There are 2 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Buren by train, ferry or bus

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Train, ferry  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Leeuwarden Intercity
  2. Take the ferry from Holwerd to Ameland Veer

1 alternative option

Bus, ferry  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Leeuwarden 804
  2. Take the ferry from Holwerd to Ameland Veer

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Buren is 144 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Buren without a car is to train and ferry which takes 6h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Buren, including transfers.

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There are 386+ hotels available in Buren. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Buren.
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  • Distance: 90.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 24m

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

There is no direct connection from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Buren. However, you can take the train to Leeuwarden, take the walk to Leeuwarden, Busstation, take the line 166 bus to Holwerd, Veerdam, take the walk to Holwerd, take the ferry to Ameland, take the walk to Nes, Veerhaven, then take the line 1 bus to Nes, Reeweg. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Buren via Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden, Busstation, Holwerd, Veerdam, Holwerd, Ameland, and Nes, Veerhaven in around 6h 59m.

Train operators
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 Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 55€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
1st Class
40€ - 55€
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
WPD
Phone
+31 900 9238
Website
wpd.nl
Ferry from Holwerd to Ameland
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
WPD

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