There are 8 ways to get from Rotterdam to London 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  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International

$85 - $270

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to London Ouibus

$29 - $45

6 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$229 - $257

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 3 min

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

$85 - $123

Fly Rotterdam to London City  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY

$70 - $287

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London City  •  3 h 49 min

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

$74 - $294

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 3 min

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

$97 - $309

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 7 min

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

$66 - $224

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to London is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to London is to fly which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and London is 321 km.

The train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International takes 3 h 29 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam and arriving at London. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at London St. Pancras International. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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

Eurostar operates a train from Rotterdam to London twice daily. Tickets cost $85 - $270 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Rotterdam to London every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 9 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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