There are 10 ways to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Fly Istanbul to Amsterdam  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Amsterdam (AMS) IST - AMS

$68 - $224

9 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Amsterdam (AMS) SAW - AMS

$82 - $342

Fly Istanbul to Brussels, train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Brussels (BRU) IST - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$143 - $410

Bus Alpar Turizm, train  •  38 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf ICE
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal ICE

$287 - $382

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  42 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 027

$187 - $227

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  44 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Amsterdam

$142 - $226

Night train, train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Videle
  2. Take the train from Videle to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Rj
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal ICE

$328 - $502

Bus KARAT-S, train  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Duisburg
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal ICE

$227 - $259

Drive, train  •  27 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf ICE
  4. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam

$415 - $626

Drive  •  25 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Amsterdam 1669.5 miles

$400 - $600

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, AtlasGlobal and seven other airlines fly from Istanbul to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Istanbul and Munich, Munich central bus station in around 42 h 53 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels
Avg. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam via Izmir
Avg. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Kiev
Avg. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Kiev
Avg. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Warsaw
Avg. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Warsaw
Avg. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Belgrade
Avg. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Avg. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $110
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Avg. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Avg. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Avg. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Avg. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Avg. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Avg. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Avg. Duration
28 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$136
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Avg. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Avg. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Avg. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Burgas to Duisburg
Avg. Duration
40 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$167
Schedules at
karat-s.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Istanbul to Amsterdam?

The distance between Istanbul and Amsterdam is 2211 km. The road distance is 2671 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 410 ₺ and takes 6 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam?

The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 6 h 28 min and costs 410 ₺.

Is there a direct bus between Istanbul and Amsterdam?

No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Amsterdam via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam?

It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam, including transfers.