There are 11 ways to get from Amsterdam to Cambridge by train, car ferry, car, car train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$115 - $332

Cheapest option

Fly Amsterdam to London Luton, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Luton (LTN) AMS - LTN
  2. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge

$56 - $183

9 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiedam Centrum
  2. Take the car ferry from Hook of Holland to Harwich
  3. Take the train from Harwich International to Cambridge

$97 - $121

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Cambridge

$247 - $283

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Cambridge

$106 - $156

Fly Amsterdam to London Stansted  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Stansted (STN) AMS - STN

$58 - $246

Fly Amsterdam to Norwich, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Norwich (NWI) AMS - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Cambridge

$129 - $383

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$106 - $346

Fly Amsterdam to London City, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$94 - $325

Fly Amsterdam to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$94 - $303

Fly Amsterdam to Southend, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southend (SEN) AMS - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$88 - $241

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Cambridge is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Cambridge is to fly which costs 50€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Cambridge is 325 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Amsterdam to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam station to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station and arriving at Cambridge via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Cambridge is to train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 100€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 50€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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Amsterdam to Cambridge train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at St Pancras International station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Cambridge, England?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Cambridge via London St. Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, easyJet flies from Amsterdam to Cambridge 3 times a day.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Norwich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Amsterdam to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiedam Centrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Harwich International to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Ferry operators

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