There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen by train, bus, car 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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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen Intercity

$33 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Heerlen N93

$15 - $25

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen 136.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf

$106 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Heerlen is 179 km. The road distance is 218.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and arriving at Heerlen. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen. However, there are services departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Heerlen via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen.
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  • Distance: 112.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen via Utrecht Centraal in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerlen twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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