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There are 9 ways to get from Hook of Holland to Brancaster by train, car ferry, car, bus, car train, plane, taxi 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.

Recommended

Train

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to London Stansted, train

  1. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London Stansted (STN)
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn

Car ferry, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Hook of Holland to Harwich
  2. Drive from Harwich to Brancaster

Car ferry, train

  1. Take the car ferry from Hook of Holland to Harwich
  2. Take the train from Harwich International to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn

Car ferry, train, bus

  1. Take the car ferry from Hook of Holland to Harwich
  2. Take the train from Harwich International to Bury St Edmunds
  3. Take the bus from Thetford, Bus Interchange to King's Lynn, College of West Anglia

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Brancaster

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Norwich, taxi

  1. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Norwich (NWI)
  3. Take a taxi from Norwich to Brancaster

Subway to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train, taxi

  1. Take the subway from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland Haven to Rotterdam, Beurs
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY)
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn
  4. Take a taxi from Kings Lynn to Brancaster

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to London City, train

  1. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to London City (LCY)
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn
Netherlands → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Georgia, Guyana, Haiti, Indonesia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Mayotte, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Réunion, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia and Zimbabwe in the past 10 days

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Netherlands

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Denmark, Falkland Islands, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Romania, Saint Helena, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Denmark, Falkland Islands, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Romania, Saint Helena, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Cyprus, India, Monaco, San Marino, United Arab Emirates, United States and Vatican
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brancaster is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brancaster is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Brancaster is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

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The cheapest way to get from Hook of Holland to Brancaster is to train and fly which costs €130 - €400 and takes 7h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Hook of Holland to Brancaster is to train and fly and taxi. Taking this option will cost €170 - €700 and takes 4h 7m.

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The distance between Hook of Holland and Brancaster is 163 miles.

The best way to get from Hook of Holland to Brancaster without a car is to train which takes 8h and costs €210 - €490.

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It takes approximately 8h to get from Hook of Holland to Brancaster, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Norwich Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Brancaster is 1h behind Hook of Holland. It is currently 12:18 AM in Hook of Holland and 11:18 PM in Brancaster.

KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Norwich Airport.

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There are 278+ hotels available in Brancaster. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Hook of Holland to Brancaster.
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  • Distance: 162.9 miles
  • Duration: 8h

What companies run services between Hook of Holland, Netherlands and Brancaster, England?

You can take a train from Hook of Holland to Brancaster via Schiedam, Schiedam Centrum, Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam Centraal, London St Pancras Eurostar, London Kings Cross, and Kings Lynn in around 8h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £440
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £130
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Norwich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Harwich International to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£17 - £26
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Harwich International to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
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 Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £20
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
£9 - £12
1st Class
£14 - £20
Bus operators
Coach Services
Phone
01842 821509
Email
info@coachservicesltd.co.uk
Website
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from Thetford, Bus Interchange to King's Lynn, College of West Anglia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Coach Services
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Other operators
Taxi from Norwich to Brancaster
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Yellow Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 905 090
Green Frog Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 744 747
Website
greenfrogtaxis.com
Five Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 455 555
Website
5startaxis.com
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 666 333
Website
abctaxisnorwich.co.uk
A2B Taxis Norwich
Phone
+44 1603 552 324
Website
a2btaxisnorwich.co.uk
Wroxham Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 782 925

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