How to get to London from Amsterdam

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Travel Information from Amsterdam to London

distanceDistance221 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£69 - £27
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £27 • 9 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £69 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Stena Line, easyJet or Eurostar

Take a train, coach or flight to travel 221 miles to London from Amsterdam. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Stena Line, easyJet or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, ferry, flight or train from Amsterdam to London.

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from Amsterdam to London

How to get to London from Amsterdam by train, bus, flight or ferry.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Amsterdam to London is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
00:4010h45
Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
10:25London
£761One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
FlixBus
00:4010h45
Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
10:25London
£761One-way
0 changes
Fastest
KLM Cityhopper
09:301h00
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
09:30London City Airport (LCY)
£5271One-way
0 changes
Other options
Eurostar
09:255h32
Amsterdam Centraal
13:57London St Pancras International (STP)
£2461One-way
2 changes
Eurostar
09:457h12
Amsterdam Centraal
15:57London St Pancras International (STP)
£2461One-way
3 changes
FlixBus
21:1514h10
Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
10:25London
£781One-way
1 change
FlixBus
21:4013h45
Amsterdam, Arena
10:25London
£801One-way
1 change
FlixBus
10:1012h45
Amsterdam, Arena
21:55London
£911One-way
1 change
easyJet
08:451h15
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
09:00London Luton Airport (LTN)
£1261One-way
0 changes
easyJet
07:001h15
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
07:15London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£1241One-way
0 changes
easyJet
18:101h10
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
18:20London Luton Airport (LTN)
£1291One-way
0 changes

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How to Travel from Amsterdam to London

The journey between these two cities is a popular route with both business travellers and tourists, meaning there are regular journeys by train, plane and bus throughout the day. The most frequent routes are by plane and this is also the quickest method of travel, even when journeys to and from the airports and security checks are included. The slowest and least frequent method of travel is by bus.

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What is the best way to travel from Amsterdam to London

Cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to London


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Providing you Book far enough in advanced, the cheapest way to travel between Amsterdam and London is by bus. There are around 7 daily services provided by National Express; they do, however, take up to 10 hours and can involve a change. Flying is the most consistently cheap way to travel from Amsterdam to London with either British Airways, Vueling or easyJet.


Fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to London


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The fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to London is by taking a flight, even factoring in the time getting to and from the airports.There are in excess of 50 direct flights between the two cities, seven days a week. All flights leave from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and terminate at the major London airports, including London Southend. The main providers are KLM, British Airways, Air France, and Easyjet along with some Far East and American airlines. The journey time is approximately 4 hours.


Most popular way to travel from Amsterdam to London


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Most travellers going from London to Amsterdam who book with Omio choose to travel either by train or flight. Eurostar trains depart from Amsterdam Centraal Station and arrive at the London St Pancras Eurostar Terminal. There are up to ten departures a day on two possible routes, both with a total journey time of around 6 hours. Some departures involve one connection at Bruxelles-Midi with a connection time of about 2 hours. Other departures have connections at both Rotterdam Centraal and Bruxelles-Midi but with shorter waiting times.


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All travel companies: All Airlines, Train and Coach Companies from Amsterdam to London

Travel to London from Amsterdam on SWISS, Eurowings and BlaBlaCar Bus travel with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

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 Amsterdam to London travel, 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).

    BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French travel provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.

      Swiss is Switzerland’s leading airline and offers Economy and Business ticket fares for your next travel from Amsterdam to London.

        FAQs: Amsterdam to London

        FAQs: Travel 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.
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        You can get to London from Amsterdam 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel between Amsterdam and London is a coach with an average price of £27.

        This is compared to other travel options from Amsterdam to London:

        Taking a coach costs less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of.

        A coach is £43 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to London costing on average £69.

        A coach is £80 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Amsterdam to London costing on average £107.

        The fastest way to get to London from Amsterdam is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

        Other travel options to London take longer:

        Coach takes 9 h 45 min on average.

        Train takes 4 h 2 min on average.

        You should expect to travel around 221 miles from Amsterdam to London.

        The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to London is:

        • 2 coaches a day.
        • Around 1 train per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Amsterdam and London as scheduled services by train, coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to London:

        • Most travellers take a coach from Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk) to London, Victoria Coach Station.
        • Most travellers who purchase a plane ticket from Amsterdam to London depart from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to London Gatwick Airport.
        • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Amsterdam to London depart from Amsterdam Centraal to London Waterloo.

        The following travel companies offer services from Amsterdam to London:

        • BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Megabus or Infobus can take you to London by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Amsterdam to London for £27.
        • EasyJet, British Airways, KLM, BA Euroflyer, Flybe, KLM Cityhopper, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Iberia Express, Eurowings, Lufthansa, SWISS, Air France, Norwegian Air or Lufthansa Cityline (2) can get you to London by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Amsterdam to London for £69 on Omio.
        • Eurostar, NS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, BSB or PKP Intercity can get you to London by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Eurostar from Amsterdam to London for £107 on Omio.

        Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to London with the following travel companies:

        • You can check for a direct coach to London with FlixBus with 2 direct coaches per day.
        • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to London with Eurostar or Eurostar.

        Direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

        Many of our customers travelling from Amsterdam to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Edinburgh, Manchester or Brussels, either of which you could add to your Amsterdam and London trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
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