How to travel from Amsterdam to Cardiff

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Travel Information from Amsterdam to Cardiff

distanceDistance348 miles (561 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $675
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 7 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $675 (€639) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or KLM Cityhopper

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 348 miles (561 km) between Amsterdam and Cardiff. 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or KLM Cityhopper among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Cardiff.

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Travel Tips: Travel to Cardiff easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Cardiff.
FAQs

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Cardiff, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Cardiff if traveling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 10/2/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Amsterdam to Cardiff.

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Cardiff restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Cardiff?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 10/3/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Cardiff closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Cardiff from Amsterdam. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Cardiff from Amsterdam is by taking a train with an average price of $2 (€2).

This is compared to other travel options to Cardiff:

Taking a train is usually $177 (€168) less than taking a bus to Cardiff, which costs on average $179 (€170) for the same trip.

Taking a train is usually $672 (€637) less than taking a flight to Cardiff, which costs on average $675 (€639) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Cardiff 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 bus can take 18 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h   on average.

The distance is approximately 348 miles (561 km) from Amsterdam to Cardiff.

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Cardiff is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Amsterdam to Cardiff as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Amsterdam to Cardiff:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Cardiff Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Cardiff Central.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to Cardiff, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Cardiff by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Amsterdam to Cardiff for $179 (€170) on Omio.
  • Travel with KLM Cityhopper to go to Cardiff by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find KLM Cityhopper Amsterdam to Cardiff tickets on Omio for $675 (€639).
Omio customers who travel from Amsterdam to Cardiff often also extend their vacation to go to London, Bristol or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Cardiff and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Amsterdam to Cardiff, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $179 (€170) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $675 (€639) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $2 (€2) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam to Cardiff 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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