There are 5 ways to get from Paderborn to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal ICE International

$77 - $118

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Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Paderborn, Paderborn central station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N69

$19 - $35

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Paderborn to Amsterdam 213.5 miles

$50 - $75

Fly from Paderborn  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Amsterdam (AMS) PAD - AMS

$191 - $665

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUS - AMS

$116 - $319

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The cheapest way to get from Paderborn to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 17€ - 29€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paderborn to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Paderborn and Amsterdam is 274 km. The road distance is 341.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Paderborn to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paderborn, Paderborn central station station and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paderborn to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Paderborn Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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The nearest airport to Amsterdam is Amsterdam (AMS) Airport which is 11.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Rotterdam (RTM) (56.6 km), Eindhoven (EIN) (107.5 km), Brussels (BRU) (166.5 km) and Dusseldorf (DUS) (177.3 km).

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  • Distance: 171.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Paderborn to Amsterdam via Duisburg Hbf in around 4 h 43 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paderborn to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Paderborn to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Paderborn to Amsterdam via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Paderborn to Amsterdam via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paderborn, Paderborn central station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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