There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Trier by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf ICE International
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Trier, Hauptbahnhof Re

$53 - $74

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Bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Trier, Trier train station 211

$29 - $58

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Trier, Trier train station 211

$33 - $57

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Trier 238.8 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Luxembourg  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX

$89 - $286

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Trier, Hauptbahnhof

$82 - $268

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Trier is to bus which costs 24€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Trier is to fly which costs 75€ - 250€ and takes 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Trier. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Trier, Hauptbahnhof via Duesseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Trier is 315 km. The road distance is 382.1 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Trier without a car is to train which takes 6 h 3 min and costs 45€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Amsterdam to Trier, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Trier train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Trier is to train which takes 6 h 3 min and costs 45€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 52 min, you could also fly, which costs 75€ - 250€ and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Luxembourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Amsterdam to Trier train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), arrive at Trier, Hauptbahnhof station.

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  • Distance: 197.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Trier, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Trier via Dusseldorf Hbf and Duesseldorf Hbf in around 6 h 3 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Trier 4 times a week. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
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 Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Trier, Trier train station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Utrecht to Trier, Trier train station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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