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

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Fly  •  2h 28m

  1. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRE - AMS

66€ - 249€

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Bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Bremen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N44 / ...

18€ - 60€

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ic

77€ - 147€

Rideshare  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the rideshare from Bremen to Amsterdam 352.7 km

22€

Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from Bremen to Amsterdam 353.9 km

45€ - 75€

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The cheapest way to get from Bremen to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 4h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Bremen to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 65€ - 250€ and takes 2h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bremen and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bremen to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Bremen Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Osnabrueck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Bremen and Amsterdam is 275 km. The road distance is 353.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 4h 58m and costs 75€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Bremen to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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

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Bremen to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Bremen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 2h 28m and costs 65€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 75€ - 150€ and takes 4h 58m, you could also bus, which costs 18€ - 60€ and takes 5h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Bremen to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 275.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

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

KLM flies from Bremen to Amsterdam 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bremen to Amsterdam via Osnabrueck Hbf in around 4h 58m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Train operators
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
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 Bremen Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Bremen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bremen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Bremen to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Bremen to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bremen to Amsterdam is 354 km. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from Bremen to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Bremen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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Book your Bremen to Amsterdam train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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Book your Bremen to Amsterdam bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 2764+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bremen 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 Bremen to Bremen Airport is to line 6 tram which takes 10 min and costs .

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