Planning a day trip from Eindhoven to Amsterdam by train? Start your journey with us.
The train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam usually takes 1h 18m, but can take just 1h 15m on the fastest services. You'll be travelling direct on this route with NS. On board, you'll find comfortable seating, space for luggage and, on most services, free WiFi as standard.
Your train will take you to Amsterdam-Centraal station, which is right in the heart of the city centre. Whether you want to jump on a bike like a local, wander around on foot or jump on the metro, Amsterdam-Centraal is the perfect starting point for your adventure.
Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap train tickets from Eindhoven to Amsterdam-Centraal and we’ll show you how much you can save. Just remember, the sooner you book, the cheaper your tickets will be.
So what are you waiting for? Search for cheap train tickets from Eindhoven to Amsterdam in our Journey Planner today, or keep reading for FAQs and money-saving tips.
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-Centraal 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-Centraal is 1 hour and 19 minutes, with around 69 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-Centraal is 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Eindhoven to Amsterdam-Centraal can start from as little as €22.60 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-Centraal without having to change trains. There are 37 direct trains from Eindhoven to Amsterdam-Centraal each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam-Centraal leaves at 05:34. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam-Centraal 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-Centraal cover a distance of around 69 miles (111 km) during the journey.