How to travel from Leicester to Amsterdam

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Travel Information from Leicester to Amsterdam

distanceDistance253 miles (408 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $4 (€4) • 5 h 43 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $64 (€59) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or British Airways

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 253 miles (408 km) to Amsterdam from Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or British Airways among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Leicester to Amsterdam.

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Travel between Leicester, 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 Leicester?

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 7/28/22. 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 Leicester to Amsterdam.

Return travel to Leicester, United Kingdom from Netherlands is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Netherlands?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Netherlands?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Leicester, United Kingdom was last verified on 8/7/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Leicester from Amsterdam.

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

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Amsterdam is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $4 (€4) compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A train is generally $82 (€76) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $87 (€80) from Leicester to Amsterdam.

A train is $60 (€55) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Leicester to Amsterdam costing on average $64 (€59).

The fastest way from Leicester to Amsterdam is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 13 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 43 min.

Amsterdam is approximately 253 miles (408 km) away from Leicester.

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Amsterdam is:

  • 3 buses a day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Leicester 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 when traveling from Leicester to Amsterdam:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station to Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Most travelers board their train from Leicester and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leicester to Amsterdam, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Amsterdam by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Leicester to Amsterdam for $87 (€80) on Omio.
  • British Airways can take you to Amsterdam by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for British Airways from Leicester to Amsterdam for $64 (€59).

Yes, there are direct services available from Leicester to Amsterdam with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with.
  • You can travel directly by plane with KLM.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Amsterdam as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Leicester to Amsterdam.

Looking to extend your trip from Leicester to Amsterdam? Many Omio customers who go from Leicester 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 Leicester to Amsterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $87 (€80) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $64 (€59) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $4 (€4) one way.

But we recommend booking Leicester 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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