There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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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Train  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

£190 - £560

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Bus  •  18h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London - Victoria Coach Station Amsterdam centre - Sloterdijk > Bruxelles centre - gare Midi > Londres / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Coach Station Arrivals to Shudehill Interchange M11

£37 - £59

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Drive, car ferry  •  10h 6m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Greater Manchester

£91 - £179

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 39m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Greater Manchester

£221 - £266

Fly to Manchester, line 44 bus  •  5h 2m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Manchester (MAN) AMS - MAN
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd Stn to Moss Side, Claremont Rd

Fly to Liverpool, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Liverpool (LPL) AMS - LPL
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road

£67 - £315

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) AMS - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road

£60 - £182

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly

£101 - £382

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 18h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 360€ and takes 5h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Moss Side, Parkside Rd via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and Albert Square, Town Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 39m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Greater Manchester is 308 miles.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester without a car is to train which takes 7h 55m and costs 210€ - 650€.

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It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Greater Manchester bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester is to train which takes 7h 55m and costs 210€ - 650€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 18h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Amsterdam to Greater Manchester bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Shudehill Interchange station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester.
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  • Distance: 307.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 55m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Greater Manchester, England?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester via London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Euston station, London Euston, Manchester Piccadilly, and Manchester City Centre, Major St in around 7h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Greater Manchester via London - Victoria Coach Station, Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Shudehill Interchange, and Albert Square, Town Hall in around 18h 39m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £250
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£50 - £270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£90 - £700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £200
Train operators
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Single
£14 - £21
TransPennine Express
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 London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
Blablabus
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd Stn to Moss Side, Claremont Rd
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Manchester Community Transport
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £50
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£6
2-bed inside cabin
£35 - £50

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Greater Manchester is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 7:47 AM in Amsterdam and 6:47 AM in Greater Manchester.

British Airways, easyJet and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 1034+ hotels available in Greater Manchester. 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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