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There are 9 ways to get from Berlin to Amsterdam by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$75 - $130

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Rideshare  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Amsterdam 407.9 miles

$35 - $55

7 alternative options

Train via Hannover Hbf  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$77 - $157

Bus Deinbus  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Amsterdam Centraal Station

$39 - $61

Bus Eurolines DE  •  11h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Amsterdam

$37 - $89

Drive  •  6h 21m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Amsterdam 410.2 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TXL - AMS

$79 - $276

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SXF - AMS

$53 - $200

Fly Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) TXL - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$84 - $202

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 7h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Amsterdam station. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal Station via Berlin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 26m.

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The distance between Berlin and Amsterdam is 577 km. The road distance is 656.3 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 6h 26m and costs 65€ - 120€.

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The train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal takes 6h 26m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Berlin to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Deinbus, depart from Berlin station.

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

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The best way to get from Berlin to Amsterdam is to train which takes 6h 26m and costs 65€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10h 45m, you could also fly, which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 4h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 360.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 26m

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Berlin to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $130 and the journey takes 6h 26m. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Berlin to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 8h 55m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,400
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 Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Berlin to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Berlin to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Deinbus, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Amsterdam is 656 km. It takes approximately 6h 21m to drive from Berlin to Amsterdam.

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KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2614+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Berlin and Amsterdam. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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