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Duration 36 min
Distance 44 km
Average price 16€
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Leiden takes 36 min and the fastest train takes 30 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Leiden. 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. Leiden
36 min
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9€ - 23€

Amsterdam Centraal Station to Leiden train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Leiden. The earliest departure is at 17:20 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Amsterdam Centraal Station is at 22:34 which arrives into Leiden at 23:10. 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 Leiden Centraal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Leiden is 37 km. The road distance is 44 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Leiden?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal every 20 minutes. Tickets cost 9€ - 23€ and the journey takes 36 min.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€

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 Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€

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