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There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Aarschot by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central Thalys
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Aarschot L / ...

48€ - 69€

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Bus  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station 810 / ...

15€ - 26€

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Train via Antwerp  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Aarschot L / ...

24€ - 69€

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Aarschot 130.8 miles

27€ - 40€

Fly  •  3h 23m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU

63€ - 222€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Aarschot is to bus which costs 15€ - 26€ and takes 3h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Aarschot is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Aarschot. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Aarschot via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Aarschot is 154 km. The road distance is 209.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Aarschot without a car is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Amsterdam to Aarschot, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Aarschot train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Aarschot is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 26€ and takes 3h 55m, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 230€ and takes 3h 23m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Amsterdam to Aarschot train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Aarschot station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Aarschot.
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  • Distance: 96.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 19m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Aarschot, Belgium?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Aarschot via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal in around 2h 19m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Aarschot hourly. Tickets cost 10€ - 17€ and the journey takes 2h 45m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
1st Class
60€ - 85€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
1st Class
60€ - 85€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Aarschot
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 13€
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
29€ - 45€
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, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Aarschot is 209 km. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Amsterdam to Aarschot.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 220+ hotels available in Aarschot. Prices start at 68€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs 6€ - 13€.

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