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There are 8 ways to get from French Alps to Amsterdam by shuttle, plane, bus, train or car

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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Shuttle to Geneva, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chamonix sud to Geneva Airport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) GVA - AMS

$73 - $233

Cheapest option

Bus to Milan Malpensa, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Courmayeur to Novara
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) MXP - AMS

$66 - $263

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Bus to Lyon, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LYS - AMS

$79 - $228

Bus to Turin, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Courmayeur to Turin, Torino
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TRN - AMS

$84 - $313

Shuttle to Geneva, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chamonix sud to Geneva Airport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Brussels (BRU) GVA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$127 - $293

Train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bourg-St-Maurice to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys

$307 - $385

Bus  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 800 / ...

$75 - $126

Drive  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Drive from French Alps to Amsterdam 670.9 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from French Alps to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 12 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from French Alps to Amsterdam is to shuttle and fly which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between French Alps and Amsterdam is 741 km. The road distance is 1073.4 km.

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The best way to get from French Alps to Amsterdam without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 57 min and costs 65€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from French Alps to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from French Alps to Amsterdam is to train which takes 10 h 48 min and costs 260€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 12 h 57 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between French Alps to Amsterdam is 1073 km. It takes approximately 10 h 20 min to drive from French Alps to Amsterdam.

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Air France, Swiss, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2615+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from French Alps to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 463.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between French Alps, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Thalys operates a train from French Alps to Amsterdam once a week. Tickets cost $290 - $360 and the journey takes 8 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from French Alps to Amsterdam via Chamonix and Lille in around 12 h 57 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Southend
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Bourg-St-Maurice to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$290 - $360
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$290 - $360
1st Class
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Chamonix sud to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cham-transfers.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 Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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 Courmayeur to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Chamonix to Lille
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com

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