There are 11 ways to get from Amsterdam to Dover by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry 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 21 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station

$143 - $231

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the bus from The Hague to Dover Ouibus

$37 - $58

9 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover

$56 - $80

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 21 min

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

$263 - $298

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 8 min

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

$80 - $116

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h

  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

$118 - $379

Fly Amsterdam to London City, train  •  5 h 10 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  •  6 h 15 min

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

$107 - $325

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 London Stansted, train  •  5 h 59 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 Southend, train  •  6 h 2 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

$98 - $256

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dover is to train and bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 25 min.

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

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The distance between Amsterdam and Dover is 283 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Amsterdam to Dover, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Dover. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Folkestone/Dover via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Dover. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Dover Priory via Gare de Lille Europe and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Dover via Lille Europe, Gare de Lille Europe, Ashford International Station, and Ashford International in around 5 h 21 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 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
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $110
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 Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
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
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.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
$35 - $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 Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from The Hague to Dover
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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