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There are 10 ways to get from Amsterdam to Lourdes by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Lourdes Tgv

232€ - 384€

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Bus  •  19h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk > Hazeldonk - Pays Bas > Hazeldonk - Belgique > Neuville en Ferrain - Belgique > Neuville en Ferrain - France > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lourdes Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Montauban Sud > Toulouse > Saint-Gaudens > Lannemezan > Lourdes

39€ - 49€

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Drive  •  12h 40m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Lourdes 1327.9 km

160€ - 240€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse, train  •  7h 46m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Toulouse (TLS) AMS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Lourdes

82€ - 217€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Pau  •  8h 55m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Pau (PUF) AMS - PUF

108€ - 321€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Lourdes/Tarbes  •  9h 6m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Lourdes/Tarbes (LDE) AMS - LDE

116€ - 213€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux, train  •  8h 53m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bordeaux (BOD) AMS - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Lourdes

91€ - 233€

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Lourdes/Tarbes  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lourdes/Tarbes (LDE) ORY - LDE

197€ - 615€

Train to Brussels, fly to Lourdes/Tarbes  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Lourdes/Tarbes (LDE) BRU - LDE

178€ - 311€

Shuttle, train  •  20h 28m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Biarritz
  2. Take the train from Biarritz to Lourdes Intercités

181€ - 207€

Amsterdam to Lourdes by bus

The bus journey time between Amsterdam and Lourdes is around 20h 15m and covers a distance of around 1368 km. The fastest bus normally takes 20h 15m. Operated by Blablabus, the Amsterdam to Lourdes bus service departs from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arrives in Lourdes. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lourdes is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lourdes is 1 metre.

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The most affordable way to get from Amsterdam to Lourdes is to bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 19h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Lourdes is to train and fly which costs 170€ - 320€ and takes 7h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Lourdes. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Lourdes via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Lourdes. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Lourdes via Gare du Nord and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 45m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Lourdes is 1095 km. The road distance is 1327.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Lourdes without a car is to train which takes 9h 45m and costs 230€ - 390€.

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It takes approximately 9h 45m to get from Amsterdam to Lourdes, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Lourdes is to train which takes 9h 45m and costs 230€ - 390€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 19h 40m, you could also fly, which costs 100€ - 330€ and takes 8h 55m.

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  • Distance: 1095.2 km
  • Duration: 9h 45m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Lourdes, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Lourdes via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 in around 9h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Lourdes via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine in around 19h 40m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 150€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Rennes
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 150€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pau via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 270€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pau via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pau via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pau via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lourdes/Tarbes via Marseille, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
110€ - 200€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lourdes/Tarbes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
110€ - 200€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Flights from Paris Orly to Lourdes/Tarbes
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pau via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 270€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lourdes/Tarbes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 210€
Flights from Brussels to Lourdes/Tarbes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
180€ - 460€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lourdes/Tarbes via Prague, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bordeaux via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
250€ - 390€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 65€
1st Class
50€ - 65€
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.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 50€
Rail 1st Class
45€ - 65€
Train from Biarritz to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 28€
Rail 1st Class
29€ - 45€
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
Blablabus
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
16h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
160€
Book at
Starliner

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Toulouse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Amsterdam to Lourdes bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Lourdes station.

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Amsterdam to Lourdes train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lourdes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Lourdes is 1328 km. It takes approximately 12h 40m to drive from Amsterdam to Lourdes.

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Lufthansa, KLM and Air France offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Toulouse Airport.

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There are 354+ hotels available in Lourdes. 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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