There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Arles by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Nîmes Tgv
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Arles Ic

$273 - $338

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Fly Amsterdam to Marseille, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$77 - $304

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Train, bus  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Amstel to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Arles

$116 - $192

Bus  •  25 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Aix-en-Provence

$141 - $198

Drive  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Arles 751.6 miles

$180 - $270

Fly Amsterdam to Montpellier, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Montpellier (MPL) AMS - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Arles

$96 - $344

Fly Amsterdam to Lyon, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Lyon (LYS) AMS - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles

$102 - $257

Train to Brussels, fly to Marseille, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$140 - $355

Fly Amsterdam to Nice, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Nice (NCE) AMS - NCE
  2. Take the train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$101 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Arles is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Arles is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Arles. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Peri via Gare Routiere Quai 01 and C.Cial Aires de la Dime. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Arles. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Arles via Lille Europe and Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 26 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Arles is 967 km. The road distance is 1202.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Arles without a car is to train which takes 9 h 26 min and costs 230€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 26 min to get from Amsterdam to Arles, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Arles bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Amsterdam station.

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  • Distance: 604.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 26 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Arles, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Arles via Lille Europe and Nîmes in around 9 h 26 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Amsterdam to Arles once daily. Tickets cost $130 - $190 and the journey takes 22 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $75
1st Class
$70 - $100
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $340
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nîmes to Arles
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $26
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Arles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Arles
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
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 Amstel to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Antibes to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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