There are 10 ways to get from London to Den Helder by train, 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.

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Train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Helder Intercity

$107 - $326

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Train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 3 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
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Den Helder

$70 - $206

8 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 18 min

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

$250 - $292

Drive, carferry  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Den Helder

$106 - $160

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  5 h 39 min

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

$96 - $332

Fly London City to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Den Helder

$82 - $308

Fly London Heathrow to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) LHR - AMS
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Den Helder

$105 - $320

Fly London Gatwick to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam (AMS) LGW - AMS
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Den Helder

$74 - $238

Fly London Stansted to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Den Helder

$83 - $248

Train to Southend, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 5 min

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

$76 - $228

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from London to Den Helder. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras Int. and arriving at Den Helder via Amsterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between London and Den Helder is 231 miles.

The best way to get from London to Den Helder without a car is to train which takes 5 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from London to Den Helder, including transfers.

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London to Den Helder train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras Int. station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Den Helder is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 2:34 PM in London and 3:34 PM in Den Helder.

London to Den Helder train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Den Helder station.

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British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Den Helder.
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  • Distance: 231.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between London, England and Den Helder, Netherlands?

You can take a train from London to Den Helder via Amsterdam Centraal in around 5 h 17 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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
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 8 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
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
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
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Helder
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Den Helder
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
Every 3 hours
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
Ferry operators

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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