Travel from AMS to OST

Flight
$235
4h 27min
400 lb of CO2

AMS airport Flights

There are 1 airports — AMS — that make sense to fly out of from AMS and 1 airports — OST — to access OST. The best deals are usually found by flying out of AMS.

Bus
$30
3h 40min
21 lb of CO2
$
Train
$44
5h 30min
61 lb of CO2
Drive
$15
2h 11min
25 lb of CO2

Drive from AMS airport

It's 112 miles between AMS to OST. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 11min and 2h 18min from AMS to OST under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 24min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to OST by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $15.

What is the best way to travel from AMS to OST?

The are 9 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from AMS to OST. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from AMS to OST?

On your trip from AMS to OST, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to OST. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

AMS to OST Ostend - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from AMS to OST. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to OST is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the AMS/OST buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from AMS is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between AMS and OST during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from AMS to OST? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of OST traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to OST is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from AMS to OST?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from AMS to OST is by bus. The bus costs $26 roughly and will take 3 hours 4 minutes.

Is there a train from AMS to OST?

Yes, trains between AMS area and OST, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 5 hours 32 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Nieuw Vennep, which is about 7 miles from AMS. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Bruxelles-Midi Saint-Gilles - Sint-Gillis.

How long does it take from AMS to OST by car?

The total distance between AMS and OST is 112 miles and will take you about 2 hours 11 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $15.

AMS to OST Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $26
Fastest Way Bus — 3h 4min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 17 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, bus, train and by car
Distance 112 miles
Travel Companies Nederlandse, SNCB

Travel companies on this route

Nederlandse
Train company
38876 routes
SNCB
Train company
34380 routes