LONDON TO AMSTERDAM BY TRAIN

Travel from London (United Kingdom) to Amsterdam (Netherlands) by train (358 km): schedule and information to the train connection. Compare fares and buy your ticket.

To travel by train from London in the United Kingdom to Amsterdam in the Netherlands, you can choose between the fast Eurostar train via London and Brussels, a cheaper bus (London to Amsterdam) or the comfortable ferry connection (Rail&Sail) via Harwich and Hoek van Holland.

There are three different travel routes. Have a look on them and decide which one fits best for you.

1 London (United Kingdom) - Brussels (Belgium) - Amsterdam (Netherlands) 2 London (United Kingdom) - Harwich (United Kingdom) - Hoek van Holland (Netherlands) - Amsterdam (Netherlands) 3 London (United Kingdom) - Amsterdam (Netherlands)

358 km

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1 London (United Kingdom) - Brussels (Belgium) - Amsterdam (Netherlands)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
1A Travelling from London (United Kingdom) to Brussels (Belgium)
To travel by train from the United Kingdom to Belgium, the easiest and fastest option is the direct Eurostar train from London to Brussels. As earlier you book, as cheaper the ticket is.
If the Eurostar train is too expensive for you, have a look at a bus connection from London to Brussels.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Eurostar (EST)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
CAL Aberdeen - London / CAL Edinburgh - London / CAL Fort William - London / CAL Glasgow - London / CAL Inverness - London / RIV Penzance - London

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
London - Amsterdam / London - Paris

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Harwich - Hoek van Holland

TRAIN COMPANY
EST Eurostar International

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Amsterdam - London / London - Brussels / London - Bruges / London - Antwerp / London - Ghent / London - Liege / Manchester - Brussels / Glasgow - Brussels / Birmingham - Brussels / Edinburgh - Brussels / Liverpool - Brussels

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from London to Brussels here.
1B Travelling from Brussels (Belgium) to Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Buy your tickets directly from Belgian Railways (SNCB/NMBS) or Dutch Railways (NS) using our buying links. Thalys tickets are also available directly on the Thalys website.

The fastest connections are Thalys trains from Brussels and Antwerpen to Rotterdam and Amsterdam. A cheaper but slightly slower alternative is the hourly IC Brussels service from Brussels via Antwerpen - Rotterdam - Den Haag to Amsterdam.

You will also find regional trains from Antwerpen to Roosendaal and from Liège to Maastricht.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
THALYS (THY) / InterCity Brussels (IC B)

TRAIN COMPANY
SNCB Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Belges / NS Nederlandse Spoorwegen / THALYS Thalys

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Amsterdam - London / Brussels - Amsterdam / Ghent - Amsterdam / Liege - Amsterdam / Antwerp - Amsterdam / Bruges - Amsterdam / Brussels - Rotterdam / Ghent - Rotterdam / Brussels - Utrecht

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn / Interrail Planer App

Buy your ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam here.
2 London (United Kingdom) - Harwich (United Kingdom) - Hoek van Holland (Netherlands) - Amsterdam (Netherlands)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
2A Travelling from London to Harwich (United Kingdom)
There are many different operators in the UK. To get the best (and cheapest) fares, buy advance or off-peak tickets via the given booking links.
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NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
CAL London - Aberdeen / CAL London - Edinburgh / CAL London - Fort William / CAL London - Glasgow / CAL London - Inverness / RIV London - Penzance

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
London - Amsterdam / London - Paris

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Harwich - Hoek van Holland / Holyhead - Dublin / Liverpool - Belfast / Dover - Calais

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Amsterdam - London / London - Birmingham / London - Cambridge / London - Edinburgh / London - Glasgow / London - Leeds / London - Liverpool / London - Manchester / London - Newcastle upon Tyne / London - Nottingham / Birmingham - Manchester

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from London to Harwich here.
2B Travelling from Harwich (United Kingdom) to Hoek van Holland (Netherlands)
To travel by train from the United Kingdom to the Netherlands you have interesting options. The main route by train is from London to Brussels by direct Eurostar train. Then by IC or Thalys train to the Netherlands.
If you want it cheaper, have a look at bus connections from London to the Netherlands.
And finally the Rail&Sail tickets from Stenaline on the route London to the Netherlands (ferry Harwich to Hoek van Holland / Dutchflyer) are a good deal - you can even travel overnight (read our blog).
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Eurostar (EST)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
CAL Aberdeen - London / CAL Edinburgh - London / CAL Fort William - London / CAL Glasgow - London / CAL Inverness - London / RIV Penzance - London

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
London - Amsterdam

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Harwich - Hoek van Holland

TRAIN COMPANY
EST Eurostar International / NS Nederlandse Spoorwegen / STENA Stena Line

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Amsterdam - London / London - Eindhoven / London - Nijmegen / London - Rotterdam / London - The Hague / London - Utrecht / Birmingham - Amsterdam / Birmingham - Amsterdam / Manchester - Amsterdam / Glasgow - Amsterdam

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Harwich to Hoek van Holland here.
2C Travelling from Hoek van Holland to Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Travelling by train inside the Netherlands is very comfortable and easy. You have very frequent connections.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
InterCity (IC) / InterCity Brussels (IC B) / Sprinter (SPR) / THALYS (THY)

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
Amsterdam - London

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Hoek van Holland - Harwich

TRAIN COMPANY
NS Nederlandse Spoorwegen

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Amsterdam - London / Amsterdam - Eindhoven / Amsterdam - Groningen / Amsterdam - Maastricht / Amsterdam - Nijmegen / Amsterdam - Rotterdam / Amsterdam - The Hague / Rotterdam - Utrecht / Utrecht - Eindhoven / Utrecht - Nijmegen / Utrecht - The Hague

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Hoek van Holland to Amsterdam here.
3 London (United Kingdom) - Amsterdam (Netherlands)
3A Travelling from London (United Kingdom) to Amsterdam (Netherlands)
To travel by train from the United Kingdom to the Netherlands you have interesting options. The main route by train is from London to Brussels by direct Eurostar train. Then by IC or Thalys train to the Netherlands.
If you want it cheaper, have a look at bus connections from London to the Netherlands.
And finally the Rail&Sail tickets from Stenaline on the route London to the Netherlands (ferry Harwich to Hoek van Holland / Dutchflyer) are a good deal - you can even travel overnight (read our blog).
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Eurostar (EST)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
CAL Aberdeen - London / CAL Edinburgh - London / CAL Fort William - London / CAL Glasgow - London / CAL Inverness - London / RIV Penzance - London

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
London - Amsterdam

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Harwich - Hoek van Holland

TRAIN COMPANY
EST Eurostar International / NS Nederlandse Spoorwegen / STENA Stena Line

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Amsterdam - London / London - Eindhoven / London - Nijmegen / London - Rotterdam / London - The Hague / London - Utrecht / Birmingham - Amsterdam / Birmingham - Amsterdam / Manchester - Amsterdam / Glasgow - Amsterdam

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from London to Amsterdam here.
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