There are 11 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.

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Train  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Ashford International Eurostar Eil

£103 - £592

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Bus  •  9h 35m

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

£12 - £22

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Train, bus  •  10h 31m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Den Haag to Dover 140 / ...

£21 - £49

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 8m

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

£61 - £88

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h 23m

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

£176 - £197

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  4h 57m

  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

£93 - £353

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London City, train  •  5h 14m

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

£81 - £276

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 11m

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

£90 - £273

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (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

£84 - £223

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London Stansted, train  •  6h 5m

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

£90 - £257

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Southend, train  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (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

£80 - £224

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dover is to bus which costs 14€ - 26€ and takes 9h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Dover is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 200€ - 240€ and takes 4h 23m.

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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 9h 35m.

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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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Dover is 177 miles.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Dover without a car is to train which takes 5h 20m and costs 120€ - 750€.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Amsterdam to Dover, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Dover is to train which takes 5h 20m and costs 120€ - 750€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 26€ and takes 9h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Dover.
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  • Distance: 176.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 20m

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Dover via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Ashford International Eurostar, and Ashford International in around 5h 20m. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Dover once daily. Tickets cost £12 - £15 and the journey takes 9h 35m. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £370
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £210
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £380
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £110
Website
Thalys
Standard
£50 - £75
Comfort
£60 - £85
Premium
£75 - £110
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £70
Website
Thalys
Standard
£35 - £50
Comfort
£45 - £60
Premium
£45 - £70
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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £45
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£18 - £25
1st Class
£29 - £45
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £21
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£9 - £13
1st Class
£15 - £21
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£9 - £22
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£9 - £14
1st Class
£16 - £22
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£250 - £280
Standard
£65 - £80
Standard Premier
£100 - £130
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Ashford International Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £290
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£250 - £290
Standard
£75 - £90
Standard Premier
£110 - £140
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
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
£30 - £60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£30 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £60
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£35 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £65
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
London Overground
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
Blablabus
Bus from The Hague to Dover
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Dover, Dover
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£17 - £22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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

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

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Dover is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 11:01 PM in Amsterdam and 10:01 PM in Dover.

Amsterdam to Dover train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Ashford International Eurostar station.

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

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There are 630+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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