Eurostar now runs a direct service from London St Pancras International to Amsterdam Centraal - twice a day on weekdays and once a day on weekends. The journey takes just 3hrs 41 mins to get from city centre to city centre with free wi-fi offered onboard and a power socket at every seat.
Food and drinks are available from Café Métropole and, if you are travelling in Standard Premier or Business Premier, you will get a complimentary meal.
On the way back, take a Thalys train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussels-Midi/Zuid. There is then a quick change onto a direct Eurostar service from Brussels to London St Pancras International in under two hours. To change at Brussels, leave the Thalys train (don’t forget your luggage), then head to the ground floor. You will find the Eurostar departure area under Platforms 1 and 2. Scan the barcode on your Eurostar ticket at the ticket gates, pass through security and passport control and you are on your way again.
London to Amsterdam ticket prices start at:
£35 one-way in Standard class
£79 one-way in Standard Premier with a light meal and wine included
£260 one-way in Business Premier with a hot meal and wine included
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Fares are dynamic so book early for the cheapest prices.