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Duration 1h 54m
Distance 184 km
Average price 50€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Mechelen takes 1h 54m and the fastest train takes 1h 47m. There is at least one train per day from Amsterdam to Mechelen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.
1h 42m
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61€ - 115€

Amsterdam to Mechelen train times

Trains run once daily between Amsterdam and Mechelen. The service departs Amsterdam at 11:15 in the morning, which arrives into Mechelen at 13:02. All services require a transfer at ANVERS-CENTRAL and take an average of 1h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Mechelen. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Mechelen is 153 km. The road distance is 184 km.

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Amsterdam to Mechelen train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Amsterdam to Mechelen train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Anvers-Central station.

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There are 2612+ hotels available in Mechelen. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam and Mechelen?

Thalys operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central once daily. Tickets cost 55€ - 110€ and the journey takes 1h 15m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
21€ - 50€

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 Amsterdam Centraal to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Amsterdam Cs to Noorderkempen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
1st Class
21€ - 35€
Train from Noorderkempen to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
9€ - 14€

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