There are 13 ways to get from Kent 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 via Brussel-Zuid/Midi  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys / ...

$124 - $247

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus

$35 - $49

11 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Lenham to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein

$117 - $338

Train, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 800 / ...

$55 - $122

Eurotunnel, drive  •  4 h 31 min

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

$284 - $325

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 55 min

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

$85 - $130

Train, train to London City, fly  •  4 h 50 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

$103 - $334

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 37 min

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

$119 - $340

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 36 min

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

$86 - $251

Train, bus to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford, also for Westfield to London Stansted Airport
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS

$88 - $262

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 31 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

$94 - $247

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 41 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

$96 - $252

Train, train to Norwich, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Norwich
  3. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Amsterdam (AMS) NWI - AMS

$178 - $455

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kent to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £27 - £40 and takes 12 h 9 min.

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

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The distance between Kent and Amsterdam is 196 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Kent to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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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. and Brussel-Zuid/Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Kent to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 195.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

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, and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 5 h 34 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Kent to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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 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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 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 20 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
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$90 - $110
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $50
Premier
$56 - $61
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Lenham to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Lenham to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Train from Ashford International to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Ashford International to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stratford, also for Westfield to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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