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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Strasbourg, drive

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB)
  2. Drive from Strasbourg to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)

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Fly to Luxembourg, bus, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX)
  2. Take the bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof
  3. Take the train from Merzig(Saar) to Saarbruecken Hbf

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Fly to Frankfurt, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

Train via Paris

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Saarbrücken Hbf

Train

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to St Ingbert

Train #2

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Moenchengladbach Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam - Schipol Airport to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Luxembourg
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is around 7h 12m and covers a distance of around 896 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 49m. Operated by Thalys, Paris Metro, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) service departs from Schiphol Airport and arrives in Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

6 Weekly Services
7h 12m Average Duration
€174 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to fly and bus and train which costs €45 - €160 and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to fly and drive which costs €90 - €600 and takes 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN). However, there are services departing from Schiphol, Airport and arriving at Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim via Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena, Hollerich, P+R Bouillon, Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière and Hauptbahnhof, Saarbrücken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 25m.

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The distance between Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 381 km. The road distance is 486 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) without a car is to train via Paris which takes 7h 12m and costs €170 - €320.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN), including transfers.

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Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to train via Paris which takes 7h 12m and costs €170 - €320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Strasbourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) bus services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), arrive at Saarbrücken Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).
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  • Distance: 381.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN), Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Gare de l'Est, Paris Est, Saarbrücken Hbf, and Hauptbahnhof, Saarbrücken in around 7h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) via Amsterdam, Station Bijlmer ArenA, Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon, Hollerich, P+R Bouillon, Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière, Saarbrücken Hbf, and Hauptbahnhof, Saarbrücken in around 11h 25m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Merzig(Saar) to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Mannheim Hbf to St Ingbert
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Moenchengladbach Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Süwex
Phone
0621 8301200
Website
suewex.de
Train from Merzig to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Süwex
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Süwex
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to St. Ingbert
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Süwex
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Süwex
vlexx
Phone
+49 6131 61012-11
Email
info@vlexx.de
Website
vlexx.de
Train from Merzig to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
vlexx
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris Est to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
Train from Schiphol Airport to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €19
1st Class
€23 - €35
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €70
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€29 - €45
1st Class
€45 - €70
Train from Schiphol Airport to Venlo
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€21 - €28
1st Class
€35 - €50
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €41
1st Class
€31 - €37
Train from Paris l'Est to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €85
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€65 - €80
1st Class
€70 - €85
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€100 - €220
Website
Thalys
Standard
€100 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €220
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Bus operators
RGTR
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€0
Website
Mobiliteit
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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam - Schipol Airport to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 486 km. It takes approximately 4h 56m to drive from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).

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