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Duration 3h 7m
Distance 249 km
Average price 80€
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Alkmaar and Leuven takes 3h 7m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Alkmaar to Leuven. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Alkmaar
  2. Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  4. Leuven
4h 12m
72€ - 143€

Alkmaar to Leuven train times

Trains run three times a week between Alkmaar and Leuven. The service departs Alkmaar at 10:27 in the morning, which arrives into Leuven at 13:34. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Alkmaar to Leuven. However, there are services departing from Alkmaar and arriving at Louvain / Leuven via Amsterdam Centraal and Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 12m.

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The distance between Alkmaar and Leuven is 195 km. The road distance is 249 km.

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Alkmaar to Leuven train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Alkmaar station.

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Alkmaar to Leuven train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Louvain / Leuven station.

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There are 1843+ hotels available in Leuven. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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