There are 9 ways to get from Portugal to Amsterdam by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Porto to Amsterdam  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Amsterdam (AMS) OPO - AMS

$63 - $246

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Fly Lisbon to Amsterdam  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Amsterdam (AMS) LIS - AMS

$73 - $264

Fly Porto to Eindhoven, train  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Eindhoven (EIN) OPO - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal

$71 - $396

Fly Lisbon to Eindhoven, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Eindhoven (EIN) LIS - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal

$71 - $304

Fly Lisbon to Rotterdam, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Rotterdam (RTM) LIS - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$96 - $475

Train, bus  •  22 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the bus from Mealhada to Bordeaux
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$355 - $493

Train  •  32 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar Ic
  3. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants A
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  5. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$531 - $659

Bus  •  37 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Estação do Oriente to Amsterdam Centraal

$120 - $170

Drive  •  21 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Amsterdam 1398.9 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 60€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Portugal and Amsterdam is 1683 km. The road distance is 2238.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Portugal to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Rossio and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Lisboa Estação do Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Portugal to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Porto(Campanha), Vigo-Guixar, Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portugal to Amsterdam is 2238 km. It takes approximately 21 h 2 min to drive from Portugal to Amsterdam.

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  • Distance: 1051.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Portugal and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Transavia Holland, Vueling Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Matosinhos to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lisbon to Amsterdam via Porto(Campanha), Vigo-Guixar, Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 32 h 35 min.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Lisbon to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Lisbon to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Porto to Eindhoven via Valencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Porto to Eindhoven via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Lisbon to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$16 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
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
$180 - $260
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa Estação do Oriente to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
36 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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