There are 11 ways to get from Canterbury to Amsterdam by train, bus, car train, car, 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 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Tha / ...

$126 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus

$15 - $22

9 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to The Hague Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$24 - $38

Eurotunnel, drive  •  4 h 28 min

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

$278 - $316

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 38 min

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

$84 - $126

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS

$102 - $345

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) LHR - AMS

$130 - $367

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam (AMS) LTN - AMS

$87 - $247

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam (AMS) LGW - AMS

$96 - $263

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS

$108 - $292

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Amsterdam (AMS) SEN - AMS

$97 - $267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £11 - £17 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Amsterdam is to Eurotunnel and drive which takes 4 h 28 min and costs £210 - £240.

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The distance between Canterbury and Amsterdam is 289 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Canterbury to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Bruxelles Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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

You can take a train from Canterbury to Amsterdam via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles Midi in around 5 h 10 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
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
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$130 - $180
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Canterbury to The Hague
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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