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Departure Tue, 06 Oct Return Sat, 10 Oct
LON London
AMS Amsterdam
return from £50
Departure Mon, 12 Oct Return Fri, 23 Oct
LON London
AMS Amsterdam
return from £42
Flight route information
The capital city of Netherlands, Amsterdam is a picturesque European city with a modern cosmopolitan culture.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.09 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.93 GBP
Last checked on 21 September 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
5%

Trains are 5% more expensive in Amsterdam than in London.

London
£2.8
Amsterdam
£2.93
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
2%

A meal in Amsterdam is 2% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Amsterdam
£14.67
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
53%

Taxis are 53% more expensive in Amsterdam than in London.

London
£3
Amsterdam
£4.58
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
3%

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

London
£2.98
Amsterdam
£3.07
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
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
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
K Distance: 222 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London is one of the most diverse and current cities in the world. The city is popular for its historical and cultural attractions, Tower of London, Royal Albert Hall, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, and museums and palaces. This capital city is a renowned centre of business and finance as well as culture and it is home to a wide variety of unique architectural buildings.

This metropolis hosts several captivating events and festivals every now and then. London has five major airports serving the city and its surrounding areas. The airports serve several major airlines, which operate both domestic and international flights. Flights to Amsterdam from London depart from any of the airports.

Getting to London airport

There are regular London to Amsterdam flights, leaving from Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, London City and Luton Airports. The journey takes about 75 minutes, depending on the departure airport and airline. Getting to London airports from the city is simple. The city is well-connected with an impressive public transport system.

Passengers flying from Stansted, Gatwick or Luton can opt for the National Express coach for easy transportation. If you are flying from London City, you can opt for a DLR train from central London. London Heathrow has regular train services - Heathrow Express and Heathrow Connect - which run from the city to the airport.

Arriving to Amsterdam

The picturesque city of Amsterdam is one of the largest cities in the Netherlands. The city is the financial and cultural centre of the country. Amsterdam features several historical and cultural attractions, which draw tourist from all over the world. The vibrant city is packed with scenic canals, cafes, art galleries and museums. It has a pulsating nightlife that will make you want to stay longer.

Amsterdam has long had a reputation for being one of the most favourite destinations in Europe. The charming city offers many things to do and see. Although, the city is now filled with several streets, parking spaces and buildings, it also benefits from plenty of canals and harbours.

How to get to the city centre

All flights from London to Amsterdam land at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, which is the major international airport serving the city and one of the largest in Europe. It is located in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer, about 9km southwest of Amsterdam. The city has an excellent transport network system, thus, getting to the city from the airport is very easy.

Upon your arrival, you can opt for a direct train from the airport to Amsterdam Central Station. The train is the most convenient and fastest mode of transport to the city centre. Airport shuttles and taxis are also available for transfers to the city centre or wherever your destination.

Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Amsterdam

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from London to Amsterdam?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Netherlands may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much, on average, are flights from London to Amsterdam?
The average price to go from London to Amsterdam is 69.89 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Amsterdam at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 42€ for the route London - Amsterdam. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Amsterdam expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Amsterdam costs an average of 4.57 GBP, 52% more expensive than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 4% more in Amsterdam: 2.92 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 14.62 GBP in Amsterdam, 3% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 3% more expensive in Amsterdam, with an average of 3.06 GBP , while in London the coffee costs 2.98 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Amsterdam?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from London to Amsterdam are July, August and May.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Amsterdam?
The best time of the year to go to Amsterdam when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1 month to fly to  Amsterdam from London in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by June and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, March and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Amsterdam.
How long does the flight take to go from London to Amsterdam?
The total flight time between London and Amsterdam is of around 01:16 hours on average, considering an average distance of 366 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).

Schiphol - Latest customer reviews

3.8 /5
Reviews: 4
4.0 /5
DLC
Date 2019-09-02 Age 51-70 City UK

VERY expensive. More comfortable seating in waiting areas would have been good but generally pleasant

4.0 /5
Carry
Date 2019-07-21 Age Over 70 City The Netherlands

all went well and very quick

5.0 /5
Pen
Date 2019-06-27 Age 51-70 City Uk

Stay in departures as long as possible nothing avail at gate

2.0 /5
Dave
Date 2018-03-29 Age 51-70 City UK

Old plane cramped seating.

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