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Journey timeFrom 2h 20m
Price$29.34 - $146
Distance167km (104 miles)
Departure stationLeuven
Arrival stationAmsterdam-Centraal
Changes1 change
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Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal train times

Check out the next trains departing from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal for Tuesday 17th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:4614:382h 52m, 1 change
12:2414:442h 20m, 1 change
12:4615:352h 49m, 2 changes
12:4615:382h 52m, 1 change
13:2415:442h 20m, 1 change
13:3416:112h 37m, 1 change
13:4616:352h 49m, 2 changes
13:4616:382h 52m, 1 change
14:2416:442h 20m, 1 change
14:4617:352h 49m, 2 changes

Eurostar and Thalys trains from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal

You can travel from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal on Eurostar and Thalys trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed train service that links London to Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam and the rest of Europe at speeds of up to 320km/h. All Eurostar trains have modern, comfortable facilities, plenty of room for luggage, and onboard food and beverage car. There are three comfort classes on offer – Standard, Standard Premier (equivalent to Premium Economy, with light refreshments served), and Business Premier (equivalent to First or Business Class, with flexible travel options, priority boarding, lounge access and delicious food and drink included).

Thalys is the railway company connecting four European countries – France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. Thalys trains run at a speed of up to 300km/h and have three comfort classes on all services called – Standard, Comfort and Premium (equivalent to the First Class, with access to the Thalys Lounge). All Thalys trains have a car restaurant (called Thalys Welcome Bar) and a free WiFi connection.

Cheap train tickets from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal

Train tickets from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal start at €25 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €59.73.
lowest price found
from25
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price42.15
on the day
avg. single price59.73

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal take?

The average journey time by train between Leuven and Amsterdam-Centraal is 2 hours and 49 minutes, with around 46 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Leuven and Amsterdam-Centraal by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal is 2 hours and 20 minutes.

How much does the train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal cost?

Train tickets from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal can start from as little as €25 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal?

No, there are no direct train services from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal. Travelling from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal leave?

The first train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal leaves at 05:46. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal leave?

The last train from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal leaves at 21:26. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Leuven and Amsterdam-Centraal by train?

Trains travelling from Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal cover a distance of around 167km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Amsterdam-Centraal to Leuven.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Leuven to Amsterdam-Centraal for a typical week day using timetable data for 17/12/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/04/2019 for travel on 11/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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