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Train Information from Stansted to Amsterdam

distanceDistance201 miles (324 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£90 (€102)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Stansted to Amsterdam cover the 201 miles (324 km) long route taking on average 4 h 7 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 £90, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £69. Travellers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

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Trains from Stansted to Amsterdam
Travel by train 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 Stansted to Amsterdam.
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Stansted to Amsterdam?

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 01/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Stansted and Amsterdam before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Stansted, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Amsterdam to Stansted is: Partially open

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

Last verified on 01/12/2021. 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 Amsterdam to Stansted train here.

What is the price of the cheapest train to Amsterdam from Stansted?
You can find a cheap train from Stansted to Amsterdam for some dates and times for as low as £69  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Amsterdam from Stansted?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Stansted to Amsterdam train price to come in at an average of £90  one way.
What is the distance by train from Stansted to Amsterdam?
You should expect to travel around 201 miles (324 km)  to Amsterdam from Stansted by train.
What is the average Stansted to Amsterdam train duration?
On average the Stansted to Amsterdam train time is 4 h 7 min  covering the 201 miles (324 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station from Stansted to Amsterdam do I depart from? Which Amsterdam train station from Stansted do I arrive in?

Some of the Stansted train stations to Amsterdam you can start your journey from include Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Amsterdam include Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Stansted Airport   and arriving in Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the departure train station in Stansted located? Where is the arrival train station in Amsterdam located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Stansted Airport, is located 2.7 miles (4.3 km) from the city centre of Stansted.

The most popular arrival train station, Amsterdam Centraal, is located 0.6 miles (916 m) away from the city centre of Amsterdam.

How many train services per day are there to Amsterdam from Stansted?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Stansted to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Amsterdam from Stansted to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket to Amsterdam from Stansted within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £90 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Amsterdam from Stansted are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted 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 Stansted for your journey to Amsterdam.
Amenities at station
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
Public transport options for Stansted Airport
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry