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Glasgow
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Newcastle Upon Tyne
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Trip Amsterdam Edinburgh

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, ferry, bus, train
Distance409 mi
Direct lineYes

How to get from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

We are suggesting 5 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Amsterdam Edinburgh. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane).
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  • Locate cities of Amsterdam and Edinburgh on a map as well as the route Amsterdam Edinburgh and the different connecting points (Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station, Edinburgh Coach Station, Edinburgh Airport, Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport, IJmuiden Ferry Terminal Port, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Amsterdam-Edinburgh

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Cheap flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh

Cheap flights to Edinburgh are sometimes not that easy to get but we would like to remind you a few tips:

  • Book your Amsterdam Edinburgh flight well in advance to get the best prices. Most of the time, this is the number one yield management rule: cheapest price are available long time before departure (this targets leisure customers who are used to booking early).
  • Be flexible with your dates of travel to Edinburgh. Prices vary along the time depending many factors including the date and time of travel. So you'd better be able to have a 2- or 3-day flexibility to book your trip.

Which airlines fly from Amsterdam to Edinburgh ?

We count 2 airlines to schedule a direct service between the airport of Amsterdam and the one of Edinburgh: KLM and Easyjet.
KLM Amsterdam EdinburghEasyjet Amsterdam Edinburgh

Departure airport in Amsterdam

  • AMS Amsterdam-Schiphol

Arrival airport in Edinburgh

  • EDI Edinburgh

Amsterdam to Edinburgh bus

Departure bus stations in Amsterdam

You will have to arrive at your Amsterdam stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. Finally, have your ticket checked by the driver of MegaBus, FlixBus, National Express or OUIBUS and get on board after having your luggage in the hold.

  • Amsterdam Stadionplein
  • Amsterdam Radarweg 1043

Arrival bus stations in Edinburgh

In Edinburgh, make sure you leave nothing in your seat or in the trunk of the coach.

  • Edinburgh

Train Amsterdam to Edinburgh

Is there a direct train bound for Edinburgh from Amsterdam?

No, unfortunately no train line allows to go from Amsterdam to Edinburgh without making any changes.

Amsterdam Edinburgh railways companies

These are the 5 railways companies that you may take during your trip to Edinburgh: Eurostar, CrossCountry, East Coast, ScotRail and First TransPennine Express.
Eurostar Amsterdam EdinburghCrossCountry Amsterdam EdinburghEast Coast Amsterdam EdinburghScotRail Amsterdam EdinburghFirst TransPennine Express Amsterdam Edinburgh

Departure train stations in Amsterdam

  • Amsterdam Centraal

Railway stations in Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh Waverley

Highspeed Train Amsterdam Edinburgh

This type of trains are the fatest way to travel by train between Amsterdam and Edinburgh with a speed range from 125mph to 220mph.

Intercity Train Amsterdam Edinburgh

The railway station bewteen Amsterdam and Edinburgh are served by intercity trains which are faster than regional trains.

Carpool from Amsterdam to Edinburgh

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Amsterdam-Edinburgh with other travellers looking for the same route. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

Amsterdam to Edinburgh ferries

This trip to Edinburgh is not feasible only by ferry from Amsterdam. You have no choice than to combine your trip with another means of transport like bus, ridesharing, train and plane.

What ferry companies sail to Edinburgh from Amsterdam?

On Vivanoda, you'll find all the best prices of DFDS Seaways which is the only ferry companies operating the two crossings between Amsterdam and Edinburgh.

DFDS Seaways Amsterdam Edinburgh

Amsterdam ferry terminals

Sail from Amsterdam with DFDS Seaways and continue your trip to Edinburgh from Newcastle Upon Tyne.
  • IJmuiden Ferry Terminal

Which carriers to travel between Amsterdam and Edinburgh?

Airlines
FlyBE carries out the flights from Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Amsterdam to Manchester (arrival at Manchester International MAN airport) and from Manchester International MAN airport (located 9.3 mi from Manchester, United Kingdom) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
British Airways flies on the routes from Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Amsterdam to London (arrival at Gatwick LGW airport) and from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
KLM schedules the flight from Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Amsterdam to Edinburgh (arrival at Edinburgh EDI airport)
Ryanair ensures the flight route from Stansted STN airport (located 31.7 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
Virgin Atlantic Airways carries out a flight from Heathrow LHR airport situated 14.3 mi away from the city centre of London to Edinburgh (arrival at Edinburgh EDI airport)
Easyjet flies on the route from Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport (located 6.8 mi from Amsterdam, Netherlands) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
Bus companies
The bus company OUIBUS operates the intercity service from the bus station of Amsterdam Stadionplein in Amsterdam and to the one of London Victoria Coach Station (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 mi from centre) and the city of Edinburgh where the coach will drop you off at Edinburgh station situated at about 11.2 mi from Edinburgh city centre.
The coach company FlixBus carries out the route from the bus station of Amsterdam Radarweg 1043 in Amsterdam and to the one of London Victoria Coach Station (England United Kingdom)
The network of MegaBus includes a coach line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 mi from centre) and the city of Edinburgh where the coach will drop you off at Edinburgh station situated at about 11.2 mi from Edinburgh city centre.
Railway companies
Eurostar provides a rail connection Amsterdam-London with the train from Amsterdam Centraal railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London St Pancras at arrival (2.1 mi from centre)
CrossCountry transports passengers on a rail line from Newcastle Upon Tyne to Edinburgh with the train which leaves Newcastle station to arrive at Edinburgh Waverley railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
East Coast operates the train journey London-Edinburgh with the train from London Kings Cross railway station (2.2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Edinburgh Waverley at arrival (0.1 mi from centre)
ScotRail provides a rail connection from Glasgow to Edinburgh with the train which leaves Glasgow Central station to arrive at Edinburgh Waverley railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
First TransPennine Express transports passengers on a rail line Manchester-Edinburgh with the train from Manchester Piccadilly railway station (0.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Edinburgh Waverley at arrival (0.1 mi from centre)
Ferry companies
The ships of DFDS Seaways ensure the maritime connection between the port of IJmuiden Ferry Terminal and the one of Newcastle Upon Tyne (Newcastle Ferry Terminal at 6.8 mi from the city)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Edinburgh (332.4 mi)
 
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