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There are 8 ways to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam by plane, train, car, car ferry, night train, bus 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  •  4h 39m

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

$85 - $236

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Bus  •  24h 10m

  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

$63 - $80

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Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  6h 39m

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

$80 - $292

Train  •  11h 51m

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

$167 - $423

Train via Edinburgh  •  12h 9m

  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

$176 - $495

Drive, car ferry  •  21h 21m

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

$81 - $270

Night train, train, bus  •  23h 40m

  1. Take the night train from Aberdeen to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Canterbury East
  3. Take the bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk

$114 - $164

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13h 54m

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

$354 - $441

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £45 - £65 and takes 24h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam is to fly which costs £65 - £190 and takes 4h 39m.

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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 24h 10m.

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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 11h 51m.

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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 11h 51m and costs £120 - £330.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m 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 4h 39m and costs £65 - £190. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £120 - £330 and takes 11h 51m, you could also bus, which costs £45 - £65 and takes 24h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 433.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 39m

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

KLM, Flybe and easyJet fly from Aberdeen to Amsterdam 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberdeen to Amsterdam via London Kings Cross and London St. Pancras Int. in around 11h 51m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Amsterdam Schiphol via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
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
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
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
6h 56m
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
2h 34m
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
4h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$25 - $40
Night train from Aberdeen to London Euston
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$202
Sleeper Seat
$60 - $95
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
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
12h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
National Express
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
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$40
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$61
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $160

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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

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Amsterdam is 1h ahead of Aberdeen. It is currently 3:59 AM in Aberdeen and 4:59 AM in Amsterdam.

Aberdeen to Amsterdam train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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easyJet, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Aberdeen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2614+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aberdeen Airport is to line 727 bus which takes 41m and costs £4.

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