There are 10 ways to get from Amsterdam to Bristol by plane, train, bus, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Amsterdam to Bristol  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bristol (BRS) AMS - BRS

$69 - $224

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Bus  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express

$40 - $90

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Fly Amsterdam to Cardiff, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Cardiff (CWL) AMS - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads

$99 - $374

Fly Amsterdam to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads

$105 - $302

Train to Brussels, fly to Bristol  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bristol (BRS) BRU - BRS

$137 - $365

Fly Amsterdam to Southampton, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads

$94 - $287

Train, bus  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station

$53 - $81

Train, night bus  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

$124 - $228

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Bristol

$269 - $314

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Bristol

$120 - $181

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Bristol is to bus which costs 30€ - 80€ and takes 13 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Bristol is to fly which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 3 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Bristol station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Bristol Bus & Coach Station via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 14 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Bristol is 523 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Bristol without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 14 min and costs 30€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Amsterdam to Bristol, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Bristol bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Bristol is to fly which takes 3 h 54 min and costs 55€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 80€ and takes 13 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Amsterdam to Bristol bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Bristol.
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  • Distance: 327.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Bristol, England?

KLM and easyJet fly from Amsterdam to Bristol every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Bristol via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 13 h 14 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $100
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 Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
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.

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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 London
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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Bristol is 1 h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 11:43 PM in Amsterdam and 10:43 PM in Bristol.

easyJet and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 915+ hotels available in Bristol. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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