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There are 10 ways to get from Branges to Amsterdam 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.

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Train  •  8h

  1. Take the train from Gare de Louhans to Gare de Bourg-en-Bresse
  2. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$248 - $309

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  18h

  1. Take the train from Louhans to Dijon Ville
  2. Take the bus from Dijon to Luxembourg
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Amsterdam - Schipol Airport

$59 - $84

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Train via Dijon Ville  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Louhans to Dijon Ville
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$212 - $294

Bus  •  13h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Chalon-sur-Saône to Brussels, Brussels-North station N769
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810

$110 - $160

Drive  •  8h 5m

  1. Drive from Branges to Amsterdam 527 miles

$120 - $190

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Louhans to Gare de Bourg-en-Bresse
  2. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LYS - AMS

$102 - $266

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Louhans to Gare de Bourg-en-Bresse
  2. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Genève
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) GVA - AMS

$105 - $283

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Louhans to Dijon Ville
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CDG - AMS

$125 - $381

Train, train to Basel, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Louhans to Dijon Ville
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Mulhouse Ville
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BSL - AMS

$124 - $301

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Brussels  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Louhans to Gare de Bourg-en-Bresse
  2. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brussels (BRU) LYS - BRU
  4. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$128 - $336

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Branges to Amsterdam is to train and bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 18h.

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The quickest way to get from Branges to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 240€ and takes 6h 47m.

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The distance between Branges and Amsterdam is 637 km. The road distance is 843.2 km.

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The best way to get from Branges to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 8h and costs 210€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 8h to get from Branges to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Branges to Amsterdam is to train which takes 8h and costs 210€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 95€ - 140€ and takes 13h 44m.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Branges to Amsterdam is 843 km. It takes approximately 8h 5m to drive from Branges to Amsterdam.

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Hop!, Lufthansa, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Lyon Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2655+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Branges to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 398.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h

What companies run services between Branges, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Branges to Amsterdam via Gare de Louhans, Bourg-en-Bresse, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 8h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Branges to Amsterdam via Chalon-sur-Saône and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 13h 44m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Basel
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Basel
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Southend
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
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 Gare de Louhans to Gare de Bourg-en-Bresse
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Louhans to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Gare de Dijon-Ville to Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Dijon Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $110
Train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Train from Dijon Ville to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Dijon Ville to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chalon-sur-Saône to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
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 Dijon to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Luxembourg to Amsterdam - Schipol Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus

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