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There are 10 ways to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Tours to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys

$191 - $237

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Tours to Paris, Paris 703 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer N800

$44 - $77

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Tours to Paris - Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam

$83 - $132

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Loire Valley to Amsterdam 461.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly from Tours St Symphorien  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tours St Symphorien (TUF) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TUF - AMS

$63 - $316

Train to Nantes, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Tours to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) NTE - AMS

$125 - $299

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Paris Montparnasse
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ORY - AMS

$108 - $293

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CDG - AMS

$105 - $350

Train to Poitiers, fly  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Poitiers
  2. Fly from Poitiers (PIS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) PIS - AMS

$85 - $355

Train, train to Rennes, fly  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Tours to Le Mans
  2. Take the train from Le Mans to Rennes
  3. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) RNS - AMS

$138 - $349

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The cheapest way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 50€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Loire Valley to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Tours and arriving at Amsterdam, Dam via Paris, Paris and Amsterdam, Station Bijlmer ArenA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 19 min.

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The distance between Loire Valley and Amsterdam is 629 km. The road distance is 737.7 km.

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The best way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 6 h 27 min and costs 160€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Loire Valley to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Tours station.

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The best way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam is to train which takes 6 h 27 min and costs 160€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 19 min, you could also fly, which costs 50€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tours St Symphorien Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Loire Valley to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer station.

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Map of how to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 393.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Loire Valley, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Loire Valley to Amsterdam via Tours, Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 6 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Loire Valley to Amsterdam via Tours, Paris, Paris, Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer, and Amsterdam, Station Bijlmer ArenA in around 12 h 19 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam Schiphol via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam Schiphol via Marseille, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam Schiphol via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam Schiphol via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Southend
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam Schiphol via Lyon, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam Schiphol via Lyon, London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam Schiphol via Marseille, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam Schiphol via Marseille, Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Tours to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Le Mans to Rennes
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Tours to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Gare de St-Pierre-des-Corps to Gare de Poitiers
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Tours to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Le Mans to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Bus operators
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 Tours to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Tours to Paris - Gallieni
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Loire Valley to Amsterdam is 738 km. It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to drive from Loire Valley to Amsterdam.

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easyJet, KLM, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Tours St Symphorien Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2595+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Loire Valley to Tours St Symphorien Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs 10€ - 12€.

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