You can get from London to Amsterdam by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Amsterdam on Aug 3 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||221 miles (356 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||€56 - €65|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • €56 • 1 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • €56 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||British Airways, BlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar|
Travel 221 miles (356 km) by flight, coach or train from London to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as €56. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are British Airways, BlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from London to Amsterdam.
Frequent coaches, trains, and flights allow travellers to hop between these two cities, covering the route in as little as 1 hour or as long as 10 hours. Amsterdam is not short on attractions and is one of the most popular destinations in Europe, some of the top attractions are the Museum Quarter and the Canal District.
Train: The train journey between London and Amsterdam is provided by Eurostar, which runs high speed trains that depart St. Pancras International station every two hours. All trains arrive at Amsterdam Central and require switching trains at Brussels - Midi. Travel time ranges from 4 hours and 30 minutes to nearly 6 hours.
Bus: International coaches run by Flixbus, National Express, and OuiBus travel between these two cities virtually every hour. This is a direct trip that lasts 10 hours on average. Buses leave from Victoria Coach Station and arrive at either Duivendrecht or Sloterdijk.
Flight: easyJet, Vueling, British Airways, FlyBe, KLM, Iberia, and CityJet operate non-stop flights between these two European capitals. Flight time is 1 hour and there are usually a couple of flights available every hour. Departure airports include Heathrow, Stansted, Gatwick, Luton, and London City, and the arrival airport is Schiphol.
International travel from London, United Kingdom to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Restricted.
Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 7/28/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from London to Amsterdam.
The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Netherlands is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:
You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 7/30/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel to Amsterdam from London. You can take a flight, coach or train.
The distance between London and Amsterdam is around 221 miles (356 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Amsterdam:
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Yes, there are direct routes from London to Amsterdam with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Amsterdam tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.
When planning your trip to Amsterdam from London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Amsterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Amsterdam. Tickets for a flight cost on average €56.
This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:
A flight is generally €2 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average €58 from London to Amsterdam.
A flight journey is usually €9 less than a journey to Amsterdam by train, which costs on average €65 for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel to Amsterdam from London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 14 h 5 min.
In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by train can take on average 4 h 7 min.
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