There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Zaandam by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot
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Train • 12 min
$4 - $9
Line 394 bus • 30 min
$3 - $6
4 alternative options
Taxi • 15 min
$40 - $50
Drive • 15 min
$2 - $3
Uber • 15 min
$20 - $27
Walk • 1 h 57 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Zaandam is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 15 min.
The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Zaandam is to train which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 12 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade and arriving at Zaandam, Peperstraat. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Zaandam. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.
The distance between Amsterdam and Zaandam is 8 km. The road distance is 13.6 km.
The best way to get from Amsterdam to Zaandam without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 8€.
The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zaandam takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Amsterdam to Zaandam bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade station.
Amsterdam to Zaandam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.
The best way to get from Amsterdam to Zaandam is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can line 394 bus, which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 30 min.
What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Zaandam, Netherlands?
Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Zaandam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Amsterdam to Zaandam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 30 min.
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.
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zaandam
Bus from Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade to Zaandam, Peperstraat
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $3 - $6
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More Questions & Answers
Amsterdam to Zaandam bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Zaandam, Peperstraat station.
Amsterdam to Zaandam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Zaandam station.
Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Zaandam is 14 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Amsterdam to Zaandam.
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