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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to La Norma by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux to Modane

Cheapest

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP)
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Modane

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
  3. Take the bus from Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux to Modane

Drive

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to La Norma

Fly to Turin, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Turin (TRN)
  2. Take the train from Turin Porta Susa to Modane

Fly to Lyon, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Lyon (LYS)
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Modane

Fly to Geneva, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Geneva (GVA)
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux
  3. Take the train from Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux to Modane

Fly to Milan Linate, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN)
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Modane

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Val Thorens
Netherlands → France
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International entry into France from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Conditions of entry into France from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, South Africa, Suriname, Tanzania, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Zimbabwe
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 10 day mandatory monitored quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Pakistan, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Suriname, Tanzania, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Botswana, Eswatini, Georgia, Hong Kong, Japan, Kuwait, Lesotho, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Pakistan, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Suriname, Tanzania, Turkey, United States, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in La Norma is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in La Norma is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in La Norma 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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 26 Jan 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to La Norma is to bus which costs €75 - €100 and takes 19h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to La Norma is to fly and train which costs €75 - €190 and takes 6h 48m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and La Norma is 808 km. The road distance is 1181.4 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to La Norma without a car is to train which takes 8h 30m and costs €200 - €450.

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It takes approximately 8h 30m to get from Amsterdam to La Norma, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to La Norma is to train which takes 8h 30m and costs €200 - €450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €75 - €100 and takes 19h 26m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Turin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to La Norma is 1181 km. It takes approximately 10h 53m to drive from Amsterdam to La Norma.

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easyJet, British Airways, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Turin Airport.

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There are 386+ hotels available in La Norma. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to La Norma.
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  • Distance: 808.4 km
  • Duration: 8h 30m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and La Norma, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to La Norma via Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux, and Modane in around 8h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to La Norma via Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport, Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport, Chambéry, Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux, and Modane in around 19h 26m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€90 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €180
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €440
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€180 - €390
Website
Thalys
Standard
€180 - €250
Comfort
€200 - €260
Premium
€280 - €390
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €30
Train from Turin Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Modane
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€23 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €50
Train from Geneve to Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€31 - €37
1st Class
€26 - €31
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€31 - €37
1st Class
€26 - €31
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Modane
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Train from Milano Centrale to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€29 - €32
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Bus operators
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Blablabus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Bus from Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Oui.SNCF
Swiss PostAuto
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Val Thorens
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€155
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Starliner

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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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