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Cheap coach tickets from London to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 23 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from London to Amsterdam is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:3013h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:25Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£681One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
14:0014h35
London
05:35Amsterdam, Arena
£941One-way
1 change
FlixBus
14:0015h00
London
06:00Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£951One-way
1 change
FlixBus
10:0014h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:55Amsterdam, Centraal Station
£951One-way
1 change
FlixBus
20:0011h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:45Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£1151One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLondon to Amsterdam

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 July
FlixBus
08:0012h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
21:10Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
0 changes
FlixBus
08:0015h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:55Amsterdam, Arena
1 change
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:3013h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:25Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
1 change
FlixBus
10:0014h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:55Amsterdam, Centraal Station
1 change
FlixBus
14:0014h35
London
05:35Amsterdam, Arena
1 change
FlixBus
14:0015h00
London
06:00Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
1 change
FlixBus
20:0011h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:45Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
0 changes
FlixBus
21:0015h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
13:00Amsterdam, Arena
1 change
FlixBus
22:0011h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:00Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
0 changes

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Bus times from London to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 23 Jul

Fastest Journey

11 h

Average

13 h 48 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

357 km

Of the 9 buses that leave London for Amsterdam every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
22:0011h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:00Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£1221One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
20:0011h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:45Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£1151One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
08:0012h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
21:10Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£1451One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:3013h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:25Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
£681One-way
1 change
FlixBus
14:0014h35
London
05:35Amsterdam, Arena
£941One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from London to Amsterdam

distanceDistance221 miles
durationAverage coach duration10 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£79 (€90)
frequencyCoach frequency2 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Megabus or Infobus

Coaches from London to Amsterdam cover the 221 miles long route taking on average 10 h with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Megabus or Infobus. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £79, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk).

Coach companies: BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Megabus London to Amsterdam

Buy your official BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Megabus coach tickets to Amsterdam from London from £27 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Coach information from London to Amsterdam with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 10 h
  • Cheapest Price: £27
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

Coaches from London to Amsterdam

Taking the bus from London to Amsterdam is increasingly popular for the cheap prices available when booking well in advance. The journey, on average, is between 10 and 12 hours, and run from Victoria Coach Station several times a day. See below for tips on booking cheap tickets, as well as more information on the journey.

London to Amsterdam Coach Cost

Prices for buses from London to Amsterdam when you book in advance


Booking Period Average Price
Same Day £37.63
1 Day in Advance £31.78
1 Week in Advance £27.59
2 Weeks in Advance £25.92
1 Month in Advance £23.41
3 Months in Advance £20.91


Coaches from London to Amsterdam is one of the most popular routes when it comes to bus travel in Europe. The journey includes the channel ferry crossing between Dover and Calais. Services for this route begin in the morning with several buses leaving throughout the day up until the last departing in the late evening. The full journey time varies between 10 and 12 hours in total depending on traffic.

The table illustrates that the further in advance travelers book their coach tickets, the more they are likely to save on spendings, although bus tickets from London to Amsterdam are on average reasonably affordable right up until the day of travel.

Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Eurostar London Amsterdam trains decrease the further you book in advance. So if you have some time to spare and rather spend your money on the vacation itself save by booking the bus from London to Amsterdam!


  • It is 17% cheaper to book a London to Amsterdam bus a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 31% cheaper to book a bus ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Finally, London to Amsterdam bus costs are 47% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.
 






 

Which Coach Companies go from London to Amsterdam?

National Express serves the majority of services running from London to Amsterdam.

When do the first and last coaches of the day depart?

The first direct bus from London to Amsterdam is at 8am, although buses run from 5am they require passengers to change. The last coach leaving London to Amsterdam is at 11pm and arrives in Amsterdam the next day.

Where to Coaches from London to Amsterdam Depart from?

All coach or bus services to Amsterdam start at London Victoria Coach Station which is found to the south west of central London. Victoria Coach Station can be accessed via the District, Victoria and Circle underground lines to Victoria followed by a five-minute walk to the coach station. Numerous London buses also serve Victoria including night bus services operating throughout the night. Getting to London Victoria from Heathrow will take approximately one hour by tube or train and around 10 minutes from central London.

Where do Coaches from London to Amsterdam arrive?

The beautiful city of Amsterdam is famed for its tall townhouses with their gabled facades, its abundance of canals, laid-back culture and of course the arts. Coach services from London will arrive in Zeeburg P&R coach park at Zuiderzeeweg, which is found to the east of Central Amsterdam. The quickest way to reach the centre of the city is via the express tram 26 to Central Station or via buses 37 or 245. Journey time for the coach station to central Amsterdam is approximately 10-15 minutes by tram and 20 minutes by bus. Tram services stop during the night but bus services remain in use. Taxis are also available 24 hours a day.


Walking Around in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is famous for its vibrant nightlife and cultural diversity, though this magnificent city has a lot more to offer. With canals giving way to quaint cobbled street paths, it's hard not to appreciate travelers' fascination with this city. To immerse yourself in Amsterdam's culture, you need to take a stroll through the city centre. Amsterdam's historic city centre is large and well preserved. Traversing this city centre will allow you to take it in and appreciate its beautiful sights. As you walk through the center of the city, look out for its attractions, such as the bustling Dam Square, the iconic Westerkerk, Begijnhof, and the infamous Red Light District - or simply stroll along the city's many canals. These canals form a unique semi-circle around the city square, and are crossed by several bridges and streets. These historic canals also offer different ways to explore Amsterdam. You can hop onto a canal boat and enjoy the view of the city like never before. Later, head downtown, where you can stop at a local restaurant and indulge in some Dutch delicacies.

