There are 9 ways to get from Canterbury to Netherlands by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 36 min

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

$120 - $249

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

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

$17 - $25

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Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 37 min

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

$82 - $126

Eurotunnel, drive  •  4 h 28 min

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

$269 - $307

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam  •  3 h 28 min

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

$105 - $334

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 9 min

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

$128 - $352

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 27 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

$94 - $247

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS

$106 - $275

Train, train to Southend, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 27 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

$93 - $248

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Netherlands is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Netherlands is to train and fly which costs £80 - £270 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Netherlands is 217 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Canterbury to Netherlands, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury to Netherlands. However, there are services departing from Canterbury and arriving at Amsterdam, Buiten Brouwersstraat via Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Netherlands. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Brussel-Zuid/Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

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The nearest airport to Netherlands is Amsterdam (AMS) Airport which is 43.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Weeze (NRN) (64.9 miles), Rotterdam (RTM) (67.8 miles), Eindhoven (EIN) (74 miles) and Dusseldorf (DUS) (95.4 miles).

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Netherlands.
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  • Distance: 217.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Netherlands?

You can take a train from Canterbury to Amsterdam via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/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
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
$167
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
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Thameslink
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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