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There are 7 ways to get from Kristiansand to Amsterdam by plane, train, ferry, bus or car

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Fly from Kristiansand  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) KRS - AMS

$108 - $287

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Train to Stavanger, fly  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand stasjon to Sandnes Sentrum stasjon
  2. Fly from Stavanger (SVG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SVG - AMS

$127 - $363

Ferry, bus, train  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
  2. Take the bus from Havnepladsen to Esbjerg Busterminal 980
  3. Take the train from Esbjerg St. to Kolding St. Ic / ...
  4. Take the bus from Kolding to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk

$126 - $178

Train  •  25 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S 50
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation 117 / ...
  3. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
  4. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  6. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

Bus  •  27 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal 17
  2. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade 613
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk

$116 - $217

Bus, ferry, train  •  34 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Hjortnes E18
  2. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
  3. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the bus from Bremen to Amsterdam

Drive  •  18 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Kristiansand to Amsterdam 1136 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Kristiansand to Amsterdam is to fly which costs kr 850 - kr 2400 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kristiansand to Amsterdam is to fly which costs kr 850 - kr 2400 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kristiansand to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Oslo Bussterminal and Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kristiansand to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand stasjon and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Oslo S, Göteborg Centralstation, København H, Hamburg Hbf and Osnabruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 52 min.

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The distance between Kristiansand and Amsterdam is 671 km. The road distance is 1817.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Amsterdam without a car is to ferry and bus and train which takes 21 h 17 min and costs kr 1000 - kr 1500.

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Kristiansand to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Kristiansand to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Nettbuss Travel AS, depart from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon station.

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Kristiansand to Amsterdam train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), depart from Kristiansand stasjon station.

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4 h 18 min and costs kr 850 - kr 2400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 25 h 52 min, you could also bus, which costs kr 950 - kr 1800 and takes 27 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Kristiansand to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 419.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

What companies run services between Kristiansand, Norway and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, Norwegian Air Shuttle and two other airlines fly from Kristiansand to Amsterdam 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kristiansand to Amsterdam via Oslo S, Göteborg Centralstation, København H, Hamburg Hbf, Osnabrück Hbf, and Osnabruck Hbf in around 25 h 52 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Kristiansand to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Stavanger to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stavanger to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Stavanger to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand stasjon to Sandnes Sentrum stasjon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nsb.no
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Esbjerg St. to Kolding St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Nsb
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Havnepladsen to Esbjerg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
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 Kolding to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Hjortnes E18
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Filipstad
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bremen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$21
High
$36
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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The quickest flight from Kristiansand Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kristiansand to Amsterdam is 1818 km. It takes approximately 18 h 38 min to drive from Kristiansand to Amsterdam.

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KLM, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Widerøe and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Kristiansand Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2586+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Kristiansand Airport is to line 35 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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