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There are 4 ways to get from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the train from Alkmaar to Amsterdam Sloterdijk Sprinter / ...

€11 - €25

3 alternative options

Line 129 bus, line 305 bus, line 18 bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the line 129 bus from Alkmaar, Kanaalkade to Purmerend, Tramplein 129
  2. Take the line 305 bus from Purmerend, Tramplein to Amsterdam, Centraal Station 305
  3. Take the line 18 bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Johan Huizingalaan N88 / ...

€12 - €13

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam 41.7 km

€100 - €120

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam 41.7 km

€5 - €8

Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Alkmaar and Best Western Amsterdam is around 45 min and covers a distance of around 53 km. The fastest journey normally takes 41 min. Services are operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and GVB. Typically 299 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
45 min
Fastest journey time:
41 min
Services per week:
299
Cheapest price:
€11
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:58
Last service departs at:
23:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Alkmaar → Best Western Amsterdam
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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

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Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Best Western Amsterdam is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Best Western Amsterdam is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Best Western Amsterdam is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam is to drive which costs €5 - €8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam is to taxi which costs €100 - €120 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Alkmaar, Kanaalkade and arriving at Amsterdam, Johan Huizingalaan via Purmerend, Tramplein and Amsterdam, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Alkmaar and arriving at Amsterdam, Heemstedestraat via Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 17m.

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The distance between Alkmaar and Best Western Amsterdam is 32 km. The road distance is 41.7 km.

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The best way to get from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 1h 17m and costs €11 - €25.

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It takes approximately 1h 17m to get from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Alkmaar, Kanaalkade station.

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

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The best way to get from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam is to train which takes 1h 17m and costs €11 - €25. Alternatively, you can line 129 bus and line 305 bus and line 18 bus, which costs €12 - €13 and takes 2h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 32.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 17m

What companies run services between Alkmaar, Netherlands and Best Western Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Alkmaar to Amsterdam Sloterdijk every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €10 - €23 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam via Purmerend, Tramplein, Amsterdam, Centraal Station, and Amsterdam, Johan Huizingalaan in around 2h 10m.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

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 Alkmaar to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Bus operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Johan Huizingalaan
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€3
Website
GVB
Other operators
Taxi from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
€100 - €120
Taxi Wester Alcmaria 072-4444444
Phone
+31 72 444 4444
Website
taxialcmaria.nl
Taxi Alkmaar Martin
Phone
+31 6 27444422
Hofland Taxi
Phone
+31 72 511 1112

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Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam bus services, operated by GVB, arrive at Amsterdam, Johan Huizingalaan station