Coffee Places in Amsterdam

The Netherlands is one of Europe's biggest coffee hubs, and Amsterdam is a testament to this. Lining its beautiful waterfront streets and on every corner of this cosmopolitan city are coffee shops unlike any you'll find elsewhere on the continent. With a robust coffee culture, this city has some of the best craft and specialty coffees the world has to offer. On that list of best coffee places in Amsterdam, The Coffeevine Bar is on a league of its own. Here, each cup of coffee is slowly brewed by devoted baristas, using a filter-equipped apparatus such as an AeroPress, a Clever, or a V60. There is no espresso machine in sight, and the coffee shop masterfully makes filter-only coffees all day long. Another beautiful coffee shop in Amsterdam is Hutspot, featuring beautiful design features that will have you snapping pictures throughout your visit. With a North African influenced interior design, it is the perfect place to sip a latte macchiato on a calm day. Black Gold, on the other hand, serves specialty high-quality coffee and a dose of inspirational music to boot. The coffee and vinyl shop also sells coffee making equipment and features small in-store art exhibits and concerts, complete with a DJ.

Eating in Amsterdam

From savory to sweet delicacies, Amsterdam offers a variety of mouthwatering culinary options to the hungry traveler. There are endless opportunities for indulging in both ubiquitous Dutch delights and multicultural cuisines. The Dutch have a fascinating culinary culture. As you travel through Amsterdam, expect to find traditional Dutch food alongside different cuisines such as Japan's sushi or Spain's paella. As you explore Amsterdam city, take your taste buds on a gastronomical tour. To truly embrace the local cuisine, nothing beats a traditional Dutch restaurant where visitors can indulge in conventional Dutch food such as Krokets, Rijsttafel, Bitterballen, and Oliebollon. A beloved local delicacy in Amsterdam is the 'Hollandse Nieuwe' (New Dutch herring). This delicacy features raw herring served with raw gherkins and chopped onions. Whether you are a die-hard vegan, a meat-loving foodie or a vegetarian, Amsterdam restaurants will cater to your needs. Meat lovers can look forward to Persian chicken and the Dutch grilled meats served in modern restaurants. If you fancy vegan pastry, be sure to enjoy muffins or coconut macaroons in any Thai, Italian, or Indian restaurants strewn across the city.

Best Time to Visit Amsterdam

With its huge system of canals and waterways, world-famous museums, historical sights, and friendly people, exploring Amsterdam at any time of the year is wonderful. The ideal time for visiting Amsterdam, however, is in the more pleasant months of July, August, and September. During these months, the weather is mild and not too warm to roam around the city, drenched in sweat. It is a perfect time for sightseeing and touring around the city. This is also the season when the city opens itself up to travelers in greater numbers as the parks, beaches, and restaurants are filled with relaxing vacationers. It's an excellent time for long bike rides, and the festival season is in full gear. Here you will enjoy an endless parade of festivals and delightful concerts on canal stages. Spring is also a popular time to visit Amsterdam, mainly because the city becomes a veritable blanket of tulips. These can be seen in dedicated tulip centers, as well as out in the wild in Amsterdam's lush parks, which can be the ideal place to spend a sunny afternoon. Even during the off season (November to mid-December and mid-January to February), Amsterdam isn't short of things to enjoy.

Public Transport in Amsterdam

Amsterdam boasts an extensive public transport network, which is run by the GVB Company. It includes buses, metros, trams, trains and ferries to help you get around the capital. Trams are the ideal means of transport for visitors, since they are relatively cheap and provide an interesting way to tour the city. There are 18 different tram lines, which run daily from 6:00 a.m. until 12:15 a.m., and nearly all of Amsterdam's main attractions and museums have a tram stop right outside. However, you need a public transport chip card or a valid ticket from GVB to be able to travel with the tram. Amsterdam buses are also efficient in reaching the nearby attractions of the city. Night buses are also available and start operating at midnight after the trams have stopped running. Just ensure you have the public transport chip, as you cannot purchase a ticket on the bus with cash. The metro system in Amsterdam can also take you quickly through the city. It has four lines of service, which you can board at either Central station, Amstel station or Sloterdijk station. There are also multiple ferries in the city that provide fast and easy transport to, and from, various points in the city.

FAQs: London to Amsterdam coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London to Amsterdam with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Amsterdam.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from London to Amsterdam can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London to Amsterdam is £79; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to Amsterdam from London is on average 10 h   for the 221 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Amsterdam from London by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London to Amsterdam leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London to Amsterdam leaves at 23: 30.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day from London to Amsterdam with FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
Take the London to Amsterdam coach with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Megabus or Infobus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between London and Amsterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from London, you have various coach station options to start your route from including London, Victoria Coach Station, London, Golders Green Station and Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station. When arriving in Amsterdam, you can end your trip in coach stations like Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Zuid and Amsterdam, Hoogoorddreef (Hotel Courtyard Amsterdam Arena Atlas).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk), located 4.1 miles (6.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from London to Amsterdam is May.
You have options as you can travel from London to Amsterdam 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

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