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There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or shuttle

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Fly  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) FCO - AMS

55€ - 207€

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Train  •  16h 56m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Basel SBB Ec
  4. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

252€ - 470€

Bus  •  27h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris N521
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Neuville en Ferrain - France > Neuville en Ferrain - Belgique > Hazeldonk - Belgique > Hazeldonk - Pays Bas > Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk / ...

82€ - 99€

Night train  •  25h 12m

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf Nj
  2. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Nj

156€ - 206€

Drive  •  15h 22m

  1. Drive from Rome to Amsterdam 1650.6 km

200€ - 300€

Drive, car train  •  25h 2m

  1. Drive from Rome to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Amsterdam

Train, bus, shuttle  •  23h 50m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
  2. Take the bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to VERONA - Staz. FS P. NUOVA Autostaz. stallo 141/143 DIETRO CHIESA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Camping San Benedetto to Amsterdam

192€ - 240€

Italy → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Italy

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Aruba, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Cyprus, Singapore, United Kingdom and Sint Maarten

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Italy

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Italy
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Finland, Iceland, New Zealand, Portugal, Rwanda, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea and Thailand

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

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Considerations leaving from Italy

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from Italy.

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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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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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, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Netherlands.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Rome to Amsterdam is to bus, which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 27h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 55€ - 210€ and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Milano Centrale, Lugano and Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 56m.

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The distance between Rome and Amsterdam is 1297 km. The road distance is 1650.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 16h 56m and costs 250€ - 470€.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m to get from Rome to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Rome to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Rome to Amsterdam train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 5h 15m and costs 55€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 250€ - 470€ and takes 16h 56m, you could also bus, which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 27h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 1297.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 15m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, Alitalia and six other airlines fly from Rome to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Amsterdam via Milano Centrale, Lugano, and Basel Sbb in around 16h 56m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 440€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 440€
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 390€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 420€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 55€
Base Standard
70€ - 95€
Base Premium
85€ - 120€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Basel Sbb to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 180€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Nightjet
Night train from Muenchen Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
11h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Nightjet
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 65€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
25€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
22€ - 35€
Smart Flex
45€ - 65€
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Paris
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 80€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to VERONA - Staz. FS P. NUOVA Autostaz. stallo 141/143 DIETRO CHIESA
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Baltour
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Camping San Benedetto to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
16h 13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
160€
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Starliner

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Rome to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Amsterdam is 1651 km. It takes approximately 15h 22m to drive from Rome to Amsterdam.

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easyJet, Swiss, Lufthansa and five other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2293+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 14€.

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