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

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

Fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAD - AMS

$74 - $235

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  25 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Hernani Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Hernani to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus

$63 - $90

5 alternative options

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  6 h 40 min

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

$82 - $316

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$419 - $519

Train  •  14 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Avignon TGV Ave
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys

$440 - $569

Bus ALSA  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Moncloa to Valladolid
  2. Take the bus from Valladolid to Amsterdam

$138 - $211

Drive  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Amsterdam 1106.9 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 25 h.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Amsterdam is 1481 km. The road distance is 1771 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Madrid to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Madrid - Avénida de America and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via Hernani. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, Air Europa and nine other airlines fly from Madrid to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Amsterdam via Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 14 h 26 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Train from Avignon TGV to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$310 - $390
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$310 - $390
1st Class
$400 - $600
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Hernani
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Hernani to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid Moncloa to Valladolid
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valladolid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
alsa.com

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