There are 8 ways to get from Bielefeld 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.

Recommended option

Train via Amersfoort  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Ic

$34 - $55

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 24 min

  1. 182.1 miles

$16 - $23

6 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. N69

$17 - $29

Train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Eurobahn / ...
  2. Ic / ...

$34 - $58

Train, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Eurobahn / ...

$23 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 183 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  4 h 24 min

  1. DUS - AMS

$118 - $333

Train, train to Bremen, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. BRE - AMS

$113 - $421

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

You can take a train from Bielefeld to Amsterdam via Hengelo and Amersfoort in around 4 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bielefeld to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hengelo to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bielefeld to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Osnabruck to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bielefeld to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bielefeld and Amsterdam is 252 km. The road distance is 293 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bielefeld to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Bielefeld to Amsterdam is to drive which takes 2 h 55 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct train from Bielefeld to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Bielefeld Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Hengelo and Amersfoort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 31 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bielefeld and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Bielefeld to Amsterdam, including transfers.