There are 11 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam by plane, train, subway, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 London Gatwick  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam (AMS) LGW - AMS

$49 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 25 min

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

$31 - $42

9 alternative options

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS

$86 - $327

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  4 h 30 min

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

$121 - $356

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS

$99 - $281

Train to London Luton, fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam (AMS) LTN - AMS

$72 - $213

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 13 min

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

$82 - $248

Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station

$110 - $340

Bus, train  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station 025
  2. Take the bus from London to The Hague
  3. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

$41 - $60

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$247 - $284

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$98 - $146

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

British Airways and easyJet fly from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam via London St Pancras International LL and London St. Pancras International in around 5 h 25 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 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 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 Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
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
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.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 - $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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Amsterdam is 373 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 12 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £35 - £150.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Amsterdam, Centraal Station via London St. Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Amsterdam, including transfers.