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There are 12 ways to get from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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Train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£128 - £327

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Bus  •  11h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London - Victoria Coach Station Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk > Utrecht > Antwerp > Bruges > London - Victoria Coach Station / ...

£18 - £31

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 41m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Foreign and Commonwealth Office

£186 - £212

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 54m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Foreign and Commonwealth Office

£59 - £127

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City  •  3h 37m

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

£81 - £505

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London City, subway  •  3h 57m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Westminster station

£64 - £301

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow, subway  •  4h 18m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  2. Take the subway from Paddington station to Charing Cross station

£48 - £190

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick, train  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Gatwick (LGW) AMS - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£42 - £138

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London Stansted, subway  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Stansted (STN) AMS - STN
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Westminster station

£53 - £202

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to London Luton, train  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Luton (LTN) AMS - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink

£52 - £237

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Southend, train  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Southend (SEN) AMS - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)

£83 - £239

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Norwich, train  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Norwich (NWI) AMS - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street

£115 - £546

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Foreign and Commonwealth Office is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Foreign and Commonwealth Office is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Foreign and Commonwealth Office is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office is to bus which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 11h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 550€ and takes 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Westminster, Horse Guards Parade via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Westminster station via King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Foreign and Commonwealth Office is 223 miles.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office without a car is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs 140€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs 140€ - 360€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 11h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
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  • Distance: 223.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Foreign and Commonwealth Office, England?

Eurostar operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar twice daily. Tickets cost £120 - £330 and the journey takes 4h 10m. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London - Victoria Coach Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost £15 - £20 and the journey takes 11h 30m. FlixBus also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £220
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £260
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Norwich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£28 - £160
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£25 - £130
Train operators
Eurostar
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
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
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £24
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£10 - £15
1st Class
£17 - £24
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town station to Westminster station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Paddington station to Charing Cross station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Liverpool Street station to Westminster station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £20
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 London, London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Calais to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £45
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£4
2-bed inside cabin
£30 - £45

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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 Foreign and Commonwealth Office bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at London - Victoria Coach Station.

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Amsterdam to Foreign and Commonwealth Office train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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

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There are 30607+ hotels available in Foreign and Commonwealth Office. 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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