COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Netherlands. Learn More.

There are 9 ways to get from St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3h 55m

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

130€ - 360€

Cheapest option

Fly London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 38m

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

40€ - 158€

7 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 39m

  1. Drive from St Pancras International Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Amsterdam

204€ - 234€

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 54m

  1. Drive from St Pancras International Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Amsterdam

63€ - 141€

Fly London City to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  3h 58m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LCY - AMS

66€ - 253€

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  3h 41m

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

93€ - 598€

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 24m

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

51€ - 117€

Train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 30m

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

56€ - 245€

Subway to London Stansted, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Tottenham Hale station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) STN - AMS

56€ - 154€

United Kingdom → Netherlands
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Show more details
Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), United Kingdom, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay, Aruba, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Saint Martin, Cyprus and Singapore

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
Show more details
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay and Singapore with the exception of Andorra, Aruba, Austria, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sint Maarten, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, San Marino, Canada, Georgia, Tunisia and Iceland

Show less

Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from United Kingdom.

Explore options for future travel

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

Explore travel options

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

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

The social distance requirement in Amsterdam 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: 25 Nov 2020
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs £45 - £110 and takes 4h 24m.

More details

The quickest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam is to fly and train which costs £80 - £550 and takes 3h 41m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St. Pancras Int. and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 52m.

More details

The distance between St Pancras International Station and Amsterdam is 356 km.

The best way to get from St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs £120 - £320.

More details

The train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal takes 3h 52m including transfers and departs twice daily.

More details

St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras Int. station.

More details

The best way to get from St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs £120 - £320. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £55 - £230 and takes 3h 58m.

Mode details

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

Search flights

Amsterdam is 1h ahead of St Pancras International Station. It is currently 3:53 PM in St Pancras International Station and 4:53 PM in Amsterdam.

Map of how to get from St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 356.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between St Pancras International Station, England and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Eurostar operates a train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal twice daily. Tickets cost 130€ - 360€ and the journey takes 3h 52m. Alternatively, British Airways and KLM fly from St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam every 4 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 600€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 260€
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 250€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Flights from London Luton to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from London Stansted to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Train operators
Eurostar
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
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 Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 26€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 26€
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
15€ - 19€
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
15€ - 19€
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
8€ - 22€
Off-Peak Single
13€ - 20€
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
18€ - 27€
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Tottenham Hale station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 50€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
22€ - 28€
Reclining Seat
27€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
5€
2-bed inside cabin
35€ - 50€

Want to know more about travelling around Netherlands

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

St Pancras International Station to Amsterdam train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

More details

British Airways and KLM offer flights from London City Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

Search flights

There are 3626+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details