There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen by plane, train, car ferry, car, bus or car train

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Fly to Aberdeen  •  4h 22m

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

£68 - £156

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Bus  •  25h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to London 140
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Aberdeen, Scotland National Express

£47 - £65

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Fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Edinburgh (EDI) AMS - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Aberdeen

£68 - £407

Train via Edinburgh  •  11h 59m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen

£190 - £898

Train  •  12h 19m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Aberdeen

£189 - £818

Car ferry, drive  •  21h 19m

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

£63 - £215

Car ferry, train  •  25h 42m

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
  3. Take the train from Alnmouth to Aberdeen

£124 - £526

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13h 55m

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

£277 - £347

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 25h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen is to fly which costs 75€ - 180€ and takes 4h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Aberdeen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Aberdeen via London Kings Cross and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 59m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Aberdeen is 434 miles.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen without a car is to train via Edinburgh which takes 11h 59m and costs 210€ - 1000€.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Aberdeen train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen is to fly which takes 4h 22m and costs 75€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can train via Edinburgh, which costs 210€ - 1000€ and takes 11h 59m, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 25h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Aberdeen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Aberdeen is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 12:03 PM in Amsterdam and 11:03 AM in Aberdeen.

Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Aberdeen.
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  • Distance: 433.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 22m

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

KLM flies from Amsterdam to Aberdeen 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Aberdeen via London St Pancras Eurostar, London Kings Cross, and Edinburgh in around 11h 59m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £280
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £250
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£55 - £250
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £250
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £85
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £85
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from London Kings Cross to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£65 - £500
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single
£220 - £320
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£350 - £500
Train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£60 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£28 - £34
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Alnmouth to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£95 - £260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£95 - £120
Anytime Day 1st Class
£180 - £260
Eurostar
TransPennine Express
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
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to London
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Aberdeen, Scotland
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£18 - £23
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£20 - £150
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£31
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£47
2-bed inside cabin
£90 - £130

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Amsterdam to Aberdeen train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Aberdeen station.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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There are 358+ hotels available in Aberdeen. Prices start at £75 per night.

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

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