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There are 5 ways to get from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen by subway, train, bus, car or plane

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Subway, train

  1. Take the subway from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland Haven to Rotterdam, Alexander
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Alexander to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Duisburg central train station

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Subway, train via Arnhem

  1. Take the subway from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland Haven to Rotterdam, Alexander
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Alexander to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
  4. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to OB-Sterkrade

Drive

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen

Train, fly

  1. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS)

Hook of Holland to Oberhausen by subway and train

The journey time between Hook of Holland and Oberhausen is around 3h 47m and covers a distance of around 232 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 9m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 52m. Operated by RET, Dutch Railways (NS) and DB Fernverkehr AG, the Hook of Holland to Oberhausen service departs from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland Haven and arrives in Oberhausen Hbf. Typically 48 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 38m
Layover time:
1h 9m
Total time:
3h 47m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 52m
Journey distance:
232 km
Services per week:
48
Cheapest price:
€28
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:48
Last service departs at:
23:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hook of Holland to Oberhausen subway and train schedules

Netherlands → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Netherlands.

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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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oberhausen is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Oberhausen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, returning to Netherlands from Germany is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen is to bus which costs €21 - €80 and takes 4h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen is to drive which costs €30 - €45 and takes 2h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen. However, there are services departing from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland Haven and arriving at Oberhausen Hbf via Rotterdam Alexander and Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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The distance between Hook of Holland and Oberhausen is 196 km. The road distance is 231.2 km.

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The best way to get from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen without a car is to subway and train which takes 3h 48m and costs €28 - €65.

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It takes approximately 3h 48m to get from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen, including transfers.

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Hook of Holland to Oberhausen train services, operated by RET, depart from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland Haven station.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Hook of Holland to Oberhausen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Oberhausen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hook of Holland to Oberhausen is 231 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen.

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Map of how to get from Hook of Holland to Oberhausen.
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  • Distance: 196.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 48m

What companies run services between Hook of Holland, Netherlands and Oberhausen, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Duisburg central train station once daily. Tickets cost €12 - €15 and the journey takes 3h 5m. FlixBus-de also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Train operators
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 Rotterdam Alexander to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€17 - €24
1st Class
€28 - €40
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €24
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€17 - €24
Train from Schiedam Centrum to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€17 - €23
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to OB-Sterkrade
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen-Sterkrade
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
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 Rotterdam Central Station to Duisburg central train station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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