How to get from Caen to Amsterdam

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Ic
  2. Tha

$180 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h

  1. Ouibus

$24 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 25 min

$104 - $155

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. 419.5 miles

$100 - $150

Fly from Caen  •  6 h 51 min

  1. CFR - AMS

$139 - $1,027

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  6 h 14 min

  1. CDG - AMS

$109 - $364

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. ORY - AMS

$105 - $303

Night bus to Rennes, fly  •  7 h 12 min

  1. RNS - AMS

$98 - $299

What companies run services between Caen, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Caen to Amsterdam via Paris St Lazare, Haussmann St Lazare, Magenta, and Paris Nord in around 6 h 22 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Caen to Amsterdam hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Marseille
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Lyon, Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Lyon, Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Southend, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Caen to Amsterdam via Southend
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Caen to Lille
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Caen to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Caen and Amsterdam is 511 km. The road distance is 671 km.

The cheapest way to get from Caen to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 10 h.

The quickest way to get from Caen to Amsterdam is to train and fly which takes 6 h 14 min and costs 90€ - 310€.

No, there is no direct train from Caen to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Haussmann St Lazare and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Caen and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Caen to Amsterdam, including transfers.