There are 8 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam by train, bus, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal ICE International

$110 - $160

Cheapest option

Night bus, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the night bus from Karlsruhe to Nijmegen N94
  2. Take the train from Nijmegen to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$42 - $72

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe Hbf to Amsterdam Amstel

$55 - $80

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam 346.9 miles

$80 - $130

Bus to Stuttgart, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Amsterdam (AMS) STR - AMS

$55 - $249

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Amsterdam (AMS) FRA - AMS

$102 - $315

Train to Strasbourg, fly  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Amsterdam (AMS) SXB - AMS

$117 - $459

Train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Amsterdam (AMS) BSL - AMS

$96 - $276

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 270€ and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Karlsruhe and Amsterdam is 449 km. The road distance is 555 km.

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The train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal takes 4 h 58 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Amstel. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Karlsruhe to Amsterdam twice a week. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Strasbourg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Strasbourg to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $900
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe Hbf to Amsterdam Amstel
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Karlsruhe to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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