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Recommended option

Train Thalys  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Thalys / ...
  2. Intercity

$70 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Ouibus

$9 - $13

4 alternative options

Train Dutch Railways (NS)  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Intercity
  2. Intercity

$35 - $55

Bus, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. 300
  2. Intercity

$26 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. 167.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. AMS - BRU

$74 - $270

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Mons via Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Mons every 5 minutes, and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$90 - $120
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Mons
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Mons
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Mons
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$31 - $35
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Duivendrecht to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam and Mons is 223 km. The road distance is 268 km.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Mons is to bus which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Mons is to drive which takes 2 h 42 min and costs 35€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Mons. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Mons via Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Amsterdam to Mons, including transfers.