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There are 11 ways to get from Ambleside to Amsterdam by bus, train, car ferry, car, car train or plane

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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Bus, train  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Ambleside, Health Centre to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station 555
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil

197€ - 458€

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Bus  •  21h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Ambleside to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk London > Brussels City Center - Midi Train station > Rotterdam > The Hague > Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk / ...

57€ - 77€

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Train  •  10h 51m

  1. Take the train from Carnforth to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil

175€ - 496€

Bus, car ferry  •  25h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station 888
  2. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 9m

  1. Drive from Ambleside to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

133€ - 201€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 51m

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

259€ - 318€

Train to Manchester, fly  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) MAN - AMS

65€ - 235€

Train, train to Newcastle, fly  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) NCL - AMS

84€ - 299€

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Bradford Interchange
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LBA - AMS

84€ - 327€

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LPL - AMS

76€ - 271€

Train, train to Humberside, fly  •  10h 13m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
  3. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) HUY - AMS

126€ - 587€

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The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £50 - £70 and takes 21h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs £55 - £210 and takes 7h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ambleside to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Ambleside and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 49m.

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The distance between Ambleside and Amsterdam is 355 miles.

The best way to get from Ambleside to Amsterdam without a car is to bus and train which takes 10h 35m and costs £170 - £410.

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It takes approximately 10h 35m to get from Ambleside to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Ambleside to Amsterdam is to train which takes 10h 51m and costs £150 - £440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £50 - £70 and takes 21h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Map of how to get from Ambleside to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 355.2 miles
  • Duration: 10h 35m

What companies run services between Ambleside, England and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Ambleside to Amsterdam via Arnside, Carnforth, Leeds, London Kings Cross, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 10h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ambleside to Amsterdam via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 21h 49m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Humberside to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 750€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 300€
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 330€
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam Schiphol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 330€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 310€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 410€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam Schiphol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110€ - 180€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
70€ - 110€
Anytime Day Single
110€ - 180€
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 45€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
18€ - 27€
Anytime Day Single
28€ - 45€
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 40€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
15€ - 23€
Anytime Day Single
23€ - 40€
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
25€ - 40€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 60€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
80€ - 270€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
80€ - 270€
Premier
200€ - 310€
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carnforth to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
21€ - 30€
Grand Central
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
149€
Website
eurotunnel.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
13€ - 19€
Off-Peak Day Single
21€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
28€ - 40€
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
9€ - 13€
Off-Peak Day Single
15€ - 23€
Anytime Day Single
17€ - 25€
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
7€ - 11€
Off-Peak Day Single
13€ - 20€
Anytime Day Single
14€ - 20€
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 17€
Off-Peak Day Single
19€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single
25€ - 35€
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 17€
Off-Peak Day Single
19€ - 29€
Anytime Day Single
25€ - 35€
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
14€ - 21€
Off-Peak Day Single
24€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 45€
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
10€ - 14€
Anytime Day Single
16€ - 20€
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ambleside, Health Centre to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Ambleside to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Book at
National Express
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
11h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Ouibus
Wright Bros Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1434 381200
Email
info@wrightbros.co.uk
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Wright Bros Coaches
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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
22€ - 170€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
22€ - 29€
Reclining Seat
35€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
53€
2-bed inside cabin
100€ - 140€

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Amsterdam is 1h ahead of Ambleside. It is currently 10:56 PM in Ambleside and 11:56 PM in Amsterdam.

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

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There are 2544+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 85€ per night.

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