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There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Liège by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht Intercity

27€ - 58€

Cheapest option

Bus via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer to Liège 831

16€ - 20€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Liege

Drive  •  2h 22m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Liège 242.3 km

30€ - 50€

Fly to Brussels, train  •  3h 20m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins

86€ - 194€

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal to Liege-Guillemins

161€ - 353€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Liège is to bus via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer which costs 15€ - 20€ and takes 5h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Liège is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Liège. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Liège via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Liège. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Liege-Guillemins via Maastricht. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 37m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Liège is 199 km. The road distance is 242.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Liège without a car is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs 27€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from Amsterdam to Liège, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Liège bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer station.

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Amsterdam to Liège train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Liège is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs 27€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer, which costs 15€ - 20€ and takes 5h 6m.

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  • Distance: 199.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 37m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Liège, Belgium?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht hourly. Tickets cost 22€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 21m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer to Liège 3 times a day. Tickets cost 13€ - 17€ and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 650€
Train operators
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 Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
12€ - 18€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
70€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer to Liège
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Amsterdam to Liege
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
starbus.es

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Amsterdam to Liège bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Liège station.

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Amsterdam to Liège train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Maastricht station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Liège is 242 km. It takes approximately 2h 22m to drive from Amsterdam to Liège.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 643+ hotels available in Liège. Prices start at 87€ 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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