Leiden to London train

Cheap train tickets from Leiden to London

Showing times and prices for 28 Jun

Cheapest

£120

Average

£172

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.

Eurostar
14:15Leiden4h42 18:57London
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£1201One-way
Eurostar
16:15Leiden4h42 20:57London
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£1761One-way
Eurostar
11:15Leiden4h46 16:01London
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£2211One-way

Train schedule Leiden to London

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Eurostar
11:15Leiden4h46 16:01London
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Eurostar
14:15Leiden4h42 18:57London
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Eurostar
16:15Leiden4h42 20:57London
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Fastest train times from Leiden to London

Showing times and prices for 28 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 42 m

Average

4 h 43 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

325 km

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

Eurostar
16:15Leiden4h42 20:57London
0 changes
£1761One-way
Eurostar
14:15Leiden4h42 18:57London
0 changes
£1201One-way
Eurostar
11:15Leiden4h46 16:01London
0 changes
£2211One-way

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Overview: Train from Leiden to London

distanceDistance202 miles (325 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£171 (€189)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEurostar

Trains from Leiden to London cover the 202 miles (325 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 42 min with our travel partners like Eurostar. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £171, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £120. Travellers depart most frequently from Leiden Centraal and arrive in London Victoria.

Train providers: Eurostar trains Leiden to London

For as little as £120 you can travel by train between Leiden and London with Eurostar. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Eurostar

Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your Leiden to London train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).

  • Average Price: £120


Eurostar trains from Leiden to London

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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 Leiden 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 Leiden 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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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 Leiden to London.

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FAQs

Travel between Leiden, Netherlands and London, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Leiden?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 26/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Leiden and London before travelling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from London to Leiden is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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 Leiden, Netherlands?

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

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

Last verified on 27/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your London to Leiden train here.

You can find a cheap train from Leiden to London for some dates and times for as low as £120  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Leiden to London train price to come in at an average of £171  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to London from Leiden via train to be approximately 202 miles (325 km).
On average the Leiden to London train time is 4 h 42 min  covering the 202 miles (325 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When departing from Leiden, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium. When arriving in London, you can end your journey in train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers book a train from Leiden Centraal   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Leiden Centraal and travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city centre in London.

If you're looking for trains from Leiden to London, you can rely on Eurostar to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Leiden to London journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Leiden for London is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning trains from Leiden to London, the first train leaves at 11: 14. If you prefer late night trains from Leiden to London, the last train of the day leaves at 16: 15. Omio shows you the latest train from Leiden to London timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you book a train ticket to London from Leiden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £171 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Leiden and London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Leiden Centraal is the most popular Leiden 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 Leiden for your journey to London.

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