There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Durham by plane, train, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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 to Newcastle, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Newcastle (NCL) AMS - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Durham

$65 - $292

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Carferry  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Take the carferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne

$34 - $203

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Fly to Durham, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Durham (MME) AMS - MME
  2. Take the train from Dinsdale to Darlington
  3. Take the train from Darlington to Durham

$78 - $619

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) AMS - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Durham

$82 - $367

Fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Manchester (MAN) AMS - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Durham

$102 - $297

Train  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Durham

$255 - $481

Bus via Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station 810
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Durham

$54 - $72

Bus Ouibus  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Durham, University - Palatine Centre M20

$60 - $143

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 27 min

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

$297 - $362

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Durham. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Durham via Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Durham. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Durham via Paris Nord Eurostar and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 56 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Durham is 503 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Durham without a car is to train which takes 9 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Amsterdam to Durham, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Durham is to train which takes 9 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 55 min.

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

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Amsterdam to Durham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Durham station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Durham.
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  • Distance: 314.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Durham via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Kings Cross in around 9 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Durham via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord, London, Victoria Green Line Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 16 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Amsterdam to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$27 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $21
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Manchester Airport to Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$11 - $18
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$20 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from London Kings Cross to Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$75 - $120
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Dinsdale to Darlington
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Southeastern
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
Eurostar
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
regiojet.com
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 Durham
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$40
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$61
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $160

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Durham is 1 h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 12:01 AM in Amsterdam and 11:01 PM in Durham.

Amsterdam to Durham train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Durham station.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Durham. Prices start at $58 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 .

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