Amsterdam to Potsdam by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 36m
  • Distance
    554 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 32m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Amsterdam to Potsdam by train

Fast trains from Amsterdam to Potsdam take around 6 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 554 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Potsdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Potsdam?

Journeys between Amsterdam and Potsdam usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 14 departures on the route from Amsterdam to Potsdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Amsterdam to Potsdam?

The Amsterdam to Potsdam train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Amsterdam to Potsdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Potsdam is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 04:57 and the last train is around 23:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Amsterdam around 05:02, and the last at 21:01.

When to book Amsterdam to Potsdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Amsterdam to Potsdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Potsdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Amsterdam to Potsdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.