There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Montreux by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train via Paris-Nord  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve Tgv
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux 90 / ...

$270 - $353

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Freiburg 011
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Montreux 222

$58 - $98

7 alternative options

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Spiez 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zweisimmen to Montreux 120 / ...

Bus Eurolines CH  •  20 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Lausanne Ouibus

$102 - $149

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Montreux 575.9 miles

$140 - $210

Fly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$77 - $262

Fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$113 - $325

Fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne

$131 - $418

Fly to Berne, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Berne (BRN) AMS - BRN
  2. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$157 - $1,105

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Montreux is to bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 16 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Montreux is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Montreux is 677 km. The road distance is 921.4 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h to get from Amsterdam to Montreux, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Montreux, rue du Marché via Freiburg and Chailly-Montreux, Chailly P+R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Montreux via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Geneve. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Montreux, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Montreux via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Geneve in around 9 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Montreux via Freiburg, Montreux, and Chailly-Montreux, Chailly P+R in around 16 h 56 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $430
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
MOB
Website
mob.ch
Train from Zweisimmen to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mob.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Montreux
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
13 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus

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