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hannover
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
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 Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 90€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
1st Class
60€ - 90€
Train from Hannover Hbf to Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
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 Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
metronom
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Bremen Hauptbahnhof to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
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Urlaubs-Express
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 Brunswick central station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Wolfsburg is 463 km. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from Amsterdam to Wolfsburg.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Hannover Airport.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Wolfsburg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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

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