There are 10 ways to get from Amsterdam to Southampton by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Recommended option

Fly Amsterdam to Southampton  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU

$57 - $181

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London 814 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station 032 / ...

$45 - $106

8 alternative options

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 11 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 Waterloo to Southampton Central

$113 - $358

Fly Amsterdam to London City, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$100 - $337

Fly Amsterdam to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$155 - $403

Fly Amsterdam to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Gatwick (LGW) AMS - LGW
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central

$89 - $251

Fly Amsterdam to Bristol, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bristol (BRS) AMS - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$107 - $303

Train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$128 - $355

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 25 min

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

$269 - $309

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 27 min

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

$112 - $171

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

KLM and Flybe fly from Amsterdam to Southampton 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Southampton via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, Euston Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 8 h 38 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Avg. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Avg. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Avg. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
ns.nl
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Bruxelles-Midi
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Avg. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
Avg. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Amsterdam to Southampton?

The distance between Amsterdam and Southampton is 464 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Southampton?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Southampton?

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Southampton is to fly which takes 3 h 41 min and costs 80€.

Is there a direct bus between Amsterdam and Southampton?

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Amsterdam to Southampton?

It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Amsterdam to Southampton, including transfers.