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Travel Information to Amsterdam from Dover

distanceDistance175 miles (282 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £71 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet

Travel 175 miles (282 km) by flight to Amsterdam from Dover. EasyJet is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Dover to Amsterdam.

How to Travel from Dover to Amsterdam

There are several options when choosing the route from Dover to Amsterdam and the route selected may depend largely on budget and whether reaching the destination speedily is of importance. Dover, famed for its iconic white cliffs, also boasts a range of other attractions. Visit Dover Castle, one of the most significant Medieval fortresses in the U.K. Or basque in the sunshine at St. Margaret's Bay Beach. Amsterdam is renowned for its coffee shops and alternative culture. Nonetheless, this vibrant city is also home to The House of Anne Frank and the Van Gogh Museums.

Train:Southeastern Trains offer three, daily routes from Dover, Priory Station to Amsterdam Centraal Station. The route involves three changes and the duration of the journey is approximately seven hours, however, the journey length may vary slightly depending on the time of travel.

Bus: National Express provide five, direct routes from Dover Eastern Docks to Amsterdam Docks. The first coach of the day leaves the docks terminal at 20:50 p.m and the final departure is at 22:45 p.m. The duration of the journey is approximately nine hours.

Flight: easyJet and British Airways offer multiple, daily routes from London Gatwick Airport, Dover's closest airport, to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The service is direct and the duration of the flight is approximately one hour and thirty minutes.

Travelling from Dover to Amsterdam: Travel Tips

  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Dover to Amsterdam? The cheapest way to reach Amsterdam from Dover is by bus.
  • What is the fastest way to travel from Dover to Amsterdam? The fastest journey from Dover to Amsterdam is by air.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dover to Amsterdam

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Dover, United Kingdom currently allowed?

International travel from Dover, United Kingdom to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from United Kingdom?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Amsterdam if travelling from Dover?

Conditions of entry:

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

What measures do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Dover to Amsterdam.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to United Kingdom from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

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

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

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

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

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Dover, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 26/05/2022. 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 Dover from Amsterdam here.

How do I travel to Amsterdam from Dover?

Travel Dover to Amsterdam by flight.

What is the fastest way from Dover to Amsterdam?

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

How many miles from Dover to Amsterdam would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 175 miles (282 km) from Dover to Amsterdam.

What are the departure and arrival points in Dover and in Amsterdam?

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

    Which travel companies can get me from Dover to Amsterdam?

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

    • Travel with easyJet for flights to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Dover to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for £71.

    Where else should I travel to after my journey to Amsterdam from Dover ends?

    Looking to extend your trip from Dover to Amsterdam? Many Omio customers who go from Dover to Amsterdam usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, London or Brussels. If you're looking to explore Paris, London or Brussels from Amsterdam, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    How early should I buy Dover to Amsterdam tickets online to score the best deals?

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

    • Plane tickets are costing on average £71 one way.

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

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