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There are 10 ways to get from London to Eindhoven by train, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Rotterdam Centraal Eil
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal Intercity

140€ - 384€

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Bus and ferry  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London to Eindhoven

16€ - 23€

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h 45m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Eindhoven

200€ - 225€

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 17m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Eindhoven

119€ - 220€

Fly London Stansted to Eindhoven  •  4h 25m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Eindhoven (EIN) STN - EIN

33€ - 134€

Fly London City to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LCY - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven Centraal

83€ - 401€

Fly London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LHR - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven Centraal

66€ - 272€

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LGW - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven Centraal

62€ - 291€

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven Centraal

68€ - 583€

Fly London Heathrow to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LHR - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Eindhoven Centraal

66€ - 291€

London to Eindhoven by train

The train journey time between London and Eindhoven is around 4h 41m and covers a distance of around 615 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 41m. Operated by Eurostar and Dutch Railways (NS), the London to Eindhoven train service departs from London St Pancras Eurostar and arrives in Eindhoven Centraal. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Eindhoven train schedules

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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Eindhoven is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Eindhoven is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Eindhoven is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Eindhoven is to bus and ferry which costs £14 - £20 and takes 8h 25m.

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The fastest way to get from London to Eindhoven is to fly which takes 4h 25m and costs £28 - £120.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Eindhoven. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Eindhoven. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Eindhoven Centraal via Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between London and Eindhoven is 388 km.

The best way to get from London to Eindhoven without a car is to train which takes 4h 45m and costs £120 - £330.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from London to Eindhoven, including transfers.

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London to Eindhoven bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from London station.

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London to Eindhoven train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from London to Eindhoven is to train which takes 4h 45m and costs £120 - £330. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £28 - £120 and takes 4h 25m.

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Map of how to get from London to Eindhoven.
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  • Distance: 388.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 45m

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

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Eindhoven via Rotterdam Centraal in around 4h 45m. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a vehicle from London to Eindhoven twice a week. Tickets cost 16€ - 23€ and the journey takes 8h 25m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 250€
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 130€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 380€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
12€ - 100€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 330€
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 270€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 500€
Train operators
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 22€
1st Class
27€ - 35€
Train from Breda to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 25€
Train from Venlo to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 21€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 21€
1st Class
25€ - 29€
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Eurobahn
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
75€ - 150€
Standard Car - Flexi
130€ - 170€

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Eindhoven Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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London to Eindhoven bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Eindhoven station.

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Eindhoven is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 5:56 PM in London and 6:56 PM in Eindhoven.

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

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