All about travelling from UK to Amsterdam by Eurostar

Eurostar train UK Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a beautiful and popular destination for tourists who delight in its culture, architecture, and scenery. It is even easier than ever now to visit this wonderful city. Eurostar offers a wonderfully quick journey from London straight to Amsterdam, the perfect alternative to flying or using a ferry.

About the UK – Amsterdam journey

From London to Amsterdam travel in comfort going from one major city to another in only 3hrs and 52 minutes. This means you can easily make the most of your time in Amsterdam without spending most of it traveling. There are now 3 trains daily which depart from London. This means enough choice in times and dates of your Amsterdam adventure.

For those worried about the travel boredom bug, there’s nothing to fear! Onboard you will have access to Metropolitan magazine and lots of onboard entertainment which is absolutely free. Pick from films, documentaries, or even Amazon Prime which has a wide variety of favorite shows available. The kids won’t get bored either with plenty of kids shows to choose from and also the Eurostar Odyssey which is a virtual reality adventure just waiting to be explored.

Don’t worry about not being able to update Instagram, or running out of phone battery either as there are power sockets at every seat and free onboard Wi-Fi. Food is available on the journey . A meal will be given for those passengers who have chosen to ride in Standard Premier or Business Premier seating for free.

How to get the Eurostar train

The train will depart from St Pancras International. As you are traveling to a different country you will need your passport ready. It is suggested to arrive at the station about an hour before departure to make the process through security less stressful and make sure you are on time, especially in busy periods. If you are a little early for the train there are many shops. You can look them in and also buy refreshments before the journey begins. You are allowed 2 bags per person with no weight limit and when you arrive in Amsterdam you will need your tickets ready.