Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to London

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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 Amsterdam to London will cost around $ 184 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 184.

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Fastest Journey

4 h 14 m


4 h 14 m

Trains per day



357 km

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

These direct trains cover the 357 km distance in an average of 4 h 14 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 14 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 14 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.

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to London

distanceDistance221 miles (356 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$154 (€127)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersEurostar or TGV

Trains from Amsterdam to London cover the 221 miles (356 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 13 min with our travel partners like Eurostar or TGV. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $154 (€127), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $90 (€74). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: Eurostar from Amsterdam to London trains

Travel between Amsterdam and London from $90 (€74) with Omio’s train partners Eurostar! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.


Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your Amsterdam to London train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).

Train information from Amsterdam to London with Eurostar:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 13 min
  • Average Price: $90
  • Eurostar frequency: 1 a day

Eurostar has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Eurostar tickets to London from Amsterdam and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

Trains from Amsterdam to London

Traveling via train from the Netherlands in Europe to the United Kingdom is convenient and more affordable than other options like flying. Catching a train from Amsterdam to London is easy, since there are many trains running every day. On top of that, the 330 mile journey can be completed in about 4 to 5 hours. Due to the nature and the length of the journey, some of the routes could have transfers or stopovers along the way.

Amsterdam to London Train Times: Daily Departures

Departure times vary, but they usually run from about 9:00 a.m. until later in the afternoon. The 1:15 p.m. train is usually the preferred mid-day train.

How long is the journey by train from Amsterdam to London?

A direct train from Amsterdam to London can take around 4 hours 45 minutes, but if there are transfers in Brussels or even France, then the journey can be extended to about 7 hours in total. Planning the trip carefully will provide an idea of how long the trip can take - travelers should be sure to check whether their trip is direct or has stops along the way. 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Amsterdam to London?

Departure train station: With close to 200,000 travelers passing through on a daily basis, Amsterdam Centraal is one of the busiest train stations in the Netherlands. Located in the heart of Northern Randstad, there will be easy access to all forms of transport to and from the station itself. With bus and metro rail services, any traveler can easily commute to central Amsterdam from this point. Inside the station, there are ample shops, eateries and facilities, including wheelchair access facilities for those with limited mobility.

Arrival train station: The train will arrive in London at St Pancras International, which is centrally located on Euston Road. This is the main terminus for Eurostar travel between England and countries like France, Belgium, and the Netherlands. Since it shares a London Underground station with King's Cross railway station, travelers will have no trouble getting to other parts of the city. There is also a car park and access to busses nearby. The station provides a range of shops and restaurants for those who need a bite, as well as toilets with baby-changing facilities and other amenities. St Pancras is also accessible for those with limited mobility.

Which train companies travel from Amsterdam to London?

Eurostar is the main service provider for trains leaving Amsterdam Centraal Station for St Pancras in London. 

Eurostar Amsterdam to London

Depending on the selected itinerary, the first leg of the journey from Amsterdam to London may be serviced by one of the European train operators, like Thalys or NS International. At the point of doing the transfer in Brussels, the passenger will move over to a Eurostar train for the remainder of the trip. However, Eurostar has recently announced that they will be running direct return trips between Amsterdam and London as well. This makes finding the cheapest train from Amsterdam to London more convenient.

Amsterdam to London trains: services onboard

Eurostar trains have sockets and free WiFi at all seats, regardless of what travel class was chosen. There is free onboard entertainment available, as well. Making use of the Business Premier seating means more legroom, comfort, and reclining seats for those who want to take a nap during the journey. There will also be a complimentary three-course meal to look forward to. Because of strict UK entry guidelines, only assistance dogs with a certified pet passport will be allowed to travel on the train. The Eurostar Assist team is also there to help with passengers with limited mobility. It is important to communicate all special needs during the booking process so that the service provider can make the necessary arrangements on the day. 

How do I find cheap tickets from Amsterdam to London?

The best way to find the cheapest train from Amsterdam to London is to book as far in advance as possible. Select flexible travel dates and search for the best deal. On Omio travelers can browse around and go through all the available options.

Travel Tips: Trains from Amsterdam to London

Travel by train to London 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 London.

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Amsterdam to London?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Netherlands?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 1/15/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Amsterdam to London as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from London, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from London to Amsterdam is: Partially open

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

Reentry to Netherlands 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?

What are the requirements?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/13/22. 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 London here.

How much are cheap trains to London from Amsterdam?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Amsterdam to London to cost as little as $90 (€74)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train to London from Amsterdam?

The Amsterdam to London train ticket price is on average $154 (€127)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How far is it from Amsterdam to London by train?

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

How long is the train ride to London from Amsterdam?

On average the Amsterdam to London train travel time is 4 h 13 min  for the 221 miles (356 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Amsterdam and arrival train station in London?

There are a few train stations in Amsterdam to start your journey from including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in London Victoria.

Where do I find the Amsterdam train station to London? Where is the London train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0.6 miles (916 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from this train station to the city center.

What train companies offer a service from Amsterdam to London?

Take the Amsterdam to London train with Eurostar or TGV. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to London from Amsterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any nonstop train services from Amsterdam to London?

Yes, there is 1 direct train per day from Amsterdam to London with Eurostar, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.

How many train services per day are there between Amsterdam and London?

The average number of trains departing Amsterdam for London is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Amsterdam to London? When does the last train depart from Amsterdam to London?

You can take the earliest train from Amsterdam to London at 10: 28 AM   or take the last train from Amsterdam to London leaving at 5: 47 PM. Look for the latest Amsterdam to London train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

How early should I purchase train tickets to London from Amsterdam to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Amsterdam and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $154 (€127) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Amsterdam to London a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 London.
Amenities at station
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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