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Birmingham to Amsterdam by train

The journey from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train is 286.36 mi and takes 8 hrs 46 mins. There are 18 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:42 and the last at 16:20. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train for as little as £103.22 or as much as £325.81. The best price for this journey is £103.22.

Lowest Price£103.22
Journey Duration8 hrs 46 mins
Connection per Day18
Lowest Price£103.22
Highest Price£325.81
First Departure05:42
Last Departure16:20
Distance286.36 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalAmsterdam
CarriersChiltern Railways, EurostarMore

Birmingham to Amsterdam Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

Traveling from Birmingham to Amsterdam with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Birmingham to Amsterdam. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Birmingham to Amsterdam?

On average, a train ticket from Birmingham to Amsterdam will cost you £171.04. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £103.22. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Birmingham to Amsterdam. On average, though, you'll pay about £171.04 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train?

Traveling from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train will usually take 8 hrs 46 mins. This journey covers a distance of 286.36 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 8 hrs 46 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Birmingham and Amsterdam runs for about 286.36 mi and usually takes approximately 8 hrs 46 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 6 hrs 52 mins. If you are trying to get from Birmingham to Amsterdam as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Birmingham to Amsterdam?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Amsterdam leaving at 05:42. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 16:20.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Birmingham to Amsterdam, which usually leaves at 05:42. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 16:20. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Birmingham to Amsterdam?

You can depart from Birmingham at stations such as Five ways,Birmingham, Coach Station,Birmingham new street,Birmingham moor street. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Amsterdam at the following stations: Amsterdam, Amstel,Amsterdam Science Park,Amsterdam Muiderpoort,Amsterdam Zuid Wtc,Amsterdam Rai,Amsterdam, Centraal Station,Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum,Duivendrecht Station,Amsterdam, Leidseplein,Amsterdam - Bijlmer Arena,Diemen, Treinstation,Amsterdam, W Hotel,Amsterdam - Sloterdijk,SCHIPHOL AIRPORT,Amsterdam, Station Holendrecht,Amsterdam Dam. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Birmingham and Amsterdam. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Birmingham leave for Amsterdam?

The route from Birmingham to Amsterdam is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Birmingham 18 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Birmingham to Amsterdam, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 18 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Amsterdam. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Amsterdam.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Amsterdam, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Amsterdam.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book Birmingham to Amsterdam travel

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Amsterdam

The cheapest Birmingham - Amsterdam train tickets can be found for as low as £94.87 if you’re lucky, or £139.09 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £247.52.

Find the best day to travel to Amsterdam by train

When travelling to Amsterdam by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Chiltern Railways is a British train operating company that provides passenger services between London Marylebone and Birmingham Snow Hill, as well as other destinations in the Midlands and South East England. The company was established in 1996, and it is owned by Arriva UK Trains since 2009. Chiltern Railways operates a fleet of modern trains, including the Class 68 locomotives and the Class 165 and 168 diesel units.

Eurostar is a high-speed passenger train service connecting London with several cities in mainland Europe, including Paris, Brussels, and Amsterdam. Launched in 1994, Eurostar has since established itself as a popular mode of transportation for leisure and business travelers. With speeds reaching up to 300 km/h, Eurostar trains offer a fast and environmentally-friendly.

Ticket types and facilities from Birmingham to Amsterdam

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Eurostar when traveling from Birmingham to Amsterdam.

Standard

Eurostar Standard tickets are for budget-conscious travelers and the most widely available and affordable option. However, they have limited flexibility
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Standard Premier

Eurostar Standard Premier tickets offer a premium economy experience, ideal for work in quiet and comfort, but at a higher cost than Standard. This ticket includes extra legroom, complimentary meals, and access to magazines.
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Business Premier

Business Premier tickets are Eurostar's first-class option with top-level comfort and flexibility, but also the most expensive. With this ticket, you will have spacious seating, delectable meals served at your seat, access to exclusive lounges, and dedicated assistance.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Business Premier travelers and Eurostar™ carte blanche holders enjoy free wi-fi in lounges at select stations. Free wi-fi vouchers are available at Ashford's information desk. All trains also provide free wi-fi, connect via EurostarTrainsWiFi.
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Starting September 2012, a quiet coach option is available for Business and Standard Premier travelers at no extra cost.
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Every seat features UK and European power sockets. Business Premier and Standard Premier also include USB sockets.
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Your Eurostar ticket allows you to take a generous amount of luggage on board with no weight restrictions. You can carry two suitcases and one hand-held item, all labeled properly, as long as they don't exceed 85 cm in length. Baby strollers and pushchairs are allowed on board. You can also bring your bike or musical instrument, which will count as one of your two medium-sized luggage pieces as long as it is in a carrying case under 85 cm in length.
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Assistance for travelers with disabilities or the elderly is available at all stations. The type of assistance varies by location. Pre-booking at least 24 hours in advance is recommended, with a 60-minute prior arrival if not pre-booked.
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Café Métropole aboard Eurostar trains offers discounts for reusable cups. Unsold food is donated to Olio, benefiting London communities. Food in Standard Premier: Standard Premier offers international dishes throughout the day. Breakfast features fruits, pastries, and more until 10:14. After 10:15, enjoy a light meal, dessert, and drinks. Food in Business Premier: Business Premier's menu is curated by Michelin-starred chef Raymond Blanc OBE. Drinks, from tea to champagne, are available throughout the journey.
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Fresh air is constantly drawn in and filtered throughout the journey.
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Got a musical instrument or guitar under 85 cm? You can include it as part of your luggage on Eurostar. If you have a boxed bike, reserve a spot by reaching out to the Eurostar travel service (available on select trains). Folding and children's bikes under 85 cm are welcome, but they should be in a protective bag. Heads up: e-scooters and hoverboards are a no-go. Plus, you can bring along a pair of skis or a snowboard in addition to your luggage
Services on board Chiltern Railways, Eurostar and Thalys from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Compare services on board when travelling from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train.
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Birmingham to Amsterdam CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
32.26kg
Bus
34.56kg
Flight
92.17kg
Car
73.74kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham to Amsterdam by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham and Amsterdam are 32.26kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham and Amsterdam? By taking the train between Birmingham and Amsterdam you will save 59.91kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.3kg compared to a bus and 41.48kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Amsterdam?
A train ticket from Birmingham to Amsterdam is £171.04. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £103.22.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Amsterdam?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Amsterdam is £103.22. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Amsterdam by train?
Birmingham to Amsterdam is 286.36 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham and Amsterdam take?
Birmingham to Amsterdam is on average 8 hrs 46 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hrs 52 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Amsterdam?
The train journey from Birmingham to Amsterdam is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Chiltern Railways, Eurostar, Virgin Trains and Thalys.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham to Amsterdam?
Birmingham to Amsterdam has 18 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham to Amsterdam leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham to Amsterdam departs at 05:42. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Birmingham to Amsterdam depart?
The latest train from Birmingham to Amsterdam departs at 16:20. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Amsterdam in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £103.22 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Amsterdam by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham and Amsterdam is 6 hrs 52 mins.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Amsterdam?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham and Amsterdam.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Amsterdam by train?
The train journey from Birmingham to Amsterdam creates 32.26kg of CO2 emissions.

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