• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 10 ways to get from Amsterdam to Dover by train, bus, car, car ferry, 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  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est

$219 - $385

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Dover Ouibus

$27 - $40

8 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 8 min

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

$80 - $116

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 21 min

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

$262 - $297

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  4 h 51 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 Stratford International to Dover Priory

$117 - $378

Fly Amsterdam to London Stansted, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Stansted (STN) AMS - STN
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$109 - $286

Fly Amsterdam to London City, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

$105 - $337

Fly Amsterdam to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$107 - $324

Fly Amsterdam to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Gatwick (LGW) AMS - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$96 - $257

Fly Amsterdam to Southend, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southend (SEN) AMS - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

$99 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dover is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Dover is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 220€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 21 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Dover. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 10 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Dover. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Dover Priory via Paris Nord Eurostar and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

More details

The distance between Amsterdam and Dover is 283 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Dover without a car is to train which takes 7 h and costs 190€ - 340€.

More details

It takes approximately 7 h to get from Amsterdam to Dover, including transfers.

More details

Amsterdam to Dover bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

More details

Amsterdam to Dover train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

More details

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Dover is to train which takes 7 h and costs 190€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Dover.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 176.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Dover via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, Ashford(Kent) Int., and Ashford International in around 7 h. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Dover once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
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 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
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
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$23 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $55
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Thameslink
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Dover
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Rotterdam Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

Search flights

Amsterdam to Dover bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Dover station.

More details

Dover is 1 h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 7:16 PM in Amsterdam and 6:16 PM in Dover.

Amsterdam to Dover train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Ashford(Kent) Int. station.

More details

British Airways offers flights from Rotterdam Airport to London City Airport.

Search flights

Book your Amsterdam to Dover bus tickets online with Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 490+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 10€.

More details