There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to French Alps by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly Amsterdam to Geneva, taxi  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  2. Take a taxi from Chamonix sud to French Alps

$73 - $231

Cheapest option

Fly Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) AMS - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Novara to Courmayeur

$67 - $262

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Fly Amsterdam to Lyon, bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Lyon (LYS) AMS - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet

$99 - $252

Fly Amsterdam to Turin, bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Turin (TRN) AMS - TRN
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Courmayeur

$85 - $312

Train to Brussels, fly to Geneva  •  7 h 44 min

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

$129 - $290

Train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Annecy Tgv
  3. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$301 - $377

Bus Isilines  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lille 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Chamonix

$70 - $125

Bus Eurolines FR  •  20 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus

$134 - $184

Drive  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to French Alps 670.4 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to French Alps is to bus which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 12 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to French Alps is to fly and taxi which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and French Alps is 741 km. The road distance is 1072.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Amsterdam to French Alps, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to French Alps.
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  • Distance: 463.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and French Alps, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to French Alps via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Annecy, and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 11 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to French Alps via Lille and Chamonix in around 12 h 31 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Annecy
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin, Torino to Courmayeur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Savda
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Other operators
Taxi from Chamonix sud to French Alps
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Taxi Cluses
Phone
+33 4 50 98 07 36
Website
cluses-taxi.fr
Alp Genovese Taxi
Phone
+33 6 89 30 37 74
Website
genovesetaxi.com
Vaudey Taxi
Phone
+33 6 78 88 63 75
Website
vaudey-taxi.fr

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