There are 12 ways to get from Amsterdam to Southampton 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  •  6 h 15 min

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

$120 - $343

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 15 min

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

$37 - $51

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Train, night bus  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

$116 - $188

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

$254 - $294

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 42 min

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

$110 - $166

Fly Amsterdam to Southampton  •  3 h 44 min

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

$54 - $212

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 10 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

$109 - $350

Fly Amsterdam to London City, train  •  5 h 22 min

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

$97 - $330

Fly Amsterdam to Bristol, train  •  6 h 12 min

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

$106 - $296

Fly Amsterdam to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 46 min

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

$85 - $243

Fly Amsterdam to London Luton, train  •  6 h 4 min

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

$76 - $217

Fly Amsterdam to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 56 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

$146 - $392

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Southampton is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 13 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Southampton is to fly which costs 45€ - 190€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 15 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Southampton is 464 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 6 h 15 min and costs 100€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Amsterdam to Southampton, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Southampton bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Southampton is to train which takes 6 h 15 min and costs 100€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 13 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 190€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Amsterdam to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton is 1 h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 9:57 PM in Amsterdam and 8:57 PM in Southampton.

KLM and Flybe offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Southampton Airport.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 289.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Southampton via London St. Pancras International, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Southampton via London and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 13 h 15 min.

Airlines
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 London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
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
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
National Express
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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