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Departure Fri, 05 Jul Return Tue, 09 Jul
AMS Amsterdam
LHR London
return from £98
Departure Wed, 10 Jul Return Thu, 11 Jul
AMS Amsterdam
LTN London
return from £48
Departure Wed, 26 Jun Return Tue, 09 Jul
AMS Amsterdam
STN London
return from £76
Departure Wed, 26 Jun Return Tue, 09 Jul
AMS Amsterdam
LGW London
return from £75
Flight route information
Find out further information on Amsterdam and London to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Train
Local, one-way ticket
10%

Trains in London are 10% cheaper than in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam
£2.68
London
£2.5
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
10%

The average meal is 10% more expensive in London than in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam
£13.4
London
£15
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
10%

Taxis are 10% more expensive in London than in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam
£4.42
London
£5
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
3%

Coffee is 3% more expensive in London than in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam
£2.66
London
£2.74
( Amsterdam airports
  • ? Schiphol (AMS)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ? Welschap (EIN)
    How far from city centre: 67 miles
  • ? Rotterdam (RTM)
    How far from city centre: 40 miles
) London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
L Distance: 222 miles

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Useful information for the flight from Amsterdam to London

How long is the flight from Amsterdam to London?

The flight time between Amsterdam and London is approximately one hour, and the flight path passes directly over the North Sea. Times and miles travelled vary slightly, depending on which London airport you are flying to.

What documentation do I need to fly to London from Amsterdam?

Passengers travelling on city breaks from Amsterdam to London will need a passport or ID card to clear border control upon arrival. Those from a country within the EEA and Switzerland can use either a passport or national identity card. A passport is required for all additional nationalities.

Is there a time change from Amsterdam to London?

There is a one-hour time difference between the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. The time in London is one hour behind Amsterdam. As this is the same as the flight duration, you will land in London at the same time you depart on your direct flight from Amsterdam.

Which airlines fly from Amsterdam to London

You can book a cheap flight from Amsterdam to London with multiple airlines, including:

  • British Airways, the flagship operator of the United Kingdom
  • Easyjet, a large budget European carrier
  • KLM, the national airline of the Netherlands
  • Vueling, a Spanish-based low-cost airline
  • Flybe, a regional airline based in the United Kingdom

How to find cheap flights from Amsterdam to London

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When are the best times to fly from Amsterdam to London

  • May is considered one of the best times for holidaying in London. Spring weather has arrived and the parks are in full bloom. London is rarely hot in May, and the temperatures are ideal for walking along the glorious banks of the River Thames and catching a show in the glitzy West End.
  • Come September, the prime tourist season has abated, but London still enjoys long days and warm temperatures. This is an excellent time to visit the capital before the nights grow longer and the winter season arrives. September also welcomes a host of events, including London Fashion Week and the annual Open House London event, where well-regarded architectural venues open their doors to the public.
  • In December, London is adorned with festive decorations in the lead-up to the Christmas holidays. Hyde Park is transformed into a winter wonderland, and the south bank of the River Thames is lined with German-inspired Christmas stalls. There are also festive events held across the city, including parties, concerts, and special festive film screenings.

Airports in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is served by one main airport, Schiphol, for both domestic and international flights.

Useful information about Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

Schiphol Airport is located about 9km south-west of the city centre.

How to get to the airport:

  • By car: the airport is served by the A4 and the A9 motorways
  • By train: regular services connect the airport with Amsterdam's Central Station
  • By bus: the N97 night bus connects passengers with the airport when the train is not in service, for early morning departures

Services: shopping areas with duty-free outlets and boutiques, disability access, business facilities, library, branch of the Rijksmuseum, numerous bars, cafes, and restaurants

Airports in London

Most trips to London will land at Gatwick or Heathrow, depending on which airline you book with.

Useful information about Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow Airport is the largest in the country, located 23km west of the city.

