Weekendend getaway to Londen starting from € 59

From € 59

Weekend getaway London

To London with Eurostar

If you like shopping, then London is a walhalla. But there is also plenty to do for the cultural traveller. Europe's largest city is certainly worth a visit due to its diversity and global nature!

  • Fast to the heart of the city
  • From just € 59* one-way trip with Eurostar
  • In 4h44m to the heart of London
  • Comfortable travel and arrive well-rested
  • Eurostar ticket is valid from any station in the Netherlands

Top attractions

  • London Eye: offers a stunning view of the city
  • Museums: National Gallery and the British Museum
  • Royal places: Tower of London, Buckingham Palace and Kensington Palace
  • Royal parks: Hyde Park, St. James’s Park and Chelsea Physic Garden
  • Theatre & film: West End
  • Neighbourhoods to visit: Soho and Chinatown

To London by train

Eurostar is the high-speed train that departs daily from Brussels-Midi to London. From Brussels, Eurostar runs at 300 km/h up to the Channel Tunnel. The 'crossing' only takes 21 minutes! You can choose to travel with Thalys or Intercity Brussels. Both options allow you to travel to London 6 times a day.

Direct connection

There has never been a better time to spend a weekend in London by train than now. This is because a direct train runs from London to Amsterdam twice a day. This Eurostar takes you from London St Pancras International to Rotterdam in just 3 hours and to Amsterdam Central Station in 3 hours and 40 minutes. A single trip costs just € 40!

Travel times to London

Route the Netherlands - London Travel time Change trains
Amsterdam - London 4h45m 1
Schiphol - London 4h24m 1
Rotterdam - London 3h59m 1

Travel times to the Netherlands

Route London - the Netherlands Travel times Change trains
London - Amsterdam* 3h41m* 0
London - Schiphol 4h16m 1
London - Rotterdam* 3h01m* 0

* This is the travel time for the direct train, so without changing trains from London to the Netherlands. There are also several indirect connections, with a transfer in Brussels-Zuid/Midi. Travel times can be found in the table "Travelling from the Netherlands to London".

Train versus airplane

Train from Schiphol to city centre: from € 59 Airplane from Schiphol to Heatrow / Stansted / Luton / Gatwick: from € 35
Check in 30m 2h
Travel time 4h24m 1h
Check out 5m 45m
Transfer n.a. 1h
Total travel time 4h59m 4h45m

St. Pancras International

On route, you can read, chat, eat or stretch your legs. That way you will arrive at St. Pancras International station relaxed. And immediately you will be at your first tourist attraction. This station is one of London's largest Victorian buildings as well as being a luxurious, contemporary shopping mall.

Arrive in the heart of the city

When you leave the station, you step into the bustling life of London. Want to travel with a characteristic English taxi or do you prefer a double-decker bus? Or go for a walk: from the station, it takes about 45 minutes to reach the very heart of the city. On the way, you will walk through famous culinary and artistic streets and pass by the British Museum. Your city trip will have really started immediately!

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* Listed from-prices are based on one-way trips, 2nd class, from Amsterdam Central Station. All rates are subject to availability and applicable fare conditions.