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There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus, car or car train

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) OTP - AMS

86€ - 625€

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Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Eindhoven (EIN) OTP - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

122€ - 850€

Bus, train  •  28h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Brussels-North Station
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys / ...

Train  •  31h 9m

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord to Budapest-Keleti Ir
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

148€ - 233€

Bus  •  40h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 1924

106€ - 146€

Bus via Ploieşti  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Ploiesti
  2. Take the bus from Ploieşti to Amsterdam

Drive, car train  •  30h 4m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Villach
  2. Take the car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam

212€ - 349€

Drive  •  22h 1m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Amsterdam 2233.1 km

290€ - 440€

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Amsterdam is to bus which costs $120 - $170 and takes 40h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Amsterdam is to fly which costs $95 - $750 and takes 5h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Amsterdam via Ploieşti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3h.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Budapest-Keleti and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 9m.

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The distance between Bucharest and Amsterdam is 1788 km. The road distance is 2233.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Amsterdam without a car is to bus and train which takes 28h 15m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from Bucharest to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Sir Trans, depart from Bucuresti station.

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Bucharest to Amsterdam train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 5h 45m and costs $95 - $750. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $160 - $270 and takes 31h 9m, you could also bus, which costs $120 - $170 and takes 40h 35m.

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  • Distance: 1788.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 45m

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, Tarom and 10 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Amsterdam via Budapest-Keleti and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 31h 9m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 260€
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 260€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 410€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 410€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 230€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 380€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam Schiphol via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 200€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
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 Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 130€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 90€
Comfort
75€ - 100€
Premium
90€ - 130€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 340€
Standard
75€ - 95€
Standard Premier
120€ - 160€
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
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Urlaubs-Express
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
+40 745 766 766
Email
dispecerat@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Brussels-North Station
Ave. Duration
25h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
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 Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
39h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sir Trans
Phone
+4-021-316.42.21
Website
sirtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Schedules at
sirtrans.ro
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Schedules at
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Schedules at
fany.ro
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Ploieşti to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Bucharest to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Transmarian, arrive at Amsterdam station.

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Amsterdam is 1h behind Bucharest. It is currently 3:02 AM in Bucharest and 2:02 AM in Amsterdam.

Bucharest to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Amsterdam is 2233 km. It takes approximately 22h 1m to drive from Bucharest to Amsterdam.

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Tarom, CSA, Air Serbia and four other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2706+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 21 min and costs $11 - $14.

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