How to get from the airport to the city:

  • By car: Major motorways serving the airport include the M25, M4 and A4
  • By train: Heathrow Express connects the airport to Paddington Station in central London
  • By underground: Piccadilly Line has thee stations at Heathrow Airport: T2&3, T4, and T5

Services: free Wi-Fi, various major-label and souvenir shops, wide range of restaurants and cafes, concierge services, lounges, shower facilities

Useful information about Gatwick Airport

London Gatwick Airport is the city's second airport, located 47km south of the city, near Crawley.

How to get from the airport to the city:

  • By car: M23 connects London Gatwick with several other major motorways across the city
  • By train: Railway station located in the South Terminal, with regular services to London
  • By bus: National Express operate buses from the airport to London's Victoria Station, where you can connect to the underground for onward travel

Services: 90 minutes free Wi-Fi, many food and drink outlets, shopping facilities and services, luggage services, lounges and premium clubrooms

What to do and visit in London

  • Explore the royal parks: Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, St James's Park, and Regent's Park
  • Catch a show in the West End's theatre district
  • Visit incomparable museums including the Tate Modern, British Museum, National Gallery, and Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Drink a cocktail in trendy Soho
  • Shop at Brixton's vintage markets and stores
  • See the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace
  • Explore the hip Camden Market
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Reviews: 5
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Jude
Date 2019-06-10 Age Over 70 City Mountnessing, Brentwood, Essex

Could be cleaner Long queues to get a drink/food

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Bangu
Date 2018-12-26 Age 31-50 City Romania

no

5.0 /5
Ben
Date 2018-12-23 Age Under 30 City Colchester

Great.

3.0 /5
Ruth
Date 2017-09-03 Age 51-70 City London

Bad unacceptable car queues approaching drop off

5.0 /5
angel
Date 2017-08-05 Age 51-70 City england

Very convenient

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3.8 /5
Reviews: 6
3.0 /5
DJ
Date 2019-05-01 Age 51-70 City UK

Involves a lot of walking!

4.0 /5
RG
Date 2019-03-16 Age 51-70 City UK

Baggage delivery on arrival is very slow

5.0 /5
Sergio
Date 2018-05-29 Age 31-50 City Françe

Fantastic

1.0 /5
Tsambatsi
Date 2018-04-19 Age 31-50 City U.K.

Not pleased at all

5.0 /5
Ademola
Date 2018-03-25 Age 51-70 City Nigeria

Excellent

5.0 /5
chris
Date 2018-02-08 Age 31-50 City london

very good and easy access

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3.0 /5
Reviews: 1
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Gettingthereslowly
Date 2018-03-22 Age 51-70 City Wanstead London

Think city airport it more organised

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2.3 /5
Reviews: 3
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Romeo
Date 2018-12-04 Age 31-50 City British

Construction on going not the best airport to be

3.0 /5
John
Date 2018-02-09 Age 31-50 City Hampshire

Flown from Luton before, good enough airport but understandably cramped at the moment with the ongoing building works

1.0 /5
Cliff
Date 2017-07-26 Age 31-50 City New York

Luton airport SUCKS!!!!!

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4.6 /5
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Flybe Onetime

Clean; friendly staff; small airport.

5.0 /5
Saleh
Date 2019-02-03 Age 31-50 City Dutch

Nice

5.0 /5
Kay
Date 2019-01-18 Age 51-70 City London

It is a quick and brisk airport and I do love City Airport

5.0 /5
Gabriel
Date 2019-01-02 Age 51-70 City Romania

No comment

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Nobody
Date 2018-12-20 Age 51-70 City Nowhere

Very convenient. For once security was not too long

5.0 /5
Japande
Date 2018-04-20 Age 31-50 City London

Very pleasant airport.

3.0 /5
Claire
Date 2018-02-20 Age 31-50 City London

Not a lot of places to eat and very expensive

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Global educator
Date 2018-01-15 Age 51-70 City London

Quick, friendly, convenient

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Linda
Date 2017-11-12 Age 51-70 City Hertford

Really convenient

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Reviews: 1
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Rory
Date 2017-08-14 Age Under 30 City South Africa

Don't know as I missed my flight and then had my second flight canceled without anyone telling me!

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