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Train Information between Amsterdam and Stansted

distanceDistance201 miles (324 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price£108 (€123)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Amsterdam to Stansted cover the 201 miles (324 km) long route taking on average 5 h 24 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £108, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £87. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Stansted Airport.

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Trains from Amsterdam to Stansted
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Stansted, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Stansted, 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 Stansted, 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 18/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Stansted from Amsterdam as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Netherlands from Stansted, United Kingdom?

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

Is my return train into Amsterdam from Stansted 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 Stansted?

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 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Amsterdam from Stansted closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Stansted cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Amsterdam and Stansted to cost as little as £87  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Stansted from Amsterdam?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Amsterdam to Stansted train prices are on average £108  one way.
What is the distance by train from Amsterdam to Stansted?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Amsterdam and Stansted via train to be approximately 201 miles (324 km).
How many hours does it take from Amsterdam to Stansted by train?
On average the train from Amsterdam to Stansted duration is 5 h 24 min  for the 201 miles (324 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Amsterdam to Stansted train leave from? Which Stansted train station do I come into from Amsterdam?

When taking the train to Stansted from Amsterdam, you can choose to depart from train stations like Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Your route can end in train stations such as Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Where is the train station in Amsterdam? Where is the train station in Stansted?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Amsterdam Centraal, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Amsterdam. The most popular arrival train station in Stansted, called Stansted Airport, is located around 2 mile (s) / 4 km away from its city centre.

How many train services are there from Amsterdam to Stansted a day?
The average number of trains departing Amsterdam for Stansted is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Amsterdam to Stansted? When is the last train from Amsterdam to Stansted?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Amsterdam at 11: 45. The last train leaves from Amsterdam at 20: 25. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Amsterdam to Stansted and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Amsterdam to Stansted train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a train to Stansted from Amsterdam to cost on average £108 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Amsterdam to Stansted train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Stansted
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 Stansted.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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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