There are 3 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel by train, car or bus

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Train, drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Sint-Niklaas Ic / ...
  3. Drive from Sint-Niklaas to Axel

$54 - $81

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Goes
  3. Take the bus from Goes, Station to Axel, Stationsstraat 20

$30 - $70

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel 118.3 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Axel is 130 km. The road distance is 189.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 47 min and costs 25€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel is 189 km. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Axel. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 81.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Axel, Netherlands?

There is no direct connection from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel. However, you can take the train to Antwerpen-Centraal, take the train to Sint-Niklaas, then take the drive to Axel. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Axel via Rotterdam Centraal, Goes, and Goes, Station in around 3 h 47 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Sint-Niklaas
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Dutch Railways (NS)

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 Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Goes
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Goes, Station to Axel, Stationsstraat
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl

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