There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Brig by train, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB ICE International / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Brig Ec / ...

SFr 128 - SFr 302

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) AMS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Busto Arsizio to Domodossola

SFr 67 - SFr 236

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Drive  •  9h 37m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Brig 1039.8 km

SFr 150 - SFr 230

Fly to Geneva, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Brig

SFr 106 - SFr 324

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 57m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig

SFr 131 - SFr 394

Fly to Basel, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Brig

SFr 104 - SFr 319

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7h 40m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig

SFr 95 - SFr 340

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  8h 57m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB) AMS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Brig

SFr 166 - SFr 372

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Brig is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 230€ and takes 6h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Brig is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 230€ and takes 6h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Brig. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Brig via Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 45m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Brig is 710 km. The road distance is 1039.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Brig without a car is to train which takes 9h 45m and costs 120€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 9h 45m to get from Amsterdam to Brig, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Brig train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Amsterdam to Brig train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Brig station.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Brig, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Brig via Basel Sbb in around 9h 45m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 450
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 370
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 390
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 210
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 500
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
SFr 240 - SFr 550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 390
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 280
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 190
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 150
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 60 - SFr 90
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 150
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Sbb to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Busto Arsizio to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 9
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia

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 Busto Arsizio to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 12 - SFr 14
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 Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 110
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 60
1st Class
SFr 75 - SFr 110
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 23 - SFr 27
1st Class
SFr 37 - SFr 39

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Brig is 1040 km. It takes approximately 9h 37m to drive from Amsterdam to Brig.

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Lufthansa, Swiss, KLM and easyJet offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1211+ hotels available in Brig. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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