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

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Train  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Schwerte to Dusseldorf Hbf Sneltrein / ...
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

45€ - 66€

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Bus  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 056 / ...

18€ - 23€

3 alternative options

Train via Venlo  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Schwerte to Venlo Sneltrein / ...
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Amsterdam Zuid Intercity

28€ - 59€

Drive  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from Schwerte to Amsterdam 252.8 km

30€ - 50€

Train, fly  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Schwerte to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DUS - AMS

113€ - 309€

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The cheapest way to get from Schwerte to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 4h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Schwerte to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schwerte to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Schwerte and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Duesseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Schwerte and Amsterdam is 211 km. The road distance is 252.8 km.

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The best way to get from Schwerte to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 4h 17m and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Schwerte to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Schwerte to Amsterdam train services, operated by Eurobahn, depart from Schwerte station.

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The best way to get from Schwerte to Amsterdam is to train which takes 4h 17m and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 4h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Schwerte to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 210.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 17m

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

You can take a train from Schwerte to Amsterdam via Duesseldorf Hbf in around 4h 17m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk hourly. Tickets cost 14€ - 18€ and the journey takes 3h 50m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 650€
Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Schwerte to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Schwerte to Venlo
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
eurobahn.de
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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Venlo to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
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 Dortmund to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Schwerte to Amsterdam is 253 km. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Schwerte to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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