Canterbury to Amsterdam by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 7m
  • Distance
    290 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 43m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Canterbury to Amsterdam by train

Fast trains from Canterbury to Amsterdam take around 5 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 290 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Canterbury and Amsterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Canterbury to Amsterdam?

Journeys between Canterbury and Amsterdam usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Canterbury to Amsterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Canterbury to Amsterdam?

The Canterbury to Amsterdam train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Canterbury to Amsterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Canterbury around 05:18 and the last train is around 19:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Canterbury around 06:25, and the last at 22:25.

When to book Canterbury to Amsterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Canterbury to Amsterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Canterbury and Amsterdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Canterbury to Amsterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurostar
  • Intercity
  • Intercités
  • Southeastern
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.