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Travel Information from London to Leiden

distanceDistance202 miles (325 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$46 - $319
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $46 (€40) • 11 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $103 (€89) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or Eurostar

Travel 202 miles (325 km) by bus, flight or train from London to Leiden. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $46 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, easyJet or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Leiden.

FAQs: Travel from London to Leiden

FAQs: Travel to Leiden 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 London to Leiden.

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Leiden, Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Leiden from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Leiden, Netherlands from London?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 5/17/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Leiden from London closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Leiden, Netherlands?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Leiden?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in London, 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 5/25/23. 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 London from Leiden here.

There are 3 ways to get from London to Leiden: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from London to Leiden is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $46 (€40) compared to other travel options to Leiden:

A bus is generally $56 (€49) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $103 (€89) from London to Leiden.

A bus is $273 (€237) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from London to Leiden costing on average $319 (€277).

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

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Leiden by train can take on average 4 h 59 min.

The distance from London to Leiden is approximately 202 miles (325 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Leiden:

  • Most travelers board their train from London Victoria and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

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

  • You can go to Leiden from London by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $46 (€40) with Flixbus from London to Leiden on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from London to Leiden with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for $103 (€89) with easyJet from London to Leiden.
  • You can travel by train to Leiden from London with Eurostar, and you can find Eurostar London to Leiden tickets for $319 (€277) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from London to Leiden don't make Leiden their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Leiden are Amsterdam, Brussels or The Hague, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Leiden to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from London to Leiden, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $46 (€40) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $103 (€89) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $319 (€277) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Leiden online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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