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There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Leeds by plane, train, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly to Leeds Bradford  •  3h 40m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) AMS - LBA

£78 - £219

Cheapest option

Fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Manchester (MAN) AMS - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

£55 - £196

4 alternative options

Train  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Leeds

£142 - £513

Train via Sheffield  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Leeds

£172 - £543

Drive, car ferry  •  13h 52m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Rotterdam
  2. Take the car ferry from Rotterdam to Hull
  3. Drive from Hull to Leeds

£115 - £229

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 49m

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

£206 - £249

Netherlands → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia and Zimbabwe in the past 10 days

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Netherlands

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, France, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Grenada, Iceland, Israel, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Leeds is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Leeds is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Leeds is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Leeds is to fly which costs €90 - €260 and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Leeds is to fly which costs €90 - €260 and takes 3h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Leeds. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Leeds via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 49m.

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It is approximately 286 miles to get from Amsterdam to Leeds.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Leeds without a car is to train which takes 6h 49m and costs €160 - €600.

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It takes approximately 3h 40m to get from Amsterdam to Leeds, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Leeds train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Leeds is to fly which takes 3h 40m and costs €90 - €260. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €160 - €600 and takes 6h 49m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Leeds is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 3:46 AM in Amsterdam and 2:46 AM in Leeds.

Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Leeds.
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  • Distance: 286.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 40m

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

KLM and Jet2.com fly from Amsterdam to Leeds twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Leeds via London St Pancras Eurostar and London Kings Cross in around 6h 49m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £200
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£18 - £220
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£140 - £210
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£75 - £110
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £29
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £22
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£19 - £29
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Ferry operators

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Amsterdam to Leeds train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Leeds station.

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Jet2.com and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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

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