The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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8 h 43 m
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Of the 28 trains that leave Berlin for Amsterdam every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||6 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||€59 (€59)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Flixbus|
Trains from Berlin to Amsterdam cover the 577 km long trip taking on average 6 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Flixbus. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as €31, but the average price of train tickets is €59. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.
Find the best trains to Amsterdam from Berlin with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus from €31. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the BahnCard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Amsterdam from Berlin. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Amsterdam train information:
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost train providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance train at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight trains on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long train journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Berlin and Amsterdam are considered to be two of Europe's most vibrant cities and there are plenty of transport methods to get between the two. Trains are one of the most popular and easiest options and can take just over 6 hours to complete the journey.
Most trains from Berlin to Amsterdam are run by German train company Deutsche Bahn.
The fastest time to get from Berlin to Amsterdam is around 6h09m. Trains that require more changes can take over 8 hours to arrive in Amsterdam.
There are 6 direct trains that leave Berlin for Amsterdam each day. There are 9 further train journeys a day take require between 1 to 5 changes. The first direct train leaves Berlin at 06:34 and the last train leaves at 16:43 arriving in Amsterdam at 23:00.
Departure Information: Berlin's main train station - Berlin Hauptbahnhof (hbf) is located just over a mile away from the city centre. The station offers easy access to and from all corners of Berlin - with taxis and buses pulling up alongside the station on a 24-hour basis. Airport express trains also run regularly between Hauptbahnhof and Berlin airport
Arrival Information: Amsterdam Centraal is where passengers from Berlin will arrive, and this transport hub is well connected to other areas of the city. Many key landmarks such as the Dam and Nieuwmarkt are little more than a ten-minute walk away, whilst ferry rides at the rear of Centraal are available for those wishing to venture in the north-west area of the city. Centraal also offers regular trains across Amsterdam that are both frequent and fast.
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Amsterdam from Berlin before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Berlin, Germany from Amsterdam is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/1/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.
When departing from Berlin, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. When arriving in Amsterdam, you can end your trip in train stations like Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel.
Omio customers book a train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 0.6 miles (916 m) away from the city centre.
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