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Travel Information between London and Leiden

distanceDistance202 miles (325 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$35 - $77
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $35 (€30) • 9 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $46 (€40) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Eurostar

Travel 202 miles (325 km) by train, bus or flight between London and Leiden. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from London to Leiden.

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from London to Leiden

How to get from London to Leiden by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from London to Leiden is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

London, Victoria Coach Station
08:20PMDen Haag, Centraal Station
0 transfers
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:20PMDen Haag, Centraal Station
0 transfers
London St Pancras International (STP)
12:10PMLeiden Centraal
1 transfer
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London St Pancras International (STP)
05:10PMLeiden Centraal
1 transfer
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:10AMDen Haag, Centraal Station
0 transfers
London, Stratford City Bus Station
03:00PMDen Haag, Centraal Station
1 transfer
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:50PMDelft, P+R Nijverheidsplein
1 transfer

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Find the best journey between London and Leiden with Omio's travel partners FlixBus, KLM and British Airways! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Eurostar is a high-speed train company operating in Europe, connecting the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Germany including trains between London and Leiden. It offers a range of services, including Eurostar e320, Eurostar e300, and Eurostar International. The Eurostar e320 is the fastest service, travelling at up to 320 km/h, while the Eurostar e300 is slightly slower, travelling at up to 300 km/h. Both services offer comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power sockets. Eurostar International is a slower service, travelling at up to 160 km/h, but it offers a more luxurious experience with larger seats and more onboard facilities. Eurostar offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, Standard Premier, and Business Premier. Standard tickets are the most affordable, while Business Premier tickets offer the most luxurious experience. The most popular routes for Eurostar are London to Paris, London to Brussels, and London to Amsterdam. All of these routes offer a fast and convenient way to travel between the UK and mainland Europe.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

        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.

        There are 3 travel options between London and Leiden. You can take a train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to get from London to Leiden is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $35 (€30) compared to other travel options to Leiden:

        A bus is $12 (€10) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $46 (€40) from London to Leiden.

        Taking a bus costs $42 (€37) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $77 (€67).

        The quickest way to travel to Leiden from London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Getting to Leiden by bus takes 9 h 50 min on average.

        Train takes on average 3 h 16 min.

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

        The average frequency per day from London to Leiden is:

        • Around 6 trains per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between London and Leiden as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

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

        • Most travelers take a bus from London, Victoria Coach Station to Leiden Centraal.
        • Most travelers board their train from London Waterloo and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

        The following travel companies offer services from London to Leiden:

        • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus to go to Leiden by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus London to Leiden tickets on Omio for $35 (€30).
        • Travel with easyJet, British Airways, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), BA Euroflyer or KLM for flights to Leiden. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet London to Leiden tickets on Omio for $46 (€40).
        • Eurostar can get you to Leiden by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Eurostar from London to Leiden for $77 (€67) on Omio.

        Yes, there are direct routes from London to Leiden with the following travel companies:

        • You can travel directly by bus with FlixBus.
        • You can take a direct flight with easyJet, British Airways or KLM.
        • You can book a direct train with.

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

        Looking to extend your trip from London to Leiden? Many Omio customers who go from London to Leiden usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Paris, Brussels, The Hague or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Amsterdam, Paris, Brussels, The Hague or Berlin from Leiden, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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