• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Valenciennes 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  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes

$102 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lille 800 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes

$25 - $49

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Valenciennes 191.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes

$110 - $329

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Valenciennes is to bus and train which costs 22€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 3 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Valenciennes is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 2 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Valenciennes. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Valenciennes via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

More details

The distance between Amsterdam and Valenciennes is 244 km. The road distance is 306.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Valenciennes without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs 85€ - 120€.

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Amsterdam to Valenciennes, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

Search flights

Amsterdam to Valenciennes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Valenciennes station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Valenciennes is 306 km. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Amsterdam to Valenciennes.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Valenciennes.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 152.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Valenciennes, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Valenciennes via Lille Europe and Lille Flandres in around 3 h 37 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$17 - $27
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
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.

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 Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

Search flights

There are 94+ hotels available in Valenciennes. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

More details