Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam and enjoy a stress-free journey by rail. It's the most convenient way to travel, after all. You won't have to worry about driving in and finding a parking space, navigating the tricky roads of the city or taking a slow bus ride into town. By taking an NS train into Amsterdam Centraal station, you'll be ready to explore the most popular areas right away!
The speedy Intercity service will whisk you into the heart of the Dutch capital in just over an hour and you'll enjoy comfortable and spacious seating, on-board food and drink options and great views along the way.
There's lots to see and do within easy reach of Amsterdam train station. Discover the famous Red Light District, take a boat trip on the canals or visit the Anne Frank House - all of it is possible when you take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam. Amsterdam is famous for its cycle routes, so why not hire a bike to see things slightly further afield? Read on for FAQs, top tips and much more.
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.
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 Eindhoven to Amsterdam by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Eindhoven and Amsterdam is 1 hour and 18 minutes, with around 94 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam is 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Eindhoven to Amsterdam can start from as little as €21.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Eindhoven to Amsterdam without having to change trains. There are 61 direct trains from Eindhoven to Amsterdam each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam leaves at 05:34. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam leaves at 23:44. 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.
Trains travelling from Eindhoven to Amsterdam cover a distance of around 69 miles (111 km) during the journey.