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

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Train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bremerhaven Hbf to Bremen Hbf Nwb
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$80 - $128

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Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bremerhaven to Osnabrück A74
  2. Take the bus from Osnabrück to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N67

$24 - $41

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bremerhaven Hbf to Bremen Hbf Rs 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bremen to Amsterdam

$40 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam 222 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly  •  3 h 34 min

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

$81 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 320€ and takes 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Bremerhaven and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Osnabrück. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Bremerhaven Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Bremen Hbf and Osnabruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Bremerhaven and Amsterdam is 279 km. The road distance is 355.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 6 h 19 min and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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

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Bremerhaven to Amsterdam train services, operated by NordWestBahn, depart from Bremerhaven Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam is to train which takes 6 h 19 min and costs 65€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 174.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam via Bremen Hbf and Osnabruck Hbf in around 6 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam via Osnabrück in around 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
NordWestBahn
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Bremerhaven Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nordwestbahn.de
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 Bremerhaven Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
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 Osnabruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bremen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$21
High
$36
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bremerhaven to Osnabrück
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Osnabrück to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.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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Bremerhaven to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bremerhaven to Amsterdam is 355 km. It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to drive from Bremerhaven to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Bremen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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