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Train Information from Amsterdam to Edinburgh

distanceDistance409 miles (659 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Amsterdam to Edinburgh cover the 409 miles (659 km) long route taking on average 10 h 39 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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Trains from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 26/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Edinburgh from Amsterdam as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Edinburgh is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Amsterdam from Edinburgh restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Edinburgh?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 27/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Amsterdam from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Edinburgh from Amsterdam by train?
You should expect to travel around 409 miles (659 km)  to Edinburgh from Amsterdam by train.
How long does it take from Amsterdam to Edinburgh by train?
On average the Amsterdam to Edinburgh train time is 10 h 39 min  covering the 409 miles (659 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station in Amsterdam goes to Edinburgh? Which train station do I come into Edinburgh from Amsterdam?

When departing from Amsterdam, you have various train station options to start your route from including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers book a train from Amsterdam Centraal   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Amsterdam train station located? Where is the Edinburgh train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Amsterdam Centraal, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Amsterdam.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

How many train services are there to Edinburgh from Amsterdam a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Amsterdam to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Edinburgh
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your journey to Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Connections to/from station
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905