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There are 11 ways to get from Selly Oak to Amsterdam by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train 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.

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Train  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil

118€ - 369€

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Bus  •  16h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk London > Brussels City Center - Midi Train station > Rotterdam > The Hague > Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk / ...

41€ - 80€

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Train via London  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Eurostar

140€ - 360€

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 38m

  1. Drive from Selly Oak to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

104€ - 159€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 19m

  1. Drive from Selly Oak to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Amsterdam

230€ - 276€

Train to Birmingham, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from Selly Oak to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BHX - AMS

49€ - 200€

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

112€ - 395€

Train to Manchester, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) MAN - AMS

70€ - 262€

Train to Bristol, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRS - AMS

100€ - 273€

Train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LTN - AMS

64€ - 210€

Train to East Midlands, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) EMA - AMS

89€ - 278€

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The cheapest way to get from Selly Oak to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £35 - £75 and takes 16h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Selly Oak to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs £40 - £180 and takes 4h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Selly Oak to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Selly Oak, Chapel Lane and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 3m.

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The distance between Selly Oak and Amsterdam is 289 miles.

The best way to get from Selly Oak to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 6h 41m and costs £100 - £330.

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It takes approximately 6h 41m to get from Selly Oak to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Selly Oak to Amsterdam bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Selly Oak to Amsterdam is to train which takes 6h 41m and costs £100 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £75 and takes 16h 3m.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Selly Oak to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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Map of how to get from Selly Oak to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 289.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 41m

What companies run services between Selly Oak, England and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Selly Oak to Amsterdam via Birmingham New Street, London Euston, Euston Station, King's Cross St. Pancras, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 6h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Selly Oak to Amsterdam via Birmingham, New St Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, London Victoria Coach Station, and London in around 16h 3m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 300€
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 320€
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 310€
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 310€
Flights from East Midlands to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
55€ - 95€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
35€ - 55€
Anytime Day Single
55€ - 95€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
28€ - 45€
Anytime Day Single
40€ - 70€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 55€
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 55€
Train from Selly Oak to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
1€
Anytime Day Single
1€ - 2€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
12€ - 18€
Anytime Day Single
21€ - 30€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
80€ - 270€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
80€ - 270€
Premier
200€ - 310€
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
80€ - 270€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
80€ - 270€
Premier
200€ - 310€
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
30€ - 50€
Anytime Day Single
55€ - 85€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 26€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 26€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
20€ - 35€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
28€ - 45€
Anytime Single
40€ - 65€
Off-Peak Single
30€ - 50€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
29€ - 45€
Anytime Single
45€ - 70€
Off-Peak Single
35€ - 55€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
23€ - 35€
Anytime Single
30€ - 50€
Off-Peak Single
22€ - 35€
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
13€ - 19€
Anytime Day Single
29€ - 45€
First Anytime Day Single
45€ - 70€
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Book at
National Express
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Ouibus
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 London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Amsterdam is 1h ahead of Selly Oak. It is currently 10:33 AM in Selly Oak and 11:33 AM in Amsterdam.

Flybe and KLM offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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