Gatwick Airport to Amsterdam by train

  • First train
    04:20
  • Last train
    16:06
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 5m
  • Distance
    374 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 47m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Amsterdam by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Amsterdam take around 5 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 374 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Amsterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Amsterdam?

Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Amsterdam usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Amsterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

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

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

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:20 and the last train is around 16:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 05:46, and the last at 14:22.

When to book Gatwick Airport 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 Gatwick Airport to Amsterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Amsterdam?

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

  • Eurostar
  • Gatwick Express
  • Intercités
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thalys
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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.