There are 8 ways to get from Lisbon to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 34m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LIS - AMS

60€ - 260€

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Fly to Rotterdam, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Rotterdam (RTM) LIS - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

117€ - 195€

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Eindhoven (EIN) LIS - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

71€ - 215€

Train, bus  •  21h 43m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B Ic
  2. Take the bus from Coimbra, Coimbra to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

233€ - 429€

Bus  •  29h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios to Paris, Paris N1150
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk X800 / ...

107€ - 128€

Bus via Amsterdam, Duivendrecht  •  35h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon - 7 Rios to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine Lisbon - 7 Rios > Santarem > Torres Novas > Abrantes > Castelo Branco > Fundao > Covilha > Guarda > Vilar Formoso > Fuentes de Onoro - Portugal > Fuentes de Onoro - Espagne > Ciudad Rodrigo > Salamanca > Valladolid > Bilbao > Conex San Sebastian > San Sebastián > Biriatou - Spain > Biriatou - France > Bayonne > Bordeaux City Centre > Poitiers > Tours > Orléans > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Reims > Metz > Thionville > Düdelingen - France > Düdelingen - Luxembourg > Luxembourg > Monpach - Luxembourg > Monpach - Allemagne > Mainz > Frankfurt - Main station
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Amsterdam, Duivendrecht 400

172€ - 237€

Night train, train  •  23h 39m

  1. Take the night train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Hendaye 310
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

286€ - 470€

Drive  •  21h 1m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Amsterdam 2239.1 km

300€ - 450€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 5h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 5h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Hendaye, Montparnasse-Bienvenue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 39m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Amsterdam is 1863 km. The road distance is 2239.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Amsterdam without a car is to train and bus which takes 21h 43m and costs 230€ - 430€.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Lisbon to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios station.

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Lisbon to Amsterdam train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 5h 34m and costs 60€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 130€ and takes 29h 55m.

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  • Distance: 1863.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Transavia Holland, TAP Portugal and 12 other airlines fly from Lisbon to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Amsterdam via Paris, Paris in around 29h 55m.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Flights from Lisbon to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 270€
Flights from Lisbon to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 430€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 280€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
120€ - 400€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 280€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 26€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 26€
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
15€ - 22€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
95€ - 110€
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
60€ - 90€
Rail 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Coimbra, Coimbra to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
25€ - 30€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Lisbon - 7 Rios to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Amsterdam, Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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

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Amsterdam is 1h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 10:34 AM in Lisbon and 11:34 AM in Amsterdam.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Amsterdam is 2239 km. It takes approximately 21h 1m to drive from Lisbon to Amsterdam.

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Level, Air France, Iberia and five other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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Book your Lisbon to Amsterdam bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 2693+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to shuttle which takes 16 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

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