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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 25 min

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

$204 - $251

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Tours to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > Angoulême > Poitiers > Tours > Orléans > Paris Centre - Bercy > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - Gare Nord > Anvers > Bréda > Rotterdam > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk

$28 - $40

8 alternative options

Train via Gare du Nord  •  6 h 30 min

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

$204 - $251

Bus Eurolines FR  •  11 h 54 min

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

$89 - $133

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Loire Valley to Amsterdam 461.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly from Tours St Symphorien  •  6 h 6 min

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

$64 - $331

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  6 h 32 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 (AMS) CDG - AMS

$104 - $369

Train to Nantes, fly  •  6 h 24 min

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

$128 - $316

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  6 h 21 min

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

$115 - $309

Train to Poitiers, fly  •  9 h 28 min

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

$90 - $371

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, and Gare du Nord in around 6 h 25 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Loire Valley to Amsterdam hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 11 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam via Lyon, Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam via La Rochelle, Southampton
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam via Lyon, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Tours St Symphorien to Amsterdam via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam
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
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Poitiers to Amsterdam via La Rochelle, Southampton
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Tours to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$43 - $47
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$43 - $47
1st Class
$50 - $85
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $32
1st Class
$46 - $49
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Gare du Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $190
1st Class
$200 - $280
Train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $190
1st Class
$200 - $280
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Tours to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Tours to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
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
$14 - $24
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Loire Valley to Amsterdam?

The distance between Loire Valley and Amsterdam is 629 km. The road distance is 738 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam?

The quickest way to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 6 h 6 min and costs 50€ - 270€.

Is there a direct bus between Loire Valley and Amsterdam?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tours and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

How long does it take to get from Loire Valley to Amsterdam?

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