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There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Appingedam by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen N1386 / ...

16€ - 20€

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Train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Groningen Intercity

30€ - 60€

Train, bus  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lelystad Centrum Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Emmeloord, Busstation to Groningen, Hoofdstation 315 / ...

32€ - 55€

Drive  •  2h 34m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Appingedam 209.7 km

26€ - 40€

Amsterdam → Appingedam
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Appingedam is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Appingedam is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Appingedam is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Appingedam is to bus which costs 15€ - 20€ and takes 3h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Appingedam is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Appingedam. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Appingedam, 't Bolwerk via Groningen, Hoofdstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Appingedam. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Rokin and arriving at Appingedam via Amsterdam Zuid and Groningen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Appingedam is 169 km. The road distance is 209.7 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Appingedam without a car is to bus which takes 3h 14m and costs 15€ - 20€.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Amsterdam to Appingedam, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Appingedam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Appingedam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Zuid station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Appingedam is to bus which takes 3h 14m and costs 15€ - 20€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 29€ - 60€ and takes 3h 43m.

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  • Distance: 168.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Appingedam, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen twice daily. Tickets cost 11€ - 14€ and the journey takes 2h 20m. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Zuid to Groningen hourly. Tickets cost 21€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h.

Train operators
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 Zuid to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lelystad Centrum
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
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 Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Emmeloord, Busstation to Groningen, Hoofdstation
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
arriva.nl

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Amsterdam to Appingedam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Groningen station.

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Amsterdam to Appingedam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Groningen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Appingedam is 210 km. It takes approximately 2h 34m to drive from Amsterdam to Appingedam.

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