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Overview: Train from Southampton to Amsterdam

distanceDistance287 miles (463 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Southampton to Amsterdam cover the 287 miles (463 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 53 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Amsterdam from Southampton?

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

Can I enter Netherlands from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/24/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Amsterdam from Southampton as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

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

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Southampton from Amsterdam?

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

Last checked on 1/26/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Southampton from Amsterdam.

How far is Southampton to Amsterdam by train?

The distance between Southampton and Amsterdam by train is approximately 287 miles (463 km).

How long is the train between Southampton and Amsterdam?

The train time from Southampton to Amsterdam is on average 7 h 53 min  for the 287 miles (463 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Southampton and Amsterdam by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Southampton to Amsterdam depart from? Which Amsterdam train station do I come into from Southampton?

When taking the train to Amsterdam from Southampton, you can choose to depart from train stations like Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. Your route can end in train stations such as Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Southampton Central   and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the departure train station in Southampton located? Where is the arrival train station in Amsterdam located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (916 m) from the train station to the city center in Amsterdam.

How many train services are there from Southampton to Amsterdam a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Southampton to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Amsterdam
Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton 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 Southampton for your trip to Amsterdam.