There are 11 ways to get from Manchester to Amsterdam by plane, bus, train, car, car ferry or car train

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 49 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAN - AMS

$50 - $218

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...

$37 - $73

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Bus to Liverpool, fly  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Amsterdam (AMS) LPL - AMS

$57 - $254

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Amsterdam (AMS) LBA - AMS

$78 - $311

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam (AMS) BHX - AMS

$102 - $265

Train to Humberside, fly  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Barnetby
  2. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to Amsterdam (AMS) HUY - AMS

$118 - $618

Train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
  2. Fly from Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) to Amsterdam (AMS) DSA - AMS

$82 - $319

Train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station

$196 - $462

Train via Nottingham  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal

$154 - $438

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$139 - $208

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$282 - $338

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £28 - £60 and takes 15 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester to Amsterdam is to fly which costs £35 - £180 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Manchester and Amsterdam is 308 miles.

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Manchester to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester station to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester to Amsterdam station. 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.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 6 h 58 min and costs £150 - £370.

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Map of how to get from Manchester to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 308.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

KLM, easyJet 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 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Humberside to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
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 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, 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, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
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
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Barnetby
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
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
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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