How to travel from Colchester to Amsterdam

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Travel Information between Colchester and Amsterdam

distanceDistance172 miles (277 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $128 (€115) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet

Travel 172 miles (277 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Amsterdam from Colchester. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Colchester to Amsterdam.

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Travel between Colchester, United Kingdom and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Netherlands?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Amsterdam from Colchester?

Conditions of entry into Netherlands:

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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 6/27/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Colchester to Amsterdam.

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

Am I allowed to reenter Colchester, 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 Colchester from Amsterdam?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers 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 7/6/22. 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 Colchester from Amsterdam here.

There are 4 travel options from Colchester to Amsterdam: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Colchester to Amsterdam is by taking a ferry with an average price of $1 (€1).

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A ferry is $2 (€2) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Colchester to Amsterdam costing on average $2 (€2).

Taking a ferry is about $128 (€115) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $128 (€115) for this route.

A ferry is $2 (€2) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Colchester to Amsterdam costing on average $2 (€2).

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

There are alternative travel options to Amsterdam that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by train can take on average 5 h 16 min.

Amsterdam is approximately 172 miles (277 km) away from Colchester.

The average frequency per day from Colchester to Amsterdam is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Colchester to Amsterdam as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Colchester to Amsterdam:

  • Buses mostly leave from Colchester, East Hill / High Street and tend to arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Trains from Colchester to Amsterdam most often leave from Colchester and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Colchester to Amsterdam:

  • You can travel to Amsterdam from Colchester by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $128 (€115) with easyJet from Colchester to Amsterdam.
Looking to extend your trip from Colchester to Amsterdam? Many Omio customers who go from Colchester to Amsterdam usually extend their vacation 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.

Before traveling from Colchester to Amsterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $128 (€115) one way for this trip.
  • A ferry ticket is costing on average $1 (€1) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $2 (€2) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Colchester to Amsterdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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