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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Brive La Gaillarde Intercités

€167 - €334

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Bus  •  14h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk > Hazeldonk - Pays Bas > Hazeldonk - Belgique > Neuville en Ferrain - Belgique > Neuville en Ferrain - France > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brive-la-Gaillarde Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Montauban Sud > Toulouse > Saint-Gaudens > Lannemezan > Lourdes / ...

€31 - €59

7 alternative options

Bus via Roissy-en-France  •  15h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris Charles de Gaulle 800
  2. Take the bus from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Brive-la-Gaillarde N705

€49 - €60

Drive  •  9h 29m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde 980.9 km

€120 - €180

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Brive  •  9h 28m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brive (BVE) AMS - BVE

€32 - €243

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse, train  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Toulouse (TLS) AMS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Brive La Gaillarde

€96 - €242

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Brive  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Brive (BVE) ORY - BVE

€162 - €405

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bordeaux (BOD) AMS - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Brive La Gaillarde

€90 - €218

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges, train  •  10h 56m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Limoges (LIG) AMS - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Brive La Gaillarde

€50 - €220

Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Amsterdam and Brive-la-Gaillarde is around 10h 58m and covers a distance of around 1018 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 46m. Operated by Thalys, Paris Metro and SNCF, the Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Brive La Gaillarde. Typically 27 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 58m
Fastest journey time:
8h 46m
Services per week:
27
Cheapest price:
€167
Carbon emissions:
53 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:15
Last service departs at:
19:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde train, subway and walk schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brive-la-Gaillarde is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brive-la-Gaillarde is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brive-la-Gaillarde is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from France.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde is to bus which costs €30 - €60 and takes 14h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde is to train and fly which costs €160 - €410 and takes 6h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Roosevelt via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Centre Commercial Ouest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Brive La Gaillarde via Gare du Nord and Paris Austerlitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 8m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Brive-la-Gaillarde is 839 km. The road distance is 980.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde without a car is to train which takes 9h 8m and costs €160 - €340.

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It takes approximately 9h 8m to get from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde is to train which takes 9h 8m and costs €160 - €340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €60 and takes 14h 1m, you could also fly, which costs €30 - €250 and takes 9h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde.
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  • Distance: 838.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 8m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Brive-la-Gaillarde, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Gare d'Austerlitz, and Paris Austerlitz in around 9h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Centre Commercial Ouest in around 14h 1m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brive via Marseille, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brive via Toulouse, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €280
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brive via Montpellier, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €280
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brive via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€26 - €230
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Paris Orly to Brive
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €210
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€190 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Nantes, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Rennes, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brive via Porto
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Dublin, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €130
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €130
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €130
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €470
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Limoges via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Website
Thalys
Standard
€110 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €230
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 Paris Austerlitz to Brive La Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€55 - €85
Rail 1st Class
€75 - €110
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Brive La Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€26 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Brive La Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€24 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €50
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Brive La Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Blablabus
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25 - €30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€24 - €29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€25 - €31
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brive Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 35m and has one stopover.

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Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Brive-la-Gaillarde station.

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Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Brive La Gaillarde station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde is 981 km. It takes approximately 9h 29m to drive from Amsterdam to Brive-la-Gaillarde.

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Transavia France, Ryanair, KLM and Air France offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brive Airport.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Brive-la-Gaillarde. Prices start at €75 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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