There are 6 ways to get from Ypres to Amsterdam by train, bus, car 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  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Ieper to Antwerpen Centraal Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Tha / ...

$36 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 802

$28 - $42

4 alternative options

Train via Rotterdam Centraal  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Ieper to Antwerpen Centraal Ic
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal Tha
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Tha

$56 - $116

Bus Eurolines NL  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brugge to Amsterdam Duivendrecht 141

$37 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Ypres to Amsterdam 181.6 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Ieper to Gent St Pieters
  2. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS

$84 - $284

What companies run services between Ypres, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Ypres to Amsterdam via Antwerpen Centraal in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ypres to Amsterdam 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Ieper to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Ieper to Gent St Pieters
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$31 - $34
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
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
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Brugge to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eurolines.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ypres and Amsterdam is 219 km. The road distance is 291 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ypres to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Ypres to Amsterdam is to drive which takes 2 h 51 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct train from Ypres to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Ieper and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Antwerpen Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Ypres to Amsterdam, including transfers.