There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen by plane, train, car ferry, car, bus, night bus or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Aberdeen (ABZ) AMS - ABZ

$84 - $248

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Aberdeen, Scotland National Express

$67 - $92

5 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Aberdeen

$172 - $430

Train via Bruxelles-Midi  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  4. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

$212 - $474

Car ferry, drive  •  21 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Aberdeen

$80 - $281

Night bus, train  •  25 h 13 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Aberdeen

$267 - $418

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Aberdeen

$350 - $445

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 22 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 70€ - 220€.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Aberdeen is 694 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Aberdeen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Aberdeen, Scotland via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Aberdeen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station and arriving at Aberdeen via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Aberdeen, Scotland?

KLM flies from Amsterdam to Aberdeen 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Aberdeen via London St. Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 12 h 13 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$75 - $120
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $75
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ns.nl
ScotRail
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from Reading to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$120 - $180
Anytime Single
$200 - $310
Off-Peak Single
$240 - $350
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $200
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$41
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$63
2-bed inside cabin
$120 - $170

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