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There are 6 ways to get from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin Airport BER

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Train via Enschede

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Berlin Hbf

Train

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof

Bus via Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2

Drive

  1. Drive from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER)
Netherlands → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Netherlands.

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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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, returning to Netherlands from Germany is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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The cheapest way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is to bus which costs €35 - €60 and takes 11h 41m.

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The fastest way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is to fly which takes 1h 15m and costs €35 - €150.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER). However, there are services departing from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza and arriving at Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 via Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER). However, there are services departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 via Hengelo and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 52m.

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The distance between Schiphol, Airport and Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is 594 km. The road distance is 671.9 km.

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The best way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) without a car is to train via Enschede which takes 7h 52m and costs €60 - €190.

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It takes approximately 1h 15m to fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, depart from Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is to fly which takes 1h 15m and costs €35 - €150. Alternatively, you can train via Enschede, which costs €60 - €190 and takes 7h 52m, you could also bus, which costs €35 - €60 and takes 11h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER).
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  • Distance: 593.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 15m

What companies run services between Schiphol, Airport, Netherlands and Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany?

KLM, easyJet and Lufthansa fly from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) via Hengelo and Berlin Hbf in around 7h 52m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €170
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Train operators
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 Schiphol Airport to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€20 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Hengelo to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €95
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€40 - €55
1st Class
€65 - €95
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Hengelo to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin Airport BER
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
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
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, arrive at Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 station.

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Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, arrive at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) is 672 km. It takes approximately 6h 5m to drive from Schiphol, Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER).

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Lufthansa, easyJet and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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