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Train  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf Ice

€28 - €65

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Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Amsterdam Sloterdijk 813 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Oberhausen central train station 056

€18 - €22

3 alternative options

Train via Arnhem  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Tiel
  2. Take the train from Tiel to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf

Drive  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from The Hague to Oberhausen 211.9 km

€26 - €40

Train, fly  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS

€80 - €246

The Hague to Oberhausen by train

The train journey time between The Hague and Oberhausen is around 2h 6m and covers a distance of around 208 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 59m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), the The Hague to Oberhausen train service departs from Den Haag Centraal and arrives in Oberhausen Hbf. Typically 48 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 6m
Fastest train time:
1h 59m
Train distance:
208 km
Trains per week:
48
Cheapest price:
€28
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:55
Last train departs at:
18:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

The Hague to Oberhausen train schedules

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, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, 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 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
Greece: South Aegean

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Cyprus, Portugal and United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
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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

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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 Oberhausen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Oberhausen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Oberhausen 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: 24 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Oberhausen is to bus which costs €18 - €23 and takes 4h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from The Hague to Oberhausen is to drive. Taking this option will cost €26 - €40 and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Hague to Oberhausen station. However, there are services departing from The Hague and arriving at Oberhausen central train station via Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Oberhausen. However, there are services departing from Den Haag Centraal and arriving at Oberhausen Hbf via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between The Hague and Oberhausen is 188 km. The road distance is 211.9 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Oberhausen without a car is to train which takes 2h 54m and costs €27 - €65.

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It takes approximately 2h 54m to get from The Hague to Oberhausen, including transfers.

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The Hague to Oberhausen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from The Hague station.

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The Hague to Oberhausen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Den Haag Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Oberhausen is to train which takes 2h 54m and costs €27 - €65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €18 - €23 and takes 4h 5m.

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Map of how to get from The Hague to Oberhausen.
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  • Distance: 187.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 54m

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Oberhausen, Germany?

You can take a train from The Hague to Oberhausen via Utrecht Centraal in around 2h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Hague to Oberhausen via Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 4h 5m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €340
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 Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €25
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€18 - €25
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€17 - €24
1st Class
€28 - €40
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Tiel
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€22 - €35
Train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€14 - €19
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Tiel to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
arriva.nl
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
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 The Hague to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Oberhausen central train station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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The Hague to Oberhausen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Oberhausen central train station.

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The Hague to Oberhausen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Oberhausen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Oberhausen is 212 km. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from The Hague to Oberhausen.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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Book your The Hague to Oberhausen bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 227+ hotels available in Oberhausen. Prices start at €75 per night.

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