There are 11 ways to get from Brighton to Amsterdam by train, 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 3 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein

$94 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...

$28 - $67

9 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 38 min

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

$248 - $287

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 3 min

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

$102 - $153

Fly from London Gatwick  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam (AMS) LGW - AMS

$60 - $227

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS

$94 - $334

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) LHR - AMS

$123 - $364

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 23 min

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

$101 - $289

Train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 36 min

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

$80 - $225

Train to Southampton, fly  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Amsterdam (AMS) SOU - AMS

$87 - $285

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Amsterdam (AMS) SEN - AMS

$90 - $255

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £21 - £55 and takes 12 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 3 h 58 min and costs £45 - £180.

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The distance between Brighton and Amsterdam is 387 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Brighton to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Brighton, Preston Circus and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brighton to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via London St. Pancras Int.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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

You can take a train from Brighton to Amsterdam via London St Pancras International LL and London St. Pancras Int. in around 6 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to Amsterdam via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and London in around 12 h 48 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Southend to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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