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There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Amsterdam by plane, car ferry, train, bus and ferry or bus

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Fly  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DUB - AMS

€30 - €172

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  13h 30m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil

€275 - €790

Car ferry, train via Birmingham  •  17h 3m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  4. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil

€310 - €619

Bus and ferry, bus  •  23h 26m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Amsterdam Sloterdijk 802 / ...

€36 - €51

Dublin to Amsterdam by car ferry, walk, train and subway

The journey time between Dublin and Amsterdam is around 12h 56m and covers a distance of around 1113 km. The fastest journey normally takes 12h 56m. Operated by Stena Line, Irish Ferries, Avanti West Coast and others, the Dublin to Amsterdam service departs from Dublin and arrives in Amsterdam Centraal. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12h 56m
Fastest journey time:
12h 56m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
69 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
02:15
Last service departs at:
02:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dublin to Amsterdam car ferry, walk, train and subway schedules

Car ferry services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Netherlands from Ireland

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Ireland

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from Ireland
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Croatia, Curaçao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Ireland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Ireland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amsterdam is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amsterdam is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Amsterdam is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Ireland from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Amsterdam is to bus and ferry and bus which costs €35 - €55 and takes 23h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Amsterdam is to fly which costs €29 - €180 and takes 4h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Amsterdam Sloterdijk via London and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 26m.

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The distance between Dublin and Amsterdam is 755 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Amsterdam without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 13h 30m and costs €270 - €800.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Dublin to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Dublin to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam is 1h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 11:42 PM in Dublin and 12:42 AM in Amsterdam.

Map of how to get from Dublin to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 754.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 9m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Ryanair, KLM and three other airlines fly from Dublin to Amsterdam hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €400
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €120
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Train operators
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 and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €19
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Lille to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Lille to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€33 - €37
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€33 - €37

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Ryanair, Air France, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Dublin Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 757+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs €6 - €10.

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