The cheapest buses from London to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$56

Average

$81

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Amsterdam will cost around $ 81 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.

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06:30PMLondon12h00 07:30AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk
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$561One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:30PMLondon12h00 11:30AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk
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$941One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:30PMLondon13h30 01:00PMAmsterdam, Arena
1 changes
$941One-way

Timetable London to Amsterdam

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06:30PMLondon12h00 07:30AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk
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10:30PMLondon12h00 11:30AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk
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10:30PMLondon13h30 01:00PMAmsterdam, Arena
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Sep 23
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Fri
Sep 24
$188Eurostar
$56Flixbus
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Sat
Sep 25
$133Eurostar
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Sep 26
$204Eurostar
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Sep 27
$167Eurostar
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Sep 28
$104Eurostar
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Sep 29
$97Eurostar
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Sep 30
$130Eurostar
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Fri
Oct 1
$87Eurostar
$60Flixbus
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Oct 2
$223Eurostar
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Oct 3
$135Eurostar
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Oct 4
$124Eurostar
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Oct 5
$105Eurostar
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Oct 6
$77Eurostar
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Oct 7
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$78British Airways
Fri
Oct 8
$140Eurostar
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Oct 9
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Oct 10
$123Eurostar
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Oct 11
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Oct 12
$97Eurostar
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The fastest buses from London to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

12 h

Average

12 h 30 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

357 km

Of the 3 buses that leave London for Amsterdam every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 357 km distance in an average of 12 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 12 h .

The slowest buses will take 13 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
06:30PMLondon12h00 07:30AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk
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$561One-way
Fastest
10:30PMLondon12h00 11:30AMAmsterdam, Sloterdijk
1 changes
$941One-way
2nd Fastest
10:30PMLondon13h30 01:00PMAmsterdam, Arena
1 changes
$941One-way

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Bus Information between London and Amsterdam

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$49 (€39)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersEurolines France, Ouibus, Flixbus or National Express

Buses from London to Amsterdam cover the 221 miles (356 km) long journey taking on average 12 h with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Ouibus, Flixbus or National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $41 (€33), but the average price of bus tickets is $49 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.

Bus companies

National Express and FlixBus buses between London and Amsterdam

National Express and FlixBus buses will get you from London to Amsterdam from $41 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express
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Taking the bus with National Express is a great way to travel from London to Amsterdam! National Express is the UK’s leading bus company with hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country at affordable prices. As an official travel partner of National Express, Omio shows you the best deals for National Express bus tickets from London to Amsterdam, so you can book the cheapest, fastest or earliest ticket. Simply choose the best times and tickets available for the London to Amsterdam route on Omio. You can expect to travel around 221 miles (356 km) from London to Amsterdam on a National Express bus.

All National Express buses have air conditioning and free WiFi access as well as onboard entertainment. Most buses have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select from three ticket options for the London to Amsterdam bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on canceling or changing your bus ticket easily, we recommend booking the Fully Flexible Fare option.

National Express' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between London and Amsterdam are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses from London to Amsterdam

Travelers can choose from around 8 buses from London to Amsterdam each day, including weekends. Buses mainly leave in the morning or evening but there are afternoon departures on some days. On average, the journey between the two cities takes just over 11 hours.

Which bus companies travel from London to Amsterdam?

Eurolines, Ouibus and Flixbus all cover this popular route. Eurolines is the most prolific service provider with about half of each day's departures. However, Ouibus and Flixbus are sometimes faster for those who would like to shave up to an hour from their total journey time.

How long is the bus from London to Amsterdam?

Direct buses to Amsterdam from London generally complete the trip in about 11 hours. Some buses may have changes en route. For example, those traveling with Ouibus may need to change at either Lille or Paris and should expect the journey to take a little longer.

How many buses are there from London to Amsterdam?

There are around 60 direct buses traveling to Amsterdam from London each week. These average around 8 or 9 per day. Buses generally depart at one to two hour intervals in the morning and evening although some days also have one afternoon departure. The first bus leaves just before 8:00 a.m. and the last evening bus departs anywhere from 8:30 to 8:45 p.m.

What is/are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Amsterdam?

Departure bus station:All buses to Amsterdam from London depart from Victoria Coach Station. This central London station is just a two or three minute walk from Victoria Rail Station and close to several bus stops. Travelers can also reach the station easily by underground. Several lines serve the station including the Victoria line, District, and Circle lines.

Arrival bus station:Buses to Amsterdam from London often terminate at Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station, close to Centraal Station. The central location makes it easy for travelers to reach any part of the city by bus, tram, or metro. Those traveling with Eurolines will disembark at Duivendrecht Station on the outskirts of the city. From there, the local hopper train service offers fast links to the city center.

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

Travel by bus between London, United Kingdom and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Amsterdam from London restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from London?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from London to Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Amsterdam to London 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 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 safety rules to follow in London, 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 checked on 9/22/21. 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 bus to London from Amsterdam here.

How much do cheap bus tickets to Amsterdam from London cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Amsterdam buses for as little as $41 (€33)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket from London to Amsterdam?
The bus price from London to Amsterdam is on average $49 (€39)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from London to Amsterdam by bus?
You should expect to travel around 221 miles (356 km)  to Amsterdam from London by bus.
How many hours is the bus time to Amsterdam from London?
On average the London to Amsterdam bus travel time is 12 h  for the 221 miles (356 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from London to Amsterdam depart from? Which Amsterdam bus station do I come into from London?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.

Where is the bus station in London? Where is the bus station in Amsterdam?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and need to travel approximately 2 mile (s) / 3 km from the bus station to the city center in Amsterdam.

Which bus providers should I travel with from London to Amsterdam?
When taking a bus from London to Amsterdam, you can count on Eurolines France, Ouibus, Flixbus or National Express for the best way to get you to Amsterdam. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Amsterdam from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from London to Amsterdam? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from London to Amsterdam at 4: 30 PM. The last bus from London to Amsterdam that you can take departs at 10: 45 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from London to Amsterdam schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets between London and Amsterdam for the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Amsterdam is on average $49 (€39) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets to Amsterdam from London available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Amsterdam
London
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London Liverpool Street Stn
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City