London to Amsterdam coach

Cheap bus tickets from London to Amsterdam

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£60

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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10:00London12h15 23:15Amsterdam
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£601One-way

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Bus times from London to Amsterdam

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12 h 15 m

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12 h 15 m

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1

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357 km

Of the 1 buses that leave London for Amsterdam every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Coach from London to Amsterdam

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
durationAverage coach duration11 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£52 (€58)
frequencyCoach frequency4 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 2 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesEurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, RegioJet, Ouibus or Flixbus

Coaches from London to Amsterdam cover the 221 miles (356 km) long route taking on average 11 h 20 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, RegioJet, Ouibus or Flixbus. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £52, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £32. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).

Coach companies: BlaBlaCar Bus, Student Agency and FlixBus London to Amsterdam

Travel from London to Amsterdam from £32 with Omio’s coach partners BlaBlaCar Bus, Student Agency and FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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BlaBlaCar Bus
Student Agency

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from London to Amsterdam coach information:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 25 min
  • Average Price: £32
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French coach provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.

Coach information from London to Amsterdam with BlaBlaCar Bus:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 45 min
  • Average Price: £41
  • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 3 a day

RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next coach between London and Amsterdam: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Looking to travel by coach between London and Amsterdam? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with Student Agency. Check Omio to see current Student Agency coach timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the London to Amsterdam coach and book Student Agency tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a coach from London to Amsterdam, you can expect to travel 221 miles (356 km) one-way with Student Agency. If you search for coaches between London and Amsterdam in the Omio app, you can check if the Student Agency ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the coach station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach with Student Agency, we do the work for you to get you safely to Amsterdam from London. Book that perfect London to Amsterdam coach now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Student Agency!

    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.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Amsterdam from London

    Take the bus to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Amsterdam.
    FAQs

    Travel between London, United Kingdom and Amsterdam, Netherlands by coach is: Fully open.

    What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from London?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months

    What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

    When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach to Amsterdam from London before travelling.

    The restriction level for your return coach to London, United Kingdom from Amsterdam is: Fully open.

    Is my return coach into London from Amsterdam restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Amsterdam?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

    The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    Last checked on 28/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to London from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.

    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from London to Amsterdam for as low as £32  for the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket from London to Amsterdam is £52  one way.
    The coach distance from London to Amsterdam is around 221 miles (356 km).
    On average the London to Amsterdam coach time is 11 h 20 min  covering the 221 miles (356 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival coach station in Amsterdam, called Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), is located around 2.5 miles (4 km) away from its city centre.

    For the journey from London to Amsterdam you can take a coach with Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, RegioJet, Ouibus or Flixbus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from London to Amsterdam on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 2 direct coaches per day to Amsterdam from London, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with Flixbus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    On average, there are 4 coaches a day from London to Amsterdam. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest coach for this trip departs from London at 05: 30. The last coach leaves from London at 22: 30. Check Omio for the latest coach schedule from London to Amsterdam and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way coach ticket from London to Amsterdam is on average £52 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets between London and Amsterdam available a few months in advance.

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