There are 3 ways to get from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Emmen to Zwolle Stoptrein / ...
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Schiphol Airport Intercity

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Bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Emmen, Station to Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte 300
  2. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam Airport N818

$24 - $35

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Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 134.1 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Ter Apel station to Amsterdam Airport (AMS). However, there are services departing from Ter Apel, Busstation and arriving at Amsterdam Airport via Emmen, Station and Groningen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between Ter Apel and Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 168 km. The road distance is 214.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS), including transfers.

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Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) bus services, operated by Qbuzz, arrive at Emmen, Station.

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The best way to get from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 27 min.

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Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 214 km. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).

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Map of how to get from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).
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  • Distance: 104.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Ter Apel, Netherlands and Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands?

You can take a train from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) via Emmen, Station uitstaphalte, Emmen, and Zwolle in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ter Apel to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) via Emmen, Station uitstaphalte, Emmen, Station, Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte, and Groningen in around 5 h 27 min.

Train operators
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Emmen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
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 Zwolle to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Qbuzz
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Emmen, Station to Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
qbuzz.nl
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 Groningen to Amsterdam Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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