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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 23 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:50Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h20 18:10London Heathrow Airport
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£1701One-way
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13:47Amsterdam Centraal4h14 17:01London St Pancras International
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£1611One-way
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12:10Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h20 12:30London Heathrow Airport
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£1701One-way
07:10Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h10 07:20London City Airport
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£1871One-way
10:40Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h05 10:45London City Airport
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£2181One-way

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Wed
22 Sep
£280Eurostar
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£51easyJet
Thu
23 Sep
£161Eurostar
£58Flixbus
£70easyJet
Fri
24 Sep
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£57easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£129Eurostar
£31Flixbus
£63easyJet
Sun
26 Sep
£121Eurostar
£52Flixbus
£50easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£151Eurostar
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£50easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£129Eurostar
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£50easyJet
Wed
29 Sep
£89Eurostar
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£50easyJet
Thu
30 Sep
£70Eurostar
£49Flixbus
£50easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£112Eurostar
£39Flixbus
£50easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
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£35Flixbus
£41easyJet
Sun
3 Oct
£89Eurostar
£39Flixbus
£36easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£89Eurostar
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£41easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£58Eurostar
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£41easyJet
Wed
6 Oct
£75Eurostar
£42BlaBlaCar Bus
£38easyJet
Thu
7 Oct
£89Eurostar
£31Flixbus
£38easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£132Eurostar
£35Flixbus
£27easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
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£35Flixbus
£38easyJet
Sun
10 Oct
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£38easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£89Eurostar
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£38easyJet
Tue
12 Oct
£70Eurostar
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£38easyJet

Travel Information from Amsterdam to London

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£31 - £89
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • • 12 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, Flixbus or Eurostar

Travel 221 miles (356 km) by flight, coach or train between Amsterdam and London. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this journey, with tickets costing about. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet, Flixbus or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Amsterdam to London.

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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.

Trains from Amsterdam to London |
Buses from Amsterdam to London |
Flights from Amsterdam to London




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

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to London, United Kingdom from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Amsterdam?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 21/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Amsterdam and London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Amsterdam, Netherlands from London, United Kingdom due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Netherlands from United Kingdom?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Netherlands from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Netherlands:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Netherlands?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 19/09/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Amsterdam from London.

What are my travel options from Amsterdam to London?

There are 3 travel options from Amsterdam to London: flight, coach or train.

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

The cheapest way from Amsterdam to London is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around compared to other travel options to London:

A coach journey is usually £19 less than a journey to London by plane, which costs on average £50 for the same trip.

A coach is £58 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Amsterdam to London costing on average £89.

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

The quickest way to travel from Amsterdam to London is by travel, which takes on average NaN h NaN min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to London by flight can take on average 1 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to London by coach can take on average 12 h 40 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 10 min   on average.

How far is it from Amsterdam to London?

You should expect to travel around 221 miles (356 km) from Amsterdam to London.

How many services a day are there between Amsterdam and London?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to London is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Amsterdam to London?

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

  • Flights most often depart from Amsterdam at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in London at London Heathrow Airport.
  • Coaches mostly depart from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Amsterdam at Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in London at London Victoria.
Which travel operators can get me from Amsterdam to London?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to London:

  • You can travel from Amsterdam to London by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £50 with easyJet from Amsterdam to London.
  • You can travel between Amsterdam and London by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £31 with Flixbus from Amsterdam to London.
  • You can travel by train to London from Amsterdam with Eurostar, and you can find Eurostar Amsterdam to London tickets for £89 on Omio.
Can I travel directly to London from Amsterdam?

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

  • You can find around direct flights per day and book this direct flight with KLM.
  • You can travel directly by train with Eurostar with 1 direct train per day.

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 to London from Amsterdam.

Where should I go next after I travel to London from Amsterdam?
Omio customers who travel from Amsterdam to London often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Brussels or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book my Amsterdam to London ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £50 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £31 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £89 one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
London
Amsterdam City Centre
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Amsterdam Sloterdijk
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