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There are 12 ways to get from Amsterdam to Penzance by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or night bus

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

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Train  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

£193 - £449

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Bus  •  20h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk > The Hague > Rotterdam > Brussels City Center - Midi Train station > London / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penzance National Express

£51 - £72

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Bus, train  •  20h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to London 140
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance

£140 - £285

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 59m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Penzance

£229 - £279

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 13m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Penzance

£116 - £173

Fly to Newquay, night bus  •  9h 11m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Newquay (NQY) AMS - NQY
  2. Take the night bus from Newquay to Penzance

£85 - £194

Fly to Exeter, train  •  8h 52m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Exeter (EXT) AMS - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance

£102 - £264

Fly to Bristol, train  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bristol (BRS) AMS - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

£115 - £326

Fly to Cardiff, train  •  10h 21m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Cardiff (CWL) AMS - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  4. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

£159 - £455

Fly to London City, train  •  10h 8m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Penzance

£177 - £461

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  10h 32m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

£142 - £340

Fly to Southampton, train  •  10h 32m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Penzance

£178 - £376

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Penzance is to bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 20h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Penzance is to fly and train which costs 130€ - 370€ and takes 8h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Penzance via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 10m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Penzance is 767 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Penzance without a car is to train which takes 11h 13m and costs 210€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 11h 13m to get from Amsterdam to Penzance, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Penzance is to train which takes 11h 13m and costs 210€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 20h 10m.

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Newquay Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Amsterdam to Penzance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Penzance.
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  • Distance: 479.4 miles
  • Duration: 11h 13m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Penzance, England?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Penzance via Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 11h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Penzance via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 20h 10m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £420
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £370
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £310
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £240
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £280
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £900
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
£45 - £65
1st Class
£65 - £90
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 Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
£18 - £26
1st Class
£30 - £45
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £85
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
£35 - £85
Premier
£75 - £100
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
£50 - £150
Premier
£120 - £180
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Penzance
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£120 - £230
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£60 - £95
Advanced Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single
£120 - £230
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£28 - £45
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £100
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£50 - £95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£28 - £45
Advanced Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £95
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£18 - £28
Advanced Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £60
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £29
Train from Reading to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£110 - £200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£55 - £85
Advanced Single
£55 - £85
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £200
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £90
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Advance fare
£30 - £45
Anytime fare
£60 - £90
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Penzance
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£24 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£28 - £45
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Single
£70 - £110
Off-Peak Single
£70 - £110
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £26
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 London
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £22
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penzance
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Book at
National Express
Night bus from Newquay to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Book at
National Express
Ferry operators

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Penzance is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 1:18 PM in Amsterdam and 12:18 PM in Penzance.

Aer Lingus, KLM and Flybe offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Newquay Airport.

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There are 995+ hotels available in Penzance. Prices start at £90 per night.

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

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