There are 13 ways to get from Blackburn to Amsterdam by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train 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.

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Train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein

$222 - $510

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Bus  •  17 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...

$39 - $80

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Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein

$208 - $500

Train, car ferry  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Hull
  3. Take the car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
  4. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$194 - $360

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$145 - $216

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$292 - $350

Train to Manchester, fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAN - AMS

$60 - $233

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Amsterdam (AMS) LBA - AMS

$77 - $308

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Amsterdam (AMS) LPL - AMS

$67 - $267

Train, train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Doncaster
  3. Fly from Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) to Amsterdam (AMS) DSA - AMS

$89 - $361

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam (AMS) BHX - AMS

$122 - $299

Train, train to Newcastle, fly  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Amsterdam (AMS) NCL - AMS

$117 - $357

Train, train to Humberside, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Hull
  3. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to Amsterdam (AMS) HUY - AMS

$123 - $625

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £29 - £65 and takes 17 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs £45 - £180 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 15 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Amsterdam is 322 miles.

The best way to get from Blackburn to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs £160 - £390.

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Blackburn to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Blackburn to Amsterdam bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Blackburn station.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Amsterdam is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs £160 - £390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £65 and takes 17 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Blackburn to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 322.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Blackburn to Amsterdam via Preston, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St. Pancras Int. in around 8 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Amsterdam via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 17 h 15 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Humberside to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Preston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Blackburn to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
Ouibus
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 London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$198
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$264
Standard Car
$132
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
poferries.com

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Amsterdam is 1 h ahead of Blackburn. It is currently 12:15 AM in Blackburn and 1:15 AM in Amsterdam.

British Airways, Flybe, easyJet and KLM offer flights from Manchester Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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