Duration 8h 43m
Distance 384 km
Average price 293€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Dover and Leeuwarden takes 8h 43m and the fastest train takes 6h 26m. There is at least one train per day from Dover to Leeuwarden. 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. Ashford International Eurostar
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Schiphol Airport
  4. Leeuwarden
8h 34m
Bookable on Rome2rio
180€ - 540€

Dover to Leeuwarden train times

Trains run once daily between Dover and Leeuwarden. The service departs Dover at 06:49 in the morning, which arrives into Leeuwarden at 15:44. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Leeuwarden. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Leeuwarden via Ashford International Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 34m.

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The distance between Dover and Leeuwarden is 384 km.

Dover to Leeuwarden train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford International Eurostar station.

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Dover to Leeuwarden train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Leeuwarden station.

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Leeuwarden is 1h ahead of Dover. It is currently 8:36 PM in Dover and 9:36 PM in Leeuwarden.

There are 453+ hotels available in Leeuwarden. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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