There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage by plane, train, bus, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 to Southampton, train, line 40 bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Poole
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Poole, Bus Station to Swanage, Bus Station

£58 - £162

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London - Victoria Coach Station BlaBlaBus / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Swanage National Express / ...

£27 - £50

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Fly to London City, train, line 40 bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Poole
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Poole, Bus Station to Swanage, Bus Station

£108 - £323

Fly to London Heathrow, train, line 40 bus  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  2. Take the train from Woking to Poole
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Poole, Bus Station to Swanage, Bus Station

£93 - £286

Train  •  8h

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Bournemouth

£214 - £529

Bus, train  •  19h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to London 140
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth

£76 - £184

Train, night bus  •  17h 12m

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to London 140
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Poole

£88 - £169

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 17m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Swanage

£203 - £242

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 31m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Swanage

£90 - £137

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 16h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage is to fly and train and line 40 bus which costs 65€ - 190€ and takes 4h 27m.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Swanage is 314 miles.

The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage without a car is to train which takes 8h and costs 240€ - 650€.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage is to train which takes 8h and costs 240€ - 650€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 16h 40m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Swanage is 1h behind Amsterdam Airport (AMS). It is currently 6:35 PM in Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and 5:35 PM in Swanage.

Flybe offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 817+ hotels available in Swanage. Prices start at £55 per night.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage.
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  • Distance: 313.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 27m

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, Euston station, Waterloo station, London Waterloo, and Bournemouth in around 8h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Swanage via Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk, London - Victoria Coach Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 16h 40m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £230
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Poole
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£17 - £35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£17 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £34
Train from London Waterloo to Poole
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£50 - £100
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £100
Train from Woking to Poole
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £80
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £80
Train from London Waterloo to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£45 - £95
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £95
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £26
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
£40 - £60
1st Class
£60 - £85
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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£20 - £45
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£20 - £26
1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Schiphol Airport to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £16
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£7 - £10
1st Class
£12 - £16
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£260 - £300
Standard
£90 - £110
Standard Premier
£130 - £170
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £85
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£28 - £40
Anytime 1st Class
£60 - £85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Single
£24 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£13 - £19
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
More Bus
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Email
enquiries@morebus.co.uk
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Poole, Bus Station to Swanage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
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Blablabus

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 Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
Blablabus
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Swanage
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Book at
National Express
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to London
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
Eurolines FR
Night bus from Den Haag to London
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators

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