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There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 29m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) VIE - AMS

67€ - 324€

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Bus  •  21h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Amsterdam, Sloterdijk RegioJet

41€ - 60€

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Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Eindhoven (EIN) VIE - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

88€ - 339€

Train  •  11h 22m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

111€ - 151€

Bus and ferry, train  •  21h 21m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Wien to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

52€ - 92€

Night train  •  13h 45m

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Nj

95€ - 130€

Drive  •  10h 14m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Amsterdam 1148.4 km

140€ - 210€

Austria → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Austria

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
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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 Austria

  • 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 Austria
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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 Austria

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 Austria.

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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 Austria from Netherlands.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 21h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 65€ - 330€ and takes 4h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam, Sloterdijk via Prague, ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 55m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 13h 45m.

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The distance between Vienna and Amsterdam is 937 km. The road distance is 1148.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 11h 22m and costs 110€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Vienna to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Vienna to Amsterdam bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Vienna, Hbf station.

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Vienna to Amsterdam train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4h 29m and costs 65€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 160€ and takes 11h 22m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 21h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 936.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Vienna to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Amsterdam via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 11h 22m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 460€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 500€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 700€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 390€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 170€
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 Eindhoven Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Wien to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
18h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Amsterdam, Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
RegioJet

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Vienna to Amsterdam bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Amsterdam, Sloterdijk station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Amsterdam is 1148 km. It takes approximately 10h 14m to drive from Vienna to Amsterdam.

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easyJet, Lufthansa, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Amsterdam train tickets online with Omio.

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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 Vienna to Vienna Airport is to line 9011 train which takes 16 min and costs 12€.

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