There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend by plane, train, bus or car

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, train  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Ostende

$81 - $255

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bruges Ouibus

$16 - $24

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal Thalys
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Ostende Ic

$57 - $84

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein 819

$27 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend 165 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend is to bus which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Ostend is 175 km. The road distance is 264 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend. However, there are services departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Ostende via Anvers-Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend via Antwerpen-Centraal and Anvers-Central in around 3 h 25 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Ostend every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Ostende
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$19 - $28
Train from Anvers-Central to Ostende
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$21 - $35
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
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 Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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