There are 8 ways to get from Hamburg 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 via Osnabrück Hbf  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ic / ...

$80 - $129

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 075 / ...

$24 - $75

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)

$88 - $133

Bus Arriva NL  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg, ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg 100 / ...

$70 - $102

Rideshare  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hamburg to Amsterdam 289.7 miles

$29

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Amsterdam 291.8 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Hamburg  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Amsterdam (AMS) HAM - AMS

$54 - $229

Train to Bremen, fly  •  3 h 51 min

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

$83 - $381

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 25€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 3 h 35 min and costs 45€ - 200€.

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The distance between Hamburg and Amsterdam is 368 km. The road distance is 467 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Hamburg to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Osnabrück Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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

You can take a train from Hamburg to Amsterdam via Osnabrück Hbf in around 5 h 38 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam every 3 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $27
Standard
$22 - $40
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
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
$28 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$25
High
$52
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Hamburg, ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hamburg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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