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

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Train to Berlin Tegel, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to S Charlottenburg Bhf
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TXL - AMS

$81 - $296

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Bus  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Amsterdam Centraal Station

$41 - $64

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Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Potsdam, Golm Bhf to S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SXF - AMS

$77 - $221

Fly Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) TXL - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$86 - $222

Train  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$77 - $180

Train, bus  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Werder to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof Re1
  2. Take the bus from Magdeburg to Amsterdam Amstel

$87 - $118

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Amsterdam 392 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Potsdam to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potsdam to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Potsdam to Amsterdam station. However, there are services departing from Potsdam, Glienicker Brücke and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal Station via S Wannsee Bhf and Berlin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Potsdam to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Berlin Hbf (tief) and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Potsdam and Amsterdam is 555 km. The road distance is 627.1 km.

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The best way to get from Potsdam to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 8 h and costs 65€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Potsdam to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Potsdam to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Deinbus, depart from Berlin station.

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Potsdam to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Potsdam to Amsterdam is to train which takes 8 h and costs 65€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Potsdam to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 346.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Potsdam to Amsterdam via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Hannover Hbf in around 8 h. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Potsdam to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Train from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to S Charlottenburg Bhf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to S Charlottenburg Bhf
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Train from Potsdam, Golm Bhf to S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Werder to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
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 Berlin Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Berlin to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Magdeburg to Amsterdam Amstel
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Potsdam to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Deinbus, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal Station.

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Potsdam to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potsdam to Amsterdam is 627 km. It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to drive from Potsdam to Amsterdam.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2621+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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