There are 12 ways to get from Plymouth to Amsterdam by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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

Train  •  8 h 15 min

$222 - $546

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 20 min

  1. National Express
  2. N814 / ...

$44 - $91

10 alternative options

Bus, train, night bus  •  18 h 48 min

$105 - $160

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 47 min

$291 - $347

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 56 min

$142 - $210

Train to Exeter, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 59 min

  1. EXT - AMS

$106 - $290

Train to Bristol, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 59 min

  1. BRS - AMS

$135 - $364

Train to Newquay, fly to Amsterdam  •  8 h 56 min

  1. NQY - AMS

$129 - $310

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Amsterdam  •  7 h 23 min

  1. CWL - AMS

$164 - $512

Train to Birmingham, fly to Amsterdam  •  7 h 24 min

  1. BHX - AMS

$150 - $376

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. LCY - RTM

$210 - $559

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Amsterdam  •  7 h 45 min

  1. SOU - AMS

$192 - $432

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

You can take a train from Plymouth to Amsterdam via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St. Pancras International in around 8 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Plymouth to Amsterdam via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 18 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Newquay to Amsterdam via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Newquay to Amsterdam via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Cardiff to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newquay to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Newquay to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Newquay to Amsterdam via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
Flights from Newquay to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $100
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $230
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
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 - $360
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $140
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Monkerton, The Barn Owl
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Plymouth and Amsterdam is 665 km.

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £30 - £70 and takes 18 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Amsterdam is to train and fly which takes 5 h 59 min and costs £100 - £280.

No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Plymouth to Amsterdam, including transfers.