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

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipswich to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...

$29 - $69

10 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland
  2. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$77 - $93

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 4 min

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

$254 - $296

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 23 min

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

$108 - $160

Train to Norwich, fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Amsterdam (AMS) NWI - AMS

$120 - $382

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 39 min

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

$98 - $340

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS

$69 - $248

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) LHR - AMS

$127 - $362

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam (AMS) LGW - AMS

$93 - $265

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam (AMS) LTN - AMS

$92 - $246

Train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Amsterdam (AMS) SEN - AMS

$77 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £22 - £55 and takes 13 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Amsterdam is to train and fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs £90 - £290.

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The distance between Ipswich and Amsterdam is 257 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Ipswich to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 25 min.

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

You can take a train from Ipswich to Amsterdam via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St. Pancras Int. in around 6 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipswich to Amsterdam via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 13 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Southend to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
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
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Norwich
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Schiedam Centrum to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
ns.nl
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiedam Centrum to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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