There are 12 ways to get from Gloucester to Amsterdam by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train 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.

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Train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil / ...

189€ - 462€

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Bus  •  15h

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk BlaBlaBus

25€ - 32€

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Train, car ferry  •  17h

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Harwich International
  3. Take the car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland
  4. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Amsterdam Centraal

168€ - 239€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 6m

  1. Drive from Gloucester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Amsterdam

234€ - 275€

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 25m

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

108€ - 159€

Train to Bristol, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 50m

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

77€ - 247€

Train to Birmingham, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BHX - AMS

82€ - 249€

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

133€ - 405€

Train to Cardiff, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CWL - AMS

86€ - 336€

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LHR - AMS

121€ - 379€

Train, bus to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London Baker Street Station to London Luton Airport
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LTN - AMS

99€ - 259€

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SOU - AMS

113€ - 269€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £22 - £29 and takes 15h.

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The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs £65 - £220 and takes 4h 50m.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Gloucester to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Paddington and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 1m.

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The distance between Gloucester and Amsterdam is 490 km.

The best way to get from Gloucester to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 7h 1m and costs £160 - £410.

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It takes approximately 7h 1m to get from Gloucester to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Gloucester to Amsterdam bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gloucester station.

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Gloucester to Amsterdam train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gloucester station.

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Amsterdam is to train which takes 7h 1m and costs £160 - £410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £29 and takes 15h.

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Map of how to get from Gloucester to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 490.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 1m

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

You can take a train from Gloucester to Amsterdam via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 7h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to Amsterdam via London Victoria Coach Station and London - Victoria Coach Station in around 15h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 490€
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 370€
Flights from Cardiff to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 370€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 430€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 330€
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 290€
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 270€
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 100€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
29€ - 45€
Advanced Single
30€ - 45€
Anytime Day Single
50€ - 100€
Train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
11€ - 18€
Advanced Single
13€ - 19€
Anytime Day Single
18€ - 35€
Train from Gloucester to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
20€ - 35€
Advanced Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 70€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
130€ - 360€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 360€
Standard
130€ - 170€
Standard Premier
180€ - 240€
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Gloucester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
45€ - 70€
Anytime Single
70€ - 110€
Off-Peak Single
70€ - 110€
Train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
21€ - 35€
Anytime Single
30€ - 50€
Off-Peak Single
18€ - 27€
Train from Gloucester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
23€ - 35€
Anytime Single
30€ - 55€
Off-Peak Single
23€ - 35€
Train from Gloucester to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
24€ - 40€
Anytime Single
35€ - 55€
Off-Peak Single
24€ - 40€
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Single
30€ - 50€
Off-Peak Single
19€ - 29€
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Harwich International
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiedam Centrum to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 28€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 26€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 26€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
Eurotunnel
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
20€ - 35€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Gloucester to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
10€ - 14€
Anytime Day Single
20€ - 30€
First Anytime Day Single
30€ - 50€
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gloucester to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Book at
National Express
Bus from London Baker Street Station to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Book at
National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Blablabus
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Baker Street Station to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
13€
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Baker Street Station to Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Green Line
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Gloucester to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam is 1h ahead of Gloucester. It is currently 7:40 PM in Gloucester and 8:40 PM in Amsterdam.

Gloucester to Amsterdam train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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easyJet and KLM offer flights from Bristol Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2932+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 80€ per night.

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