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Heidelberg to Amsterdam by train

It takes an average of 6h 20m to travel from Heidelberg to Amsterdam by train, over a distance of around 263 miles (424 km). There are normally 49 trains per day travelling from Heidelberg to Amsterdam and tickets for this journey start from €27.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 44m
Price€27.90 - €221.90
Distance263 miles (424 km)
Frequency49 trains per day
Departure stationHeidelberg
Arrival stationAmsterdam
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

Heidelberg to Amsterdam train times

Check out the next trains departing from Heidelberg to Amsterdam for Tuesday 8th Dec 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:25 16:57 6h 32m, 2 changes
11:13 16:57 5h 44m, 4 changes
11:20 17:27 6h 07m, 2 changes
11:20 17:28 6h 08m, 1 change
12:13 17:27 5h 14m, 3 changes
12:13 17:28 5h 15m, 2 changes
12:25 18:57 6h 32m, 2 changes
12:46 18:57 6h 11m, 3 changes
13:13 18:57 5h 44m, 4 changes
13:35 19:27 5h 52m, 5 changes

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Amsterdam

Train tickets from Heidelberg to Amsterdam start at €27.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €94.92.
lowest price found
from27.90
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price65.26
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price66.64
on the day
avg. single price94.92

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Heidelberg to Amsterdam by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Heidelberg to Amsterdam? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam take?

The average journey time by train between Heidelberg and Amsterdam is 6 hours and 20 minutes, with around 49 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Heidelberg and Amsterdam by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam is 4 hours and 44 minutes.

How much does the train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam cost?

Train ticket prices from Heidelberg to Amsterdam can start from as little as €27.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam?

No, there are no direct train services from Heidelberg to Amsterdam. Travelling from Heidelberg to Amsterdam by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam leave?

The first train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam leaves at 04:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam leave?

The last train from Heidelberg to Amsterdam leaves at 22:14. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Heidelberg and Amsterdam by train?

Trains travelling from Heidelberg to Amsterdam cover a distance of around 263 miles (424 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Amsterdam to Heidelberg. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Heidelberg to Amsterdam.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Heidelberg to Amsterdam for a typical week day using timetable data for 08/12/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 13/11/2020 for travel on 08/01/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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