How to travel from Amsterdam to Zaventem

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from Amsterdam to Zaventem

You can get from Amsterdam to Zaventem by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Amsterdam to Zaventem on Sep 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:28AMAmsterdam Centraal2h22 10:50AMBrussels Airport-Zaventem
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531One-way
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01:45PMAmsterdam7h00 08:45PMZaventem
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351One-way
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07:28AMAmsterdam Centraal2h22 09:50AMBrussels Airport-Zaventem
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531One-way
08:28AMAmsterdam Centraal2h57 11:25AMZaventem
1 transfer
481One-way
07:28AMAmsterdam Centraal2h57 10:25AMZaventem
1 transfer
481One-way

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Travel Information between Amsterdam and Zaventem

distanceDistance104 miles (168 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $527
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€14) • 3 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $527 (€499) • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM or SNCB

Travel 104 miles (168 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Amsterdam to Zaventem. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, KLM or SNCB among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Zaventem.

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Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Zaventem, Belgium is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Zaventem from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zaventem, Belgium from Amsterdam?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Zaventem, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/12/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Amsterdam and Zaventem closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Belgium is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Netherlands from Belgium?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Netherlands from Belgium?

Requirements for reentering Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Netherlands?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 9/26/22. 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 Amsterdam from Zaventem.

There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Zaventem: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Zaventem from Amsterdam is by taking a bus with an average price of $15 (€14).

This is compared to other travel options to Zaventem:

Taking a bus is usually $512 (€485) less than taking a flight to Zaventem, which costs on average $527 (€499) for the same trip.

A bus is $37 (€35) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Amsterdam to Zaventem costing on average $52 (€49).

The fastest way to get to Zaventem from Amsterdam is by flight with an average travel time of 45 min.

Other travel options to Zaventem can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 22 min   of travel time.

The Amsterdam to Zaventem distance is around 104 miles (168 km).

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Zaventem is:

  • 9 buses per day.
  • 34 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Amsterdam to Zaventem 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 Zaventem:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Amsterdam to Zaventem depart from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) to Zaventem, Brussels Airport Leopoldlaan (Parking P16).
  • Most travelers take a flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Brussels Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Brussels Airport-Zaventem.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Zaventem by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Amsterdam to Zaventem for $15 (€14).
  • Travel with KLM for flights to Zaventem. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM Amsterdam to Zaventem tickets on Omio for $527 (€499).
  • SNCB can take you to Zaventem by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCB from Amsterdam to Zaventem for $52 (€49).
Omio customers who travel from Amsterdam to Zaventem often also extend their vacation to go to Lille, Antwerp or Ghent. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Zaventem and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket costs $15 (€14) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $527 (€499) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $52 (€49) one way.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam to Zaventem 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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