Amsterdam to Edinburgh train

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Edinburgh

distanceDistance409 miles (659 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEurostar

Trains from Amsterdam to Edinburgh cover the 409 miles (659 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 34 min with our travel partners like Eurostar. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: Eurostar from Amsterdam to Edinburgh trains

Travel on Eurostar trains from Amsterdam to Edinburgh at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Eurostar

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in continental Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel between Amsterdam and Edinburgh in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from Amsterdam to Edinburgh, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

Train information from Amsterdam to Edinburgh with Eurostar:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 34 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Amsterdam to Edinburgh

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
FAQs

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Edinburgh from Amsterdam as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Edinburgh to Amsterdam is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 11/17/22. 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 train to Amsterdam from Edinburgh here.

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Edinburgh from Amsterdam by train to be approximately 409 miles (659 km).
The Amsterdam to Edinburgh train duration is on average 12 h 34 min, which is to be expected when traveling 409 miles (659 km) to Edinburgh from Amsterdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Amsterdam to start your journey from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel. In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Amsterdam to Edinburgh, you can rely on Eurostar to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Amsterdam to Edinburgh journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Amsterdam to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Amsterdam to Edinburgh at 1: 08 PM   or take the last train from Amsterdam to Edinburgh leaving at 6: 47 PM. Look for the latest Amsterdam to Edinburgh train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports in Amsterdam and Edinburgh

Amsterdam
Edinburgh
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your trip to Edinburgh.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+31 302357822
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Public transit options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet

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