How to get from Leeds to Amsterdam

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

Fly from Leeds Bradford  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Amsterdam (AMS) LBA - AMS

$62 - $300

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 10 min

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

$37 - $76

6 alternative options

Train to Manchester, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAN - AMS

$70 - $256

Train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Doncaster
  2. Fly from Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) to Amsterdam (AMS) DSA - AMS

$73 - $348

Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station

$129 - $370

Train, car ferry  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Hull
  2. Take the car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Tha

$176 - $360

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 18 min

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

$285 - $340

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 22 min

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

$137 - $203

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

KLM and Jet2.com fly from Leeds to Amsterdam 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leeds to Amsterdam via London Kings Cross and London St. Pancras International in around 6 h 48 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.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
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
Bus operators
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$200
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$267
Standard Car
$134
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
poferries.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Amsterdam is 458 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £28 - £60 and takes 15 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4 h 3 min and costs £45 - £230.

No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Amsterdam, Centraal Station via London St. Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 48 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Leeds to Amsterdam, including transfers.