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Distance between London (LHR) and Amsterdam (AMS)

Flight distance from London to Amsterdam (London Heathrow Airport – Amsterdam Airport Schiphol) is 231 miles / 372 kilometers / 201 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 56 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Amsterdam (AMS) is 362 miles / 582 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Amsterdam.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS).

How far is Amsterdam from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Amsterdam. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 230.886 miles
  • 371.575 kilometers
  • 200.634 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 230.187 miles
  • 370.449 kilometers
  • 200.027 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: AMS
ICAO Code: EHAM
Coordinates: 52°18′30″N, 4°45′50″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Amsterdam is 1 hour. Amsterdam is 1 hour ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

 GMT

Amsterdam

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 59 kg (130 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Amsterdam (AMS).

Distance:
231
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
231

Round trip?