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

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Fly to Inverness  •  5h

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Inverness (INV) AMS - INV

$81 - $309

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Fly to Aberdeen, train  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Aberdeen (ABZ) AMS - ABZ
  2. Take the train from Dyce to Inverness

$118 - $280

Fly to Edinburgh, train  •  8h 14m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Edinburgh (EDI) AMS - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Inverness

$99 - $256

Train  •  13h 57m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Inverness

$206 - $413

Car ferry, drive  •  21h 59m

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Inverness

$85 - $281

Bus  •  24h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow M11 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G10

$87 - $172

Car ferry, night train  •  27h 39m

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the night train from Newcastle to Inverness

$98 - $299

Train, night bus, bus  •  26h 40m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station M20
  4. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G90 / ...

$125 - $227

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14h 29m

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

$358 - $453

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Inverness is to bus which costs 75€ - 150€ and takes 24h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Inverness is to fly which costs 70€ - 270€ and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Inverness station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Inverness. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Inverness via Brussel-Zuid/Midi and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 57m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Inverness is 812 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Inverness without a car is to train which takes 13h 57m and costs 170€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Amsterdam to Inverness, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Inverness is to fly which takes 5h and costs 70€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 360€ and takes 13h 57m, you could also bus, which costs 75€ - 150€ and takes 24h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Inverness.
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  • Distance: 507.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Inverness, Scotland?

KLM and easyJet fly from Amsterdam to Inverness twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Inverness via Brussel-Zuid/Midi, London St. Pancras International, and London Kings Cross in around 13h 57m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Inverness via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Inverness via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aberdeen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aberdeen via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dyce to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Newcastle to Inverness
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $65
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
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
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
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus
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 Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
Megabus UK
Night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
Megabus UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
16h 30m
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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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Amsterdam to Inverness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Inverness is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 1:52 PM in Amsterdam and 12:52 PM in Inverness.

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

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KLM and easyJet offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Inverness Airport.

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There are 699+ hotels available in Inverness. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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

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