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There are 6 ways to get from Norwich to Amsterdam by plane, train, car ferry, bus, car or car train

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Fly  •  2h 36m

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) NWI - AMS

78€ - 916€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16h 5m

  1. Take the bus from NORWICH Bus Station to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N814 / ...

27€ - 50€

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Train  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil

186€ - 442€

Train, car ferry  •  11h 48m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Manningtree
  2. Take the car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland
  3. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Amsterdam Centraal

90€ - 121€

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 13m

  1. Drive from Norwich to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

100€ - 153€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 55m

  1. Drive from Norwich to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Amsterdam

228€ - 267€

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Netherlands

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Last updated: July 9 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Amsterdam is to bus which costs £24 - £45 and takes 16h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Amsterdam is to fly which costs £70 - £850 and takes 2h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norwich station to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from NORWICH Bus Station and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Norwich to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Norwich and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Liverpool Street station and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 52m.

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The distance between Norwich and Amsterdam is 245 km.

The best way to get from Norwich to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 6h 52m and costs £160 - £400.

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It takes approximately 2h 36m to get from Norwich to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Norwich to Amsterdam bus services, operated by National Express, depart from NORWICH Bus Station.

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Norwich to Amsterdam train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Norwich station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 2h 36m and costs £70 - £850. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £160 - £400 and takes 6h 52m, you could also bus, which costs £24 - £45 and takes 16h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Norwich to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 244.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 36m

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

KLM flies from Norwich to Amsterdam 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Norwich to Amsterdam via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 6h 52m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Train operators
Greater Anglia
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
London Overground
Train from Norwich to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
London Overground
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
130€ - 360€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 360€
Standard
130€ - 170€
Standard Premier
180€ - 240€
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 Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 28€
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
146€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
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 NORWICH Bus Station to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 - Victoria Coach Station to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Norwich Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Norwich to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam is 1h ahead of Norwich. It is currently 9:08 PM in Norwich and 10:08 PM in Amsterdam.

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

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KLM offers flights from Norwich Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 2697+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Norwich Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £3.

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