There are 11 ways to get from Luton to Amsterdam by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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 24 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal Int. trein

$103 - $331

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Bus  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 757 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus / ...

$32 - $67

9 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 53 min

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

$250 - $290

Drive, carferry  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Luton to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

$104 - $156

Fly from London Luton  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Amsterdam (AMS) LTN - AMS

$44 - $169

Bus to London Heathrow, fly  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) LHR - AMS

$74 - $273

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam (AMS) LCY - AMS

$86 - $309

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 16 min

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

$73 - $217

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS

$81 - $252

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 32 min

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

$82 - $233

Train, train to Norwich, fly  •  6 h 7 min

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

$167 - $438

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Luton station to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Luton to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via London St. Pancras Int.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

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The distance between Luton and Amsterdam is 229 miles.

The best way to get from Luton to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Luton to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Luton to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station).

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Luton to Amsterdam train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton station.

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The best way to get from Luton to Amsterdam is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 39 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from London Luton Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Luton to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk station.

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Map of how to get from Luton to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 229 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Luton to Amsterdam via London St Pancras International LL and London St. Pancras Int. in around 5 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luton to Amsterdam via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and London in around 13 h 39 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
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 Gatwick to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
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 - $360
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 - $75
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
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
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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.

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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
11 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

Amsterdam is 1 h ahead of Luton. It is currently 7:37 PM in Luton and 8:37 PM in Amsterdam.

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

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Vueling Airlines and easyJet offer flights from London Luton Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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There are 2563+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Luton to London Luton Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs .

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