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There are 10 ways to get from Athens to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus, car ferry, car train or car

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ATH - AMS

$91 - $282

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Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Eindhoven (EIN) ATH - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal

$120 - $405

Fly to Brussels, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Brussels (BRU) ATH - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$145 - $362

Train, bus  •  33 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava
  3. Take the train from Bratislava-Petrzalka to Wien Hbf Rex
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  6. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$311 - $480

Bus, train via Kelenföld  •  37 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Amsterdam Centraal

$376 - $513

Bus  •  47 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Amsterdam

$176 - $226

Bus, car ferry, train, car train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova Reg / ...
  4. Take the car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf
  5. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$237 - $596

Bus Crazy Holidays, train  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Düsseldorf
  3. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

$141 - $207

Drive, train  •  28 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam

$476 - $697

Drive  •  27 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Amsterdam 1764.9 miles

$420 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 75€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 75€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Amsterdam via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 15 min.

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The distance between Athens and Amsterdam is 2164 km. The road distance is 2823.8 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Amsterdam without a car is to train and bus which takes 33 h 36 min and costs 270€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Athens to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Athens to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Tourist Service Holding AD, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 75€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150€ - 200€ and takes 47 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 30 min.

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Athens to Amsterdam bus services, operated by BG Razpisanie, arrive at Amsterdam station.

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  • Distance: 1352.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Aegean Airlines, KLM and 14 other airlines fly from Athens to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Amsterdam via Sofia in around 47 h 15 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Athens to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Athens to Brussels via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Amsterdam Schiphol via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Train operators
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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava-Petrzalka to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
slovakrail.sk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Würzburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
21 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
KTEL Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Athens - Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$97 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $120
2 bed inside cabin
$312 - $313
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Amsterdam is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 6:47 AM in Athens and 5:47 AM in Amsterdam.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Amsterdam is 2824 km. It takes approximately 27 h 17 min to drive from Athens to Amsterdam.

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Aegean Airlines, KLM, Austrian Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2615+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 9€.

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