There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Boom by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central Thalys
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Boom S32 / ...

61€ - 115€

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Bus, line 461 bus  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station 810 / ...
  2. Take the line 461 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Boom Markt 461 / ...

15€ - 19€

3 alternative options

Train, line 295 bus  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Roosendaal
  2. Take the train from Roosendaal to Antwerpen-Zuid
  3. Take the line 295 bus from Antwerpen Station Zuid to Boom RMS 2 295 / ...

26€ - 50€

Drive  •  1h 47m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Boom 175.2 km

24€ - 40€

Fly, train  •  3h 37m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Boom

92€ - 259€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Boom is to bus and line 461 bus which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Boom is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Boom. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Boom Markt via Brussel Noord opstaphalte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Boom. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Boom via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 12m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Boom is 147 km. The road distance is 175.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Boom without a car is to train which takes 2h 12m and costs 60€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 2h 12m to get from Amsterdam to Boom, including transfers.

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

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Amsterdam to Boom train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Boom is to train which takes 2h 12m and costs 60€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 461 bus, which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Boom.
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  • Distance: 146.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 12m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Boom, Belgium?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Boom via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal in around 2h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Boom via Brussels, Brussels-North station and Brussel Noord opstaphalte in around 4h 8m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Boom
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Roosendaal to Antwerpen-Zuid
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Boom
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
6€ - 10€
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 Centraal to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Amsterdam Piarcoplein P+R Sloterdijk to Brussels Noord Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
CityBusExpress
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Boom Markt
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Antwerpen Station Zuid to Boom RMS 2
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Amsterdam to Boom bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Boom Markt station.

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Amsterdam to Boom train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Boom station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Boom is 175 km. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Amsterdam to Boom.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 716+ hotels available in Boom. Prices start at 87€ 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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