There are 13 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Amsterdam by train, bus, car, car train, 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  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station

$95 - $320

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 52 min

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

$22 - $32

11 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 30 min

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

$32 - $50

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$245 - $281

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$97 - $145

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  3 h 43 min

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

$86 - $337

Tube to London City, fly to Amsterdam  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS

$74 - $304

Fly London Heathrow to Amsterdam  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) LHR - AMS

$97 - $319

Tube to London Stansted, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 18 min

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

$74 - $243

Train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam (AMS) LTN - AMS

$53 - $198

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam (AMS) LGW - AMS

$62 - $215

Train to Southend, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Amsterdam (AMS) SEN - AMS

$68 - $224

Train to Norwich, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 29 min

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

$153 - $430

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Eurostar operates a train from King's Cross Station to Amsterdam twice daily. Tickets cost $95 - $320 and the journey takes 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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
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
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
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 Luton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Southend to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
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 London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
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
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
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
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
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 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
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $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
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Bus from London to The Hague
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between King's Cross Station and Amsterdam is 356 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £16 - £24 and takes 10 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Amsterdam is to fly and train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs £60 - £260.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Amsterdam, Centraal Station. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

The train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station takes 3 h 41 min including transfers and departs twice daily.