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There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Melbourne by plane, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne  •  24h 37m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Melbourne (MEL) AMS - MEL

$828 - $1,439

Cheapest option

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon, bus  •  28h 58m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Avalon (AVV) AMS - AVV
  2. Take the bus from Avalon Airport/Outside Terminal to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St

$528 - $939

5 alternative options

Train to Brussels, fly to Melbourne  •  26h 46m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Melbourne (MEL) BRU - MEL

$1,138 - $3,126

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Melbourne  •  26h 22m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Melbourne (MEL) DUS - MEL

$1,058 - $2,799

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Melbourne  •  26h 46m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Melbourne (MEL) FRA - MEL

$827 - $1,135

Train to Muenster, fly to Melbourne  •  29h 39m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Ibbenbueren
  2. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Melbourne (MEL) FMO - MEL

$1,154 - $2,800

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury, train  •  31h 7m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Albury (ABX) AMS - ABX
  2. Take the train from Albury Station to Southern Cross

$810 - $1,510

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Melbourne is to fly and bus which costs 320€ - 600€ and takes 28h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Melbourne is to fly which costs 500€ - 900€ and takes 24h 37m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Melbourne is 16547 km.

It takes approximately 24h 37m to get from Amsterdam to Melbourne, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Melbourne Airport. The quickest flight takes 21h 50m and has one stopover.

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Melbourne is 8h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 8:25 PM in Amsterdam and 4:25 AM in Melbourne.

Qantas, Singapore Airlines, China Southern Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 3410+ hotels available in Melbourne. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Melbourne.
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  • Distance: 16546.8 km
  • Duration: 24h 37m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Melbourne, VIC, Australia?

Singapore Airlines, Emirates and 12 other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Melbourne hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $13,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Dubai, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $13,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Guangzhou Baiyun, Sydney
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,500
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Hong Kong, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Incheon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Flights from Brussels to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $12,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Dubai, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $12,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Suvarnabhumi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Dubai, Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $13,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Dubai, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $13,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Guangzhou Baiyun, Sydney
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,500
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Hong Kong, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Incheon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Flights from Brussels to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $12,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Dubai, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $12,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Suvarnabhumi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Dubai, Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,800
Flights from Brussels to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Brussels to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Brussels to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Incheon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Incheon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,600
Flights from Muenster to Melbourne via Frankfurt, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Muenster to Melbourne via Munich, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,500
Flights from Muenster to Melbourne via Frankfurt, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,200
Flights from Muenster to Melbourne via Munich, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $4,300
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Melbourne via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Incheon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Guangzhou Baiyun, Sydney
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,500
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Hong Kong, Sydney
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Abu Dhabi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Incheon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Brussels to Melbourne via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
24h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Dubai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Avalon via Chengdu, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,900
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Melbourne via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Doha
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Frankfurt to Melbourne via Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,300
Flights from Muenster to Melbourne via Frankfurt, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $2,700
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Melbourne via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Albury via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $180
Website
Thalys
Standard
$90 - $130
Comfort
$110 - $150
Premium
$130 - $180
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 Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Ibbenbueren
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $85
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
Deutsche Bahn
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Albury Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Book at
XPT bookings
Economy
$35 - $45
First
$45 - $65
Sleeper
$140 - $170
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Avalon Airport/Outside Terminal to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
Skybus

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