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There are 12 ways to get from London to Giethoorn by train, bus, 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  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Steenwijk Intercity

$111 - $315

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  15h 4m

  1. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leeuwarden 804
  3. Take the train from Leeuwarden to Steenwijk

$39 - $62

10 alternative options

Train, bus  •  15h 12m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Canterbury East
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury to The Hague
  3. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Steenwijk

$70 - $109

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 15m

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

$255 - $302

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 33m

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

$111 - $170

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  6h 17m

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

$97 - $335

Fly London City to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 25m

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

$88 - $317

Fly London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 28m

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

$111 - $329

Fly London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LGW - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk

$80 - $247

Train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LTN - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk

$73 - $212

Fly London Stansted to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) STN - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk

$89 - $257

Train to Southend, fly to Groningen, train  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Groningen (GRQ) SEN - GRQ
  3. Take the train from Groningen to Meppel

$79 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Giethoorn is to bus and train which costs £29 - £50 and takes 15h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Giethoorn is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £190 - £240 and takes 6h 15m.

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The distance between London and Giethoorn is 278 miles.

The best way to get from London to Giethoorn without a car is to train which takes 6h 53m and costs £85 - £250.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from London to Giethoorn, including transfers.

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

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Giethoorn is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 7:24 AM in London and 8:24 AM in Giethoorn.

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

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There are 350+ hotels available in Giethoorn. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21m and costs £3 - £4.

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Map of how to get from London to Giethoorn.
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  • Distance: 278.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 53m

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

You can take a train from London to Giethoorn via Rotterdam Centraal, Steenwijk, and Steenwijk, Station in around 6h 53m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from London Stansted to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Southend to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
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 Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
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 Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Leeuwarden to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Meppel
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
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
29m
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
20m
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
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Canterbury to The Hague
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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