There are 6 ways to get from Liège to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Antwerp  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

33€ - 132€

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Liège to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N831 / ...

14€ - 17€

4 alternative options

Train  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

27€ - 57€

Drive  •  2h 22m

  1. Drive from Liège to Amsterdam 243 km

30€ - 50€

Train to Brussels, fly  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRU - AMS

91€ - 283€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DUS - AMS

128€ - 353€

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The cheapest way to get from Liège to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 14€ - 17€ and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Liège to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Liège and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Liège to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Louvain / Leuven and Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Liège and Amsterdam is 199 km. The road distance is 243 km.

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The best way to get from Liège to Amsterdam without a car is to train via Antwerp which takes 3h 17m and costs 30€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from Liège to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Liège to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Liège station.

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Liège to Amsterdam train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins station.

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The best way to get from Liège to Amsterdam is to train via Antwerp which takes 3h 17m and costs 30€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 17€ and takes 3h 50m.

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What companies run services between Liège, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Liège to Amsterdam via Louvain / Leuven, Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal, and Antwerpen-Centraal in around 3h 17m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Liège to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk every 4 hours. Tickets cost 14€ - 17€ and the journey takes 3h 50m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
12€ - 18€
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
10€ - 16€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
70€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
29€ - 45€
Train from Maastricht to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Liège to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Liège to Amsterdam train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liège to Amsterdam is 243 km. It takes approximately 2h 22m to drive from Liège to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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Book your Liège to Amsterdam train tickets online with Omio and RailEurope.

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Book your Liège to Amsterdam bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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