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Train  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil

€145 - €371

Cheapest option

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 26m

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

€58 - €207

8 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  12h

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
  2. Take the car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland
  3. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Haarlem

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 54m

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

€211 - €247

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 16m

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

€154 - €1390

Fly London City to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  4h 2m

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

€79 - €287

Fly London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 6m

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

€62 - €218

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  3h 46m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  2. Take the train from Den Haag Laan v NOI to Haarlem

€205 - €362

Train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 37m

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

€68 - €225

Train to Birmingham, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BHX - AMS

€87 - €350

London to Haarlem by train

The train journey time between London and Haarlem is around 4h 31m and covers a distance of around 599 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 31m. Operated by Eurostar and Dutch Railways (NS), the London to Haarlem train service departs from London St Pancras Eurostar and arrives in Haarlem. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 31m
Fastest train time:
4h 31m
Train distance:
599 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€145
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
11:04
Last train departs at:
11:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Haarlem train schedules

United Kingdom → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Curaçao, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Health declaration required
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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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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

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

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

The social distance requirement in Haarlem is 1.5 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from London to Haarlem is to fly, which costs £50 - £190 and takes 4h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Haarlem is to fly and train which costs £170 - £310 and takes 3h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Haarlem. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Haarlem via Amsterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 31m.

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The distance between London and Haarlem is 341 km.

The best way to get from London to Haarlem without a car is to train which takes 4h 31m and costs £120 - £320.

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It takes approximately 4h 31m to get from London to Haarlem, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London to Haarlem is to train which takes 4h 31m and costs £120 - £320. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £50 - £190 and takes 4h 6m.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Haarlem is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 11:11 PM in London and 12:11 AM in Haarlem.

Map of how to get from London to Haarlem.
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  • Distance: 340.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 31m

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

Eurostar operates a train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal 5 times a week. Tickets cost €130 - €360 and the journey takes 4h 7m. Alternatively, KLM and British Airways fly from London Paddington to Haarlem every 4 hours.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €290
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €140
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €290
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €190
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€30 - €40
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€16 - €20
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 Schiedam Centrum to Haarlem
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €25
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€18 - €25
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Haarlem
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €18
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€12 - €18
Train from Den Haag Laan v NOI to Haarlem
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€15 - €22
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€154
Website
Eurotunnel
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €23
Off-Peak Single
€14 - €21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€19 - €28
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€9 - €13
Anytime Day Single
€45 - €55
Ferry operators
Stena Line
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
€95 - €1300
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€95 - €1300
Standard Car - Flexi
€150 - €190

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London to Haarlem train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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