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There are 10 ways to get from Montreux to Amsterdam by train, plane, 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.

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Train to Geneva, fly  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) GVA - AMS

$79 - $259

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Bus  •  16h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Montreux to Bern
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Brussels, Brussels-North station
  3. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810

$54 - $97

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Train, train to Basel, fly  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BSL - AMS

$114 - $323

Train to Zurich, fly  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ZRH - AMS

$131 - $418

Train, train to Lyon, fly  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Genève
  2. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LYS - AMS

$122 - $305

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Domodossola
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) MXP - AMS

$121 - $350

Train via Paris-Nord  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Genève 90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$270 - $351

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  12h 50m

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Zweisimmen 120 / ...
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Amsterdam Centraal

$204 - $322

Train, bus  •  18h 36m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne 5
  2. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB 51
  3. Take the bus from Basel to Amsterdam

$137 - $220

Drive  •  8h 23m

  1. Drive from Montreux to Amsterdam 578.3 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Montreux to Amsterdam is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 100 and takes 16h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Montreux to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs SFr 75 - SFr 260 and takes 5h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreux to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Montreux, rue du Marché and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Montreux, Bern and Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreux to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Montreux and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Genève, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 55m.

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The distance between Montreux and Amsterdam is 677 km. The road distance is 925.3 km.

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The best way to get from Montreux to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 9h 55m and costs SFr 260 - SFr 350.

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It takes approximately 5h 32m to get from Montreux to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Montreux to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Montreux station.

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Montreux to Amsterdam train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Montreux station.

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The best way to get from Montreux to Amsterdam is to train which takes 9h 55m and costs SFr 260 - SFr 350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 100 and takes 16h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Montreux to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 422.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 32m

What companies run services between Montreux, Switzerland and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Montreux to Amsterdam via Genève, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 9h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreux to Amsterdam via Montreux, Bern, and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 16h 38m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Montreux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Montreux to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
MOB
Website
mob.ch
Train from Montreux to Zweisimmen
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mob.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel SBB to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
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 Montreux to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bern to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch

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