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 25 min

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

$67 - $236

9 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam  •  7 h 59 min

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

$80 - $353

Fly Istanbul to Brussels, train  •  8 h 21 min

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

$101 - $404

Bus Alpar Turizm, train  •  38 h 25 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 Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal

$262 - $349

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  44 h 55 min

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

$130 - $212

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  46 h 54 min

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

$100 - $186

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

$208 - $248

Night train, train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

$310 - $535

Drive, train  •  27 h 6 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

$414 - $616

Drive  •  25 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Amsterdam 1669.5 miles

$400 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 310 ₺ - 1.200 ₺ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 6 h 25 min and costs 310 ₺ - 1.200 ₺.

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

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Istanbul to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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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.

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

Turkish Airlines, KLM and nine other airlines fly from Istanbul to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Sofia in around 44 h 55 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam via Izmir
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul to Brussels via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Wien to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
28 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$109
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
34 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
matpu.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
36 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$270 - $350
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Burgas to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
40 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$158
Schedules at
karat-s.com

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