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Duration 21h 46m
Distance 275 miles
Average price £280
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Pontefract takes 21h 46m and the fastest train takes 9h 10m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Amsterdam to Pontefract. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Pontefract
7h 21m
£178 - £413

Amsterdam to Pontefract train times

Trains run five times a week between Amsterdam and Pontefract. The service departs Amsterdam at 12:47 in the afternoon, which arrives into Pontefract at 12:57. All services require a transfer at London St. Pancras Int. and take an average of 21h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Pontefract. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Pontefract Monkhill via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 21m.

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It is approximately 275 miles to get from Amsterdam to Pontefract.

Amsterdam to Pontefract train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Amsterdam to Pontefract train services, operated by Grand Central, arrive at Pontefract Monkhill station.

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Pontefract is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 10:17 PM in Amsterdam and 9:17 PM in Pontefract.

There are 409+ hotels available in Pontefract. Prices start at £75 per night.

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