There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Ter Apel by train, bus or car

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Train via Almere Centrum  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Almere Centrum to Zwolle Intercity
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Emmen Sneltrein / ...

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Bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Station uitstaphalte 300

$23 - $36

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Train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zwolle Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Emmen Sneltrein / ...

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Ter Apel 129.2 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Ter Apel is to bus which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Ter Apel is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Ter Apel station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Ter Apel, Busstation via Groningen, Hoofdstation and Emmen, Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Ter Apel is 157 km. The road distance is 206.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Ter Apel without a car is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Amsterdam to Ter Apel, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Ter Apel bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Ter Apel is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 27 min.

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Amsterdam to Ter Apel bus services, operated by Qbuzz, arrive at Emmen, Station uitstaphalte.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Ter Apel is 207 km. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Amsterdam to Ter Apel.

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The nearest airport to Ter Apel is Groningen (GRQ) Airport which is 42.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Bremen (BRE) (117.1 km), Amsterdam (AMS) (167.5 km), Dusseldorf (DUS) (178.5 km) and Hannover (HAJ) (183.4 km).

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There are 217+ hotels available in Ter Apel. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Ter Apel.
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  • Distance: 98 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Ter Apel, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Ter Apel via Almere Centrum, Zwolle, Emmen, and Emmen, Station in around 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Ter Apel via Groningen, Groningen, Hoofdstation, Emmen, Station uitstaphalte, and Emmen, Station in around 4 h 27 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Almere Centrum to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Emmen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
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 Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Qbuzz
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Station uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
qbuzz.nl

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