There are 3 ways to get from Giethoorn to Amsterdam by train, night bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Steenwijk to Amsterdam Zuid Intercity

$24 - $40

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the night bus from Zwolle to Amsterdam Centraal Snelbus i.p.v. trein

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Giethoorn to Amsterdam 75.1 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Giethoorn to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Giethoorn, Kerkweg and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Zwartsluis, Busstation and Zwolle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Giethoorn and Amsterdam is 90 km. The road distance is 120.2 km.

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The best way to get from Giethoorn to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Giethoorn to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Giethoorn to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Zwolle station.

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Giethoorn to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Giethoorn to Amsterdam is 120 km. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Giethoorn to Amsterdam.

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There are 2563+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 56.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Giethoorn, Netherlands and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Giethoorn to Amsterdam hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min.

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 Steenwijk to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Night bus from Zwolle to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com

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