Cardiff to Amsterdam by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:55
  • Last train
    23:27
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 29m

Travelling from Cardiff to Amsterdam by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Amsterdam take around 7 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 563 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Amsterdam.

Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Amsterdam?

Journeys between Cardiff and Amsterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Cardiff to Amsterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Amsterdam?

The Cardiff to Amsterdam train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cardiff to Amsterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 05:12 and the last train is around 23:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 04:31, and the last at 21:25.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Cardiff to Amsterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cardiff to Amsterdam by train.

Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Amsterdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cardiff to Amsterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurostar
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • Intercités
  • London Underground
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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