There are 11 ways to get from Netherlands to Edinburgh by plane, train, bus, car ferry, car, night bus 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 Amsterdam to Edinburgh  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Edinburgh (EDI) AMS - EDI

$56 - $213

Cheapest option

Fly Eindhoven to Edinburgh  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Edinburgh (EDI) EIN - EDI

$41 - $239

9 alternative options

Fly Amsterdam to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Glasgow (GLA) AMS - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

$82 - $266

Train to Brussels, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Roosendaal to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRU - EDI

$90 - $293

Fly Amsterdam to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Newcastle (NCL) AMS - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

$87 - $361

Train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$194 - $393

Bus  •  19 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk > Utrecht > Anvers > Bruges > Londres
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9

$72 - $133

Car ferry, drive  •  19 h 14 min

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Edinburgh

$57 - $256

Car ferry, train  •  22 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

$62 - $324

Train, night bus, bus  •  23 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh

$89 - $142

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 52 min

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

$329 - $404

What companies run services between Netherlands and Edinburgh, Scotland?

KLM, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Edinburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Kings Cross in around 10 h 7 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Roosendaal to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $210
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$27 - $35
Reclining Seat
$43
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$66
2-bed inside cabin
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Netherlands to Edinburgh?

The distance between Netherlands and Edinburgh is 696 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Edinburgh?

The cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Edinburgh is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Netherlands to Edinburgh?

The quickest way to get from Netherlands to Edinburgh is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs 45€ - 180€.

Is there a direct train between Netherlands and Edinburgh?

No, there is no direct train from Netherlands to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Edinburgh via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 7 min.

How long does it take to get from Netherlands to Edinburgh?

It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Netherlands to Edinburgh, including transfers.