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

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Train to Geneva, fly  •  5 h 18 min

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

$81 - $261

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Bus  •  17 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreux to Freiburg 222
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 011

$56 - $102

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Train, train to Basel, fly  •  7 h 9 min

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

$117 - $329

Train to Zurich, fly  •  7 h 21 min

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

$137 - $429

Train to Berne, fly  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern
  2. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRN - AMS

$159 - $1,104

Train via Paris-Nord  •  9 h 39 min

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

$276 - $353

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  11 h 29 min

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

$206 - $332

Train, bus  •  19 h 56 min

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

$149 - $222

Drive  •  8 h 23 min

  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 17 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreux to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs SFr 75 - SFr 250 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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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 and Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 48 min.

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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 9 h 39 min.

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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 9 h 39 min and costs SFr 260 - SFr 340.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min 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 9 h 39 min and costs SFr 260 - SFr 340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 100 and takes 17 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Montreux to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 422.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Montreux to Amsterdam via Geneve, Genève, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 9 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreux to Amsterdam via Chailly-Montreux, Chailly P+R, Montreux, and Freiburg in around 17 h 48 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $430
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berne to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
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
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
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
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
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
MOB
Website
mob.ch
Train from Montreux to Zweisimmen
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mob.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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 Freiburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Montreux to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Montreux to Amsterdam train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreux to Amsterdam is 925 km. It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to drive from Montreux to Amsterdam.

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Swiss, Air France, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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