There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Arras by train, bus, night 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, bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Gare de Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Arras Lille > Arras > Paris - Aéroport Roissy CDG > Paris Centre - Bercy > Reims / ...

$96 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille Amsterdam centre - Sloterdijk > Lille > Paris centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Arras Lille > Arras > Paris - Aéroport Roissy CDG > Paris Centre - Bercy > Reims / ...

$13 - $19

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Arras(F) Tgv

$116 - $172

Night bus, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Lille N803
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Arras(F) Tgv

$40 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Arras 209.5 miles

$50 - $75

Fly, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Arras(F)

$113 - $356

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Arras via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Lille Europe Eurostar, and Lille Flandres in around 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Arras via Lille in around 4 h 27 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$71 - $73
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $50
Train from Lille Flandres to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Arras
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Lille
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Amsterdam to Arras?

The distance between Amsterdam and Arras is 274 km. The road distance is 335 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Arras?

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Arras is to bus which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 4 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Arras?

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Arras is to drive which takes 3 h 18 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

Is there a direct train between Amsterdam and Arras?

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Arras. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Arras(F) via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

Is there a direct bus between Amsterdam and Arras?

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Arras. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Arras via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Amsterdam to Arras?

It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Amsterdam to Arras, including transfers.