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

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante, bus  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Alicante (ALC) AMS - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

€48 - €314

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Train to Rotterdam, fly to Alicante, bus  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Alicante (ALC) RTM - ALC
  3. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

€160 - €689

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia, train  •  9h 13m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Valencia (VLC) AMS - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Murcia Del Carmen

€55 - €139

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Alicante, bus  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Alicante (ALC) EIN - ALC
  3. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

€69 - €178

Train to Brussels, fly to Alicante, bus  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Alicante (ALC) BRU - ALC
  3. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

€120 - €282

Train  •  18h 29m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Alicante-Termino Eur / ...
  4. Take the train from Alicante-terminal to Murcia Del Carmen C1 / ...

€236 - €402

Bus  •  30h 55m

  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 to Murcia N1131

€91 - €125

Drive  •  19h 54m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Murcia 2100.9 km

€260 - €380

Shuttle, bus  •  28h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Benidorm
  2. Take the bus from Benidorm to Murcia Benidorm

€182 - €188

Amsterdam to Murcia by train

The train journey time between Amsterdam and Murcia is around 39h 41m and covers a distance of around 2218 km. The fastest train normally takes 39h 29m. Operated by Thalys, Transilien, Renfe SNCF and others, the Amsterdam to Murcia train service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Murcia Del Carmen. Typically five trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
39h 41m
Fastest train time:
39h 29m
Trains per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€236
Carbon emissions:
117 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
18:15
Last train departs at:
19:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Murcia train schedules

Netherlands → Spain
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International entry into Spain from Netherlands

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Conditions of entry into Spain from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
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  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Murcia is 112.

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

The social distance requirement in Murcia is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Spain.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Murcia is to fly and train which costs €55 - €140 and takes 9h 13m.

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The fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Murcia is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost €45 - €320 and takes 6h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Murcia. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Murcia via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Murcia. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Murcia Del Carmen via Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Barcelona-Sants and Alicante-terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 29m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Murcia is 1666 km. The road distance is 2100.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Murcia without a car is to train which takes 18h 29m and costs €230 - €410.

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It takes approximately 6h 48m to get from Amsterdam to Murcia, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Murcia is to train which takes 18h 29m and costs €230 - €410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €90 - €130 and takes 30h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Murcia.
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  • Distance: 1666.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 48m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Murcia, Spain?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Murcia via Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Barcelona-Sants, and Alicante-terminal in around 18h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Murcia via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Paris in around 30h 55m.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €750
Flights from Rotterdam to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €170
Flights from Eindhoven to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €190
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €310
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €160
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €470
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €320
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €170
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €120
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Alicante via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €370
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Valencia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €420
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 Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €26
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €26
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €21
1st Class
€24 - €35
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Murcia Del Carmen
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Alicante-Termino
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Alicante-Termino to Murcia Del Carmen
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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
€55 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€55 - €80
Comfort
€65 - €90
Premium
€80 - €110
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Website
Thalys
Standard
€110 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €230
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Renfe Cercanias

This regional commuter train system (also known as Cercanías) connects Barcelona with Catalonia and the Barcelona metropolitan area, including popular destinations like Sitges and the Costa Brava. The network of routes mostly runs overground and connects to many Barcelona metro and bus stations. Trains run frequently, and tickets can be bought at station ticket machines on the day of travel. Two children per adult (up to 6 years) can travel for free. If you’re arriving or departing Barcelona on a domestic AVE or long-distance train, check your ticket for a 5-digit Combinado Cercanias code, which is redeemable for a free local ticket from the ticket machines.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alicante-terminal to Murcia Del Carmen
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Renfe Cercanias
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
alsa.com
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
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 Sloterdijk to Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25 - €30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Murcia
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€170
Book at
Starliner
Interbus
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Benidorm to Murcia
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Schedules at
interbus.es

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Alicante Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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

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Amsterdam to Murcia train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Murcia Del Carmen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Murcia is 2101 km. It takes approximately 19h 54m to drive from Amsterdam to Murcia.

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KLM, British Airways, Air Europa and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Alicante Airport.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Murcia. 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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