Duration 36 min
Distance 40.2 km
Average price 16€
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Alkmaar takes 36 min and the fastest train takes 34 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Alkmaar. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Alkmaar
37 min
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9€ - 22€

Amsterdam Centraal Station to Alkmaar train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Alkmaar. The earliest departure is at 15:29 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Amsterdam Centraal Station is at 23:39 which arrives into Alkmaar at 00:17. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 36 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Alkmaar. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Alkmaar is 30 km. The road distance is 40.2 km.

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

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Amsterdam Centraal Station to Alkmaar train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Alkmaar station.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Alkmaar?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 9€ - 22€ and the journey takes 37 min.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 22€

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