There are 9 ways to get from Manchester to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 from Manchester  •  3 h 47 min

  1. MAN - AMS

$51 - $232

8 alternative options

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. LBA - AMS

$80 - $325

Bus to Liverpool, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. LPL - AMS

$59 - $267

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. BHX - AMS

$105 - $282

Train  •  6 h 58 min

$206 - $491

Bus  •  14 h 55 min

  1. National Express
  2. Ouibus

Bus, train  •  18 h 23 min

  1. 1920
  2. Intercity

$73 - $121

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 36 min

$291 - $347

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 40 min

$141 - $208

What companies run services between Manchester, England and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM, Flybe and two other airlines fly from Manchester to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manchester to Amsterdam via London Euston and London St. Pancras International in around 6 h 58 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $370
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$177
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester and Amsterdam is 493 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Amsterdam is to fly which costs £35 - £180 and takes 3 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 3 h 47 min and costs £35 - £180.

No, there is no direct train from Manchester to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Amsterdam, Centraal Station via London St. Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Manchester and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Manchester to Amsterdam, including transfers.