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There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Dinant Ic

€82 - €364

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Bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Charleroi Gare du Sud 818

€19 - €25

3 alternative options

Train via Antwerp  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central Thalys
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Dinant Ic

€96 - €160

Drive  •  3h 29m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand 326.8 km

€40 - €60

Fly, train  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Dinant

€74 - €242

Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand by train and bus

The journey time between Amsterdam and Vireux-Wallerand is around 10h 1m and covers a distance of around 337 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 43m. Operated by Thalys, Eurostar, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) and others, the Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Vireux Molhain. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 1m
Fastest journey time:
5h 43m
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:15
Last service departs at:
17:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand train and bus schedules

Netherlands → France
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Conditions of entry into France from Netherlands

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vireux-Wallerand is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vireux-Wallerand is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vireux-Wallerand is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand is to bus which costs €19 - €25 and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand is to drive which costs €40 - €60 and takes 3h 29m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Vireux-Wallerand is 255 km. The road distance is 326.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand without a car is to train which takes 7h 10m and costs €80 - €370.

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It takes approximately 7h 10m to get from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand is to train which takes 7h 10m and costs €80 - €370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €19 - €25 and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand is 327 km. It takes approximately 3h 29m to drive from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Vireux-Wallerand. Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 254.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 10m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Vireux-Wallerand, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Vireux-Wallerand via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Dinant, DINANT Gare, GIVET Gare, and Givet in around 7h 10m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Charleroi Gare du Sud 4 times a week. Tickets cost €16 - €20 and the journey takes 5h 35m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
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
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €340
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€290 - €340
Standard
€75 - €95
Standard Premier
€120 - €160
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Dinant
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€15 - €22
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Dinant
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €21
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €21
1st Class
€26 - €29
Bus operators
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 Charleroi Gare du Sud
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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