You can get from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train, bus or flight.
To get from Birmingham to Amsterdam on 28 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||285 miles (460 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or coach|
|Ticket price range||£34 - £47|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £34 • 15 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £47 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||easyJet or Flixbus|
Travel 285 miles (460 km) by flight or coach from Birmingham to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £34. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are easyJet or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Amsterdam.
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The fastest and most convenient way to travel from Birmingham to Amsterdam is to book a direct flight from Birmingham International Airport. The journey takes approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes, including transport to the airport from the city centre, check-in and waiting times. It is possible to travel to Amsterdam by bus from Birmingham Coach Station, but this often involves a lengthy stopover in London Victoria Coach Station and an overnight journey through Europe. Travel time can be up to 18 hours. Ticket prices from budget airlines tend to be competitive with coach fares.
Must Know: Cycling is the most popular way to travel around Amsterdam. The city is quite flat and filled with over 400 kilometres of bike paths.
Must See: For those interested in Amsterdam’s history and culture, the Anne Frank House and Van Gogh Museum are a must.
Must Do: Visit one of Amsterdam’s world famous coffee shops or take a cruise in a glass-roofed boat on one of the city’s the 160+ Golden Age canals.
Did you know? About 8,000 bikes get pulled out of the canals each year.
Flying is the easiest way to travel between Birmingham and Amsterdam. Both Flybe and KLM offer direct flights from Birmingham International Airport to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Flight time is less than 1 hour 30 minutes. Each airline schedules 5-6 flights a day. Depending on time of year and offers available, it may sometimes be cheaper to take a Virgin train from Birmingham New Street Station to Manchester Airport and fly to Amsterdam Schiphol on EasyJet or another low cost carrier. This will add about 2 hours to the journey.
Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
Conditions of entry into Netherlands:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 27/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Amsterdam from Birmingham.
Return travel to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Netherlands is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Birmingham, United Kingdom was last verified on 26/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Birmingham from Amsterdam.
There are 2 ways that you can travel to Amsterdam from Birmingham. You can take a flight or coach.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Amsterdam, which costs on average £34.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Amsterdam:
A coach is generally £13 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £47 from Birmingham to Amsterdam.
The quickest way to travel to Amsterdam from Birmingham is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by coach can take 15 h 15 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 285 miles (460 km) from Birmingham to Amsterdam.
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But we recommend booking Birmingham to Amsterdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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