There are 12 ways to get from Amsterdam to Leicester by train, bus, night bus, 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 43 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Leicester

$117 - $372

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express

$39 - $54

10 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  16 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London N814
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express

$59 - $100

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 2 min

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

$263 - $308

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 17 min

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

$120 - $176

Fly Amsterdam to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester

$90 - $277

Fly Amsterdam to London Luton, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Luton (LTN) AMS - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester

$75 - $215

Fly Amsterdam to East Midlands  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to East Midlands (EMA) AMS - EMA

$68 - $272

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 18 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 London St Pancras International to Leicester

$111 - $404

Fly Amsterdam to London Stansted, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Stansted (STN) AMS - STN
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester

$107 - $297

Fly Amsterdam to Manchester, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Manchester (MAN) AMS - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Leicester

$82 - $282

Fly Amsterdam to Humberside, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Humberside (HUY) AMS - HUY
  2. Take the train from Barnetby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Leicester

$116 - $636

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Leicester is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 13 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Leicester is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 190€ and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Leicester is 408 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Amsterdam to Leicester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Leicester station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam station to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station and arriving at Leicester via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Leicester via London St. Pancras International and London St Pancras International in around 5 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Leicester via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 13 h 46 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Amsterdam to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Humberside
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Amsterdam to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
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 Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Sheffield to Leicester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from London St Pancras International to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Sheffield to Leicester
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Barnetby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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