Travel from Kiel to Amsterdam

Bus or train from Kiel to Amsterdam?

You can take a train from Kiel to Amsterdam via Hamburg Hbf and Osnabrück Hbf in around 7 h 37 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Kiel to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h.

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How to get from Kiel to Amsterdam

ModeDurationPrice
From Kiel Hbf train to Hamburg Hbf, train to Osnabrück Hbf, then train to Amsterdam Centraal.7 h 37 min113€
From Kiel bus to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk.9 h48€
From Kiel Hbf train to Elmshorn, train to Hamburg, then bus to Amsterdam.9 h 18 min31€
From Kiel drive to Amsterdam.5 h 14 min83€
From Kiel Hbf train to Hamburg-Altona(S), train to Hamburg airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Amsterdam.5 h 16 min107€
From Kiel Hbf train to Hamburg Hbf, train to Bremen Hauptbahnhof, line 6 tram to Bremen airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Amsterdam.5 h 16 min169€
From Kiel Hbf train to Hamburg-Altona(S), train to Hamburg airport, fly to Dusseldorf airport, train to Düsseldorf Hbf, then train to Amsterdam.7 h 25 min124€
From Kiel Hbf train to Hamburg Hbf, train to Hannover Hbf, train to Hannover airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Amsterdam.6 h 53 min166€
From Kiel Hbf train to Flensburg, train to Lunderskov st, train to Vejle Trafikcenter, line 43 bus to Billund airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Amsterdam.8 h 24 min152€

How long does it take to get from Kiel to Amsterdam?

It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Kiel to Amsterdam, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Kiel and Amsterdam?

No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Hamburg Hbf and Osnabrück Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

Is there a direct bus between Kiel and Amsterdam?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kiel and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

Operators from Kiel to Amsterdam

OperatorPhoneWebsite
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
HVV040/ 19 449HVV
Polski Bus+48 22 417 62 27Polski Bus
S-BahnS-Bahn
KLMKLM
EurowingsEurowings
Dutch Railways (NS)+31 30 751 5155Dutch Railways (NS)
BSAG+49 421 5596-0BSAG
Danish Railways (DSB)70 13 14 15Danish Railways (DSB)
SydtrafikSydtrafik
Scandinavian AirlinesScandinavian Airlines