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Train Information between Amsterdam and London

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price£167 (€186)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesEurostar or TGV

Trains from Amsterdam to London cover the 221 miles (356 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 14 min with our travel partners like Eurostar or TGV. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £95, but the average price of train tickets is £167. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in London Victoria.


Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing route with Eurostar from Amsterdam to London. As an official travel partner of Eurostar, Omio shows you Eurostar train timetables for the Amsterdam to London train and Eurostar prices starting as low as £95 for this route. Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects Europe to the United Kingdom through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the “Chunnel, ” with routes linking London to Paris, Brussels, Lille and Amsterdam amongst others. Eurostar trains reach speeds up to 200 mph, so you can travel 221 miles (356 km) quickly underwater through the Chunnel between Amsterdam and London.

When booking your Eurostar train between Amsterdam and London, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served). If you’re looking to add to your travel experience, book a Eurostar train from Amsterdam to London on Omio today!

When you buy your Eurostar train tickets from Amsterdam to London don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

Trains from Amsterdam to London

Trains run from Amsterdam to London on a regular daily basis, throughout the week and also at weekends. The quickest journey time is 4 hours 42 minutes, and passengers need to make one change at Brussels Midi Railway Station. Amsterdam is approximately 333 miles from London, so these journey times mean travelling by train is one of the speediest and most relaxing solutions for any passenger.

Which train companies travel from Amsterdam to London?

The first leg of any train journey from Amsterdam to London is operated by European train companies, such as Thalys and NS International IC Brussel. All journeys require one change at Brussels Midi Station or Paris Gare du Nord, at which point passengers transfer to the Eurostar service.

How long is the train from Amsterdam to London?

The quickest train journeys from Amsterdam to London take 4 hours 42 minutes, which includes 44 minutes at Brussels Midi while waiting for the Eurostar service to depart. However, average journey times tend to take from five to six hours. Booking trains leaving Amsterdam after 7:00 p.m. will mean a long wait at Brussels Midi or Paris Gare du Nord for the first Eurostar of the day.

How many trains are there from Amsterdam to London?

The average number of trains between Amsterdam and London on weekdays is 14, and these depart roughly every hour until around 9:00 p.m. Only about seven trains depart for London on Saturdays, however the service tends to be fully operational on Sundays.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Amsterdam to London?

Departure train station: Trains to London leave from Amsterdam Centraal Railway Station. This station features all the amenities required by modern travellers, including 24-hour lockers and luggage storage, a large shopping centre open from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. daily, and cycle storage. The railway station is served by good public transport links, such as trams, buses, and ferries to Amsterdam North. Amsterdam Centraal is an accessible rail station and offers essential services for passengers with mobility problems.

Arrival train station: St Pancras Railway Station  first opened in 1868 and is renowned for its elegant, arched roof which is a London landmark. All Eurostar passengers arriving at St Pancras need to go through border control and security checks. Once these are completed, passengers can enter the main concourse of the station which offers a variety of retail outlets, bars, restaurants, and all other typical amenities.

Eurostar trains from Amsterdam to London


The Eurostar is a high-speed railway company operating in Europe since 1994. It travels at 186mph under the English Channel to cities on the continent—whether you’re going to Brussels, Amsterdam or Rotterdam. The train is Europe’s solution to fly less; over 11 million Europeans chose to take the train to London from Paris instead of flying in 2019.

The check-in time for Eurostar to London train is around 30 minutes. This means you can arrive in plenty of time to pick up a coffee at the Gare du Nord station in Paris or St Pancras Station in London. Eurostar trains are kitted out with an onboard bistro, toilets, air conditioning and Wi-Fi to make the train journey from Amsterdam to London more comfortable.

With three fare classes to choose from—Standard, Standard Premier and Business Premier—you can pick which is best for you; It’s easy to book cheap Eurostar return tickets in advance by travelling mid-week. You can choose to travel in comfort in Business Premier when taking the Amsterdam to London train, get served a hot meal and drinks throughout the crossing with newspapers and access to the Ashford Departure Lounge in London.

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Eurostar Trains from Amsterdam to London

The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.

When planning trips to Eurostar destinations, consider checking back for offers on Eurostar tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Amsterdam to London.

Travel Tips

Trains from Amsterdam to London
Travel by train to London 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 Amsterdam to London.
What are the travel restrictions for London, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Amsterdam, Netherlands by train?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and London, 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:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, 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 20/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Amsterdam and London as this information can change.

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

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

Is my return train into Amsterdam from London 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 London?

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
  • 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 19/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Amsterdam from London closer to your date of departure here.

What is the price of the cheapest train to London from Amsterdam?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Amsterdam to London to cost as little as £95  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Amsterdam to London on average?
The Amsterdam to London train ticket price is on average £167  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance by train from Amsterdam to London?
The Amsterdam to London train distance is approximately 221 miles (356 km).
How long is the train journey to London from Amsterdam?
The Amsterdam to London train duration is on average 4 h 14 min, which is to be expected when travelling 221 miles (356 km) to London from Amsterdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Amsterdam to London do I depart from? Which London train station from Amsterdam do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Amsterdam, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. When you arrive in London, your train can arrive in train stations including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Amsterdam Centraal   to London Victoria.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

Which train companies should I travel with from Amsterdam to London?
When taking a train from Amsterdam to London, you can count on Eurostar or TGV for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Amsterdam to London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Amsterdam to London?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Amsterdam to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Amsterdam to London? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Amsterdam to London leaves at 11: 15. The last train departing from Amsterdam to London leaves at 13: 15. You can find the latest Amsterdam to London train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Amsterdam to London for the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Amsterdam to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £167 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Amsterdam to London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam Centraal

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Amsterdam Sloterdijk