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from Amsterdam to London

You can get from Amsterdam to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to London on 29 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:45Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h10 10:55London Luton Airport
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£881One-way
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10:45Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h10 10:55London Luton Airport
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09:45Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h10 09:55London Luton Airport
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07:25Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h05 07:30London Stansted Airport
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16:00Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h20 16:20London Gatwick Airport
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Travel Information from Amsterdam to London

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£67 - £99
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £67 • 11 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £82 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Eurostar

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 221 miles (356 km) between Amsterdam and London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £67. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Amsterdam to London.

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.


Travel Tips: Travel from Amsterdam to London

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to London, United Kingdom?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and London, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Netherlands enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to London from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in London, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 26/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Amsterdam to London.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Amsterdam, Netherlands from London, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Amsterdam, Netherlands from London, United Kingdom?

Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Amsterdam from London?

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months

Which rules do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Amsterdam from London here.

How do I travel to London from Amsterdam?

There are 3 ways to get from Amsterdam to London: coach, flight or train.

How do I get from Amsterdam to London the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to London, which costs on average £67.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A coach is about £15 less than a flight, which costs on average £82 for this journey.

A coach is generally £32 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £99 from Amsterdam to London.

What is the fastest way to get to London from Amsterdam?

The fastest way from Amsterdam to London is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options between Amsterdam and London can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 11 h 35 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 10 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Amsterdam to London would I travel?

The distance from Amsterdam to London is approximately 221 miles (356 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Amsterdam to London?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to London is:

  • 3 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Amsterdam to London:

  • Flights mostly leave from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and tend to arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Amsterdam Centraal and tend to arrive in London Victoria.

Which travel operators can get me from Amsterdam to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus for coaches to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus Amsterdam to London tickets on Omio for £67.
  • EasyJet can get you to London by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Amsterdam to London for £82 on Omio.
  • Travel with Eurostar for trains to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurostar Amsterdam to London tickets on Omio for £99.

Can I travel directly between Amsterdam and London?

Yes, there are direct services available to London from Amsterdam with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus.
  • You can take a direct flight with easyJet, British Airways, KLM, KLM Cityhopper or BA Cityflyer with direct flights per day.
  • You'll find 3 direct trains per day with Eurostar.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Amsterdam to London.

Where should I go next after I travel between Amsterdam and London?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to London often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Brussels or Edinburgh. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and London itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between London and any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket to London from Amsterdam online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to London from Amsterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £67 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £82 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £99 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to London from Amsterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.