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Duration 4h 16m
Distance 203 miles
Average price £190
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leiden and London takes 4h 16m and the fastest train takes 4h 11m. The train service runs several times per day from Leiden to London. 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. Rotterdam Centraal
  2. London King's Cross
5h 2m
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£108 - £318

Leiden to London train times

Trains run twice daily between Leiden and London King's Cross. The service departs Leiden at 13:45 in the afternoon, which arrives into London King's Cross at 16:57. All services require a transfer at Rotterdam Centraal and take an average of 4h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to London. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at London St. Pancras Int. via Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 2m.

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The distance between Leiden and London is 203 miles.

Leiden to London train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Leiden to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras Int. station.

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London is 1h behind Leiden. It is currently 5:17 AM in Leiden and 4:17 AM in London.

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What companies run services between Leiden and London?

Eurostar operates a train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras Int. twice daily. Tickets cost £100 - £300 and the journey takes 3h 29m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£100 - £300

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