There are 11 ways to get from Kent to Amsterdam by train, bus, car train, car, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Rotterdam Centraal Tha
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Tha

$115 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 42 min

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

$41 - $62

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus

$55 - $115

Eurotunnel, drive  •  4 h 31 min

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

$294 - $335

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 40 min

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

$87 - $130

Train, train to London City, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Stratford International
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS

$105 - $352

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam (AMS) LGW - AMS

$89 - $271

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to St Pancras International
  3. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
  4. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) LHR - AMS

$134 - $381

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International 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

$91 - $261

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 33 min

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

$112 - $306

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 34 min

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

$100 - $274

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

You can take a train from Kent to Amsterdam via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, and Rotterdam Centraal in around 5 h 37 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 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 Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
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
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$130 - $180
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $120
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $50
Premier
$58 - $64
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Lenham to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Ashford International to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Lenham to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Ashford International to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
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 Lille to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
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 Kent and Amsterdam is 313 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kent to Amsterdam is to bus and train which costs £30 - £50 and takes 10 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Kent to Amsterdam is to Eurotunnel and drive which takes 4 h 31 min and costs £220 - £260.

No, there is no direct train from Kent to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Lenham and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles Midi and Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Kent to Amsterdam, including transfers.