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There are 5 ways to get from Estonia to Amsterdam by plane, bus, car ferry, train, night train or car

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Fly  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TLL - AMS

73€ - 265€

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Bus  •  38h

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Braunschweig
  3. Take the bus from Brunswick central station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk

102€ - 169€

Car ferry, train  •  38h 12m

  1. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
  2. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ic

212€ - 418€

Car ferry, night train, bus  •  40h 42m

  1. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
  2. Take the night train from Stockholm Central to Hamburg Hbf 301
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg Central Bus Station to Amsterdam Duivendrecht

155€ - 176€

Drive  •  22h 44m

  1. Drive from Tallinn to Amsterdam 2032 km

250€ - 370€

Estonia → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Estonia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Estonia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Aruba, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Cyprus, Singapore, United Kingdom and Sint Maarten

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Estonia

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Estonia
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Sint Maarten, Iceland, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba and Portugal
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Sint Maarten, Iceland and Portugal

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

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Considerations leaving from Estonia

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from Estonia.

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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
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amsterdam is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Amsterdam is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Estonia from Netherlands.

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Last updated: 3 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Estonia to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 70€ - 270€ and takes 4h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Estonia to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 70€ - 270€ and takes 4h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Estonia to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Tallinn and arriving at Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Rīga and Brunswick central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h.

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The distance between Estonia and Amsterdam is 1460 km. The road distance is 2032 km.

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The best way to get from Estonia to Amsterdam without a car is to bus which takes 38h and costs 100€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Estonia to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Estonia to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Tallinn station.

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The best way to get from Estonia to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4h 59m and costs 70€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 38h.

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The quickest flight from Tallinn Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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

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  • Distance: 1459.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Estonia and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Air Baltic, Scandinavian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Kesklinn to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tallinn to Amsterdam via Riga, Rīga, and Brunswick central station in around 38h.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 160€
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 160€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 250€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 350€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Amsterdam Schiphol via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 200€
Train operators
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Stockholm Central to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Snälltåget
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 Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
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 Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
Flixtrain
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 Brunswick central station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Hamburg Central Bus Station to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 180€
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
75€ - 140€
Inside cabin
85€ - 110€
Outside cabin
130€ - 180€
Deluxe/Suite
300€ - 420€
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
84€
Website
St Peters Line
Passenger
84€
Vehicle
61€

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Amsterdam is 1h behind Estonia. It is currently 5:04 PM in Estonia and 4:04 PM in Amsterdam.

Yes, the driving distance between Estonia to Amsterdam is 2032 km. It takes approximately 22h 44m to drive from Estonia to Amsterdam.

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Swiss, LOT, Finnair and three other airlines offer flights from Tallinn Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2293+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Estonia to Tallinn Airport is to line 4 tram which takes 11 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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