There are 6 ways to get from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Thalys  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Blankenberge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys / ...

$76 - $107

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Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 44 min

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

$23 - $34

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Train Dutch Railways (NS)  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Zeebrugge-Dorp to Mechelen L
  2. Take the train from Mechelen to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity direct

$39 - $63

Bus Eurolines NL  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Brugge to Amsterdam Duivendrecht 141

$31 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam 158 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Duinbergen to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS

$81 - $264

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The cheapest way to get from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Zeebrugge Kerk and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Brugge Station perron 1 and Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Zeebrugge-Dorp and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Mechelen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Zeebrugge and Amsterdam is 164 km. The road distance is 252.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs 60€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Zeebrugge to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein station.

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Zeebrugge to Amsterdam train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Zeebrugge-Dorp station.

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The best way to get from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs 60€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 102.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam via Blankenberge Station perron 1, Blankenberge, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zeebrugge 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 Blankenberge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $28
Train from Zeebrugge-Dorp to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$20 - $29
Train from Duinbergen to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $28
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$25 - $28
1st Class
$36 - $40
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$90 - $120
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $120
Premier
$100 - $130
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 Mechelen to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
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 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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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Zeebrugge to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Zeebrugge to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zeebrugge to Amsterdam is 253 km. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Zeebrugge to Amsterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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