Leaving the canals, the tulips, the Dutch cuisine to embark on a train and after some hours be in another capital city: Berlin. The capital city of Germany is full of culture, experiences, and vibes.

Amsterdam Central Station

This is the main station of the city capital. More than 250 thousand passengers are coming and going from the station. It connects the city through trams, buses, subway lines and trains. The station doesn’t offer free wi-fi but it is available in restaurants and shops. The main Tourist Office is located there and many tours have the station as its meeting and starting point.

The Journey

Berlin is 655 km away from Amsterdam and the fastest train journey takes 6h08. The route is operated by Intercity / Eurocity and there are 6 trains per day leaving Amsterdam Central Station to Berlin Hbf. The first train leaves at 00h03 and the last at 23h55.


Amsterdam Central Station

Berlin Hbf - Train Station

Distance: 655km
Travel Time: 6 hours and 8 minutes
Frequency: 5 trains per day
Changes: Direct trains available
Price: €39.00 – €176.80

Train Information

Intercity/Eurocity trains offer two classes of travel: 1st and 2nd class. Both classes have comfortable seats. While the reservation is optional in 2nd class, it is not possible to make one in 1st class. In the 1st class coaches, the atmosphere is quiet, all seats have power outlets and the tickets give access to lounges.

The ticket prices start at €39 for the one-way trip. It is advisable to buy the tickets as early as possible to get better deals. Tickets are available for booking up to six months in advance.

Tips for cheaper tickets

  • Book as early as possibly to have the most chance of getting the cheapest tickets.
  • Travelling in the evening is often cheaper.
  • For a weekend getaway, travel Sat-Sun-Mon instead of Fri-Sat-Sun.
  • Book here online to avoid booking fee.

Train facilities

Reserved seats
Luggage room


Berlin Hbf

Located near the German Parliament, the Berlin Hbf is the main station of the city. From the station is possible to go walking to many famous sights. The station has a modern style and around there are some great options for hotels.

Arriving in Berlin

From the station is convenient to go on foot or get the S-Bahn to get to the accommodation. Berlin has a great transport system and the city sights can be reached easily. The city offers museums, restaurants, monuments, fine cuisine experience and it is impossible to explore the city and just don’t feel like If you were inside a History book all over the places.

Book your Train Tickets online

Avoid long queues and to high prices for your train tickets. Book your tickets here online and the earlier the better!

Book your tickets here online