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About the train journey from Amsterdam to St-Malo

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The train from Amsterdam to St-Malo usually takes 10 hours 7 minutes on average to travel 640 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 6 hours 59 minutes. You can expect to find 11 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between Amsterdam and St-Malo, you'll need to make 1 change on your way to St-Malo. You can choose to travel with TGV, Thalys or SNCF to get to St-Malo. As the main rail operators on this route, their trains offer modern comfortable seating and plenty of space for luggage as standard.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Amsterdam to St-Malo in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $117.82.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to St-Malo, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Amsterdam to St-Malo by train

It takes an average of 10h 7m to travel from Amsterdam to St-Malo by train, over a distance of around 398 miles (640 km). There are normally 11 trains per day traveling from Amsterdam to St-Malo and tickets for this journey start from $117.82 when you book in advance.

First train


Last train


Departure station


Arrival station


Journey time

6h 59m


640 miles (398 km)


11 trains per day


1 change


From $117.82

Train and bus operators

BlaBlaCar Bus, SNCF, Thalys, NS, SNCB, Amsterdam Airport Express

Amsterdam to St-Malo train times

Check out the next trains departing from Amsterdam to St-Malo for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
05:15 12:35 7h 20m, 2 changes
07:15 14:30 7h 15m, 2 changes
08:15 15:14 6h 59m, 1 change
10:15 18:33 8h 18m, 2 changes
12:15 19:30 7h 15m, 2 changes
12:15 20:01 7h 46m, 1 change
14:15 21:34 7h 19m, 2 changes
15:15 06:30 15h 15m, 2 changes
18:15 08:30 14h 15m, 2 changes
18:15 08:54 14h 39m, 1 change

NS, Thalys, SNCB and SNCF trains from Amsterdam to St-Malo

You can travel from Amsterdam to St-Malo on NS, Thalys, SNCB and SNCF trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoNicky Boogaard, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

NS is the main railway operator in the Netherlands. It connects the four corners of the country with regional, medium-distance and high-speed trains. It's also possible for you to travel at night thanks to multi-line night trains, including Schiphol and Eindhoven airports. All trains are equipped with two comfort classes – First Class and Second Class.

Thalys is the railway company connecting four European countries – France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. Thalys trains run at a speed of up to 186 mph (300 km/h) and have three comfort classes on all services called – Standard, Comfort and Premium (equivalent to the First Class, with access to the Thalys Lounge). All Thalys trains have a car restaurant (called Thalys Welcome Bar) and a free WiFi connection.

PhotoMPW57, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCB is the national railway company of Belgium, with services that include national (Intercity) and regional (Local) express trains. All SNCB trains come with both First Class and Second Class carriages. Belgium has one of the densest rail networks in the world. Seat reservations aren’t possible for any of the company's trains.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to St-Malo

The price of train tickets from Amsterdam to St-Malo starts at $117.82 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Amsterdam to St-Malo by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Amsterdam to St-Malo

Want to know more about your journey from Amsterdam to St-Malo? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Amsterdam to St-Malo take?

The average journey time by train between Amsterdam and St-Malo is 10 hours and 7 minutes, with around 11 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Amsterdam and St-Malo by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Amsterdam to St-Malo is 6 hours and 59 minutes.

How much does the train from Amsterdam to St-Malo cost?

Train tickets from Amsterdam to St-Malo can start from as little as $117.82 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Amsterdam to St-Malo?

No, there are no direct train services from Amsterdam to St-Malo. Travelling from Amsterdam to St-Malo by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Amsterdam to St-Malo leave?

The first train from Amsterdam to St-Malo leaves at 06:15. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Amsterdam to St-Malo leave?

The last train from Amsterdam to St-Malo leaves at 21:28. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Amsterdam and St-Malo by train?

Trains travelling from Amsterdam to St-Malo cover a distance of around 398 miles (640 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from St-Malo to Amsterdam.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Amsterdam to St-Malo for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/07/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/13/2022 for travel on 09/13/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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