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There are 7 ways to get from Motala to Amsterdam by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Linkoping, fly

  1. Take the train from Motala station to Linköping Centralstation
  2. Fly from Linkoping (LPI) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Motala station to Linköping Centralstation
  2. Take the bus from Linköping to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk

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Train, train to Stockholm, fly

  1. Take the train from Motala station to Linköping Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)

Train via Copenhagen

  1. Take the train from Mjölby station to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

Train

  1. Take the train from Motala station to Linköping Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  4. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
  5. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Motala station to Linköping Centralstation
  2. Take the bus from Linköping to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk

Drive

  1. Drive from Motala to Amsterdam

Motala to Amsterdam by train

24 Weekly Trains
17h 43m Average Duration
€178 Cheapest Price
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International entry into Netherlands from Sweden

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Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Sweden.

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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
  • There are no current restrictions

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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, returning to Sweden from Netherlands is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 10 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Motala to Amsterdam is to train and bus which costs 550 kr - 750 kr and takes 21h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from Motala to Amsterdam is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost 1300 kr - 5500 kr and takes 5h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Motala station to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Motala station and arriving at Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Linköping and Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Motala station to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Motala station and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Mjölby station, København H, Hamburg Hbf and Osnabrück Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 43m.

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The distance between Motala and Amsterdam is 936 km. The road distance is 1366.5 km.

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The best way to get from Motala to Amsterdam without a car is to train via Copenhagen which takes 17h 43m and costs 1800 kr - 2800 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 21m to get from Motala to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Motala to Amsterdam bus services, operated by ÖstgötaTrafiken, depart from Motala station.

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Motala to Amsterdam train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Mjölby station.

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The best way to get from Motala to Amsterdam is to train via Copenhagen which takes 17h 43m and costs 1800 kr - 2800 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 650 kr - 950 kr and takes 20h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Motala to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 935.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 21m

What companies run services between Motala, Sweden and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Motala to Amsterdam via Mjölby station, København H, Hamburg Hbf, and Osnabrück Hbf in around 17h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Motala to Amsterdam via Linköping Centralstation, Linköping, and Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB in around 20h 43m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Linkoping to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €650
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €250
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €250
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €360
Train operators
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Phone
+46 77 121 10 10
Website
ostgotatrafiken.se
Train from Motala station to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
€24 - €35
2nd Class Ticket
€20 - €24
Train from Mjölby station to København H
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
€35 - €50
2nd Class Ticket
€35 - €50
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
Snälltåget
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Snälltåget
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bremen central station to Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Bus operators
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Phone
+46 77 121 10 10
Website
ostgotatrafiken.se
Bus from Motala station to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Schedules at
ÖstgötaTrafiken
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Linköping to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €29
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
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Hamburg to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Linkoping Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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

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Motala to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Motala to Amsterdam is 1366 km. It takes approximately 12h 55m to drive from Motala to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Linkoping Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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