There are 13 ways to get from London to Amsterdam by train, bus, rideshare, car, car train, 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  •  3 h 41 min

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

$90 - $310

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 30 min

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

$19 - $55

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Rideshare  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Amsterdam 223.6 miles

$30 - $65

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 23 min

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

$240 - $277

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 43 min

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

$96 - $145

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  3 h 31 min

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

$83 - $308

Fly London City to Amsterdam  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS

$70 - $287

Fly London Heathrow to Amsterdam  •  3 h 47 min

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

$93 - $299

Fly London Gatwick to Amsterdam  •  4 h 6 min

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

$62 - $217

Train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 12 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

$58 - $185

Fly London Stansted to Amsterdam  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS

$71 - $227

Train to Southend, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 27 min

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

$64 - $207

Train to Norwich, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 2 min

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

$149 - $408

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £15 - £40 and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Amsterdam is to fly and train which costs £60 - £240 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between London and Amsterdam is 223 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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

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

Eurostar operates a train from London to Amsterdam twice daily. Tickets cost $90 - $310 and the journey takes 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from London to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week.

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 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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
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 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
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.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 - $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 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
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 - $70
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 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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