There are 10 ways to get from Folkestone 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 35 min

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

$130 - $369

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 16 min

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

$30 - $45

8 alternative options

Eurotunnel, drive  •  4 h 1 min

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

$229 - $259

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 14 min

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

$82 - $123

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 26 min

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

$103 - $345

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 4 min

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

$131 - $368

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central 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

$88 - $248

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central 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

$97 - $264

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 20 min

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

$109 - $293

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 18 min

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

$98 - $267

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

You can take a train from Folkestone to Amsterdam via St Pancras International and London St. Pancras International in around 5 h 35 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 11 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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
54 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
Train from Folkestone Central to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
46 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
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 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
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
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Folkestone and Amsterdam is 294 km.

The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to Amsterdam is to bus and train which costs £22 - £35 and takes 10 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Folkestone to Amsterdam is to Eurotunnel and drive which takes 4 h 1 min and costs £170 - £200.

No, there is no direct train from Folkestone to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Folkestone Central and arriving at Amsterdam, Centraal Station via London St. Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Folkestone to Amsterdam, including transfers.