There are 10 ways to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam by plane, train, car, car ferry, bus, night train or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Aberdeen  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Amsterdam (AMS) ABZ - AMS

$86 - $236

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Bus  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...

$62 - $107

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Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Amsterdam (AMS) EDI - AMS

$82 - $293

Train to Inverness, fly  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Amsterdam (AMS) INV - AMS

$113 - $346

Train to Glasgow, fly  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Amsterdam (AMS) GLA - AMS

$110 - $285

Train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein

$172 - $424

Train via Edinburgh  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal

$181 - $496

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden

$81 - $270

Night train, train  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the night train from Aberdeen to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station

$160 - $401

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$356 - $443

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £45 - £85 and takes 22 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam is to fly which costs £65 - £180 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen, Scotland and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via London St. Pancras Int.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 37 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Amsterdam is 434 miles.

The best way to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 11 h 37 min and costs £130 - £330.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Amsterdam bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Aberdeen, Scotland station.

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Aberdeen to Amsterdam train services, operated by LNER, depart from Aberdeen station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4 h 33 min and costs £65 - £180. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £130 - £330 and takes 11 h 37 min, you could also bus, which costs £45 - £85 and takes 22 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Aberdeen to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 433.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM and Flybe fly from Aberdeen to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberdeen to Amsterdam via London Kings Cross and London St. Pancras Int. in around 11 h 37 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Inverness to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Amsterdam via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Inverness to Amsterdam via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Aberdeen to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$75 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $220
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Aberdeen to London Euston
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$204
Sleeper Seat
$65 - $95
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$41
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$62
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $170

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