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Duration 37 min
Distance 42 km
Average price 16€
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Leiden and Amsterdam takes 37 min and the fastest train takes 31 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Leiden to Amsterdam. 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. Leiden Centraal
  2. Amsterdam
36 min
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9€ - 23€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Leiden and Amsterdam is 36 km. The road distance is 42 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Leiden and Amsterdam?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam 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 Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam 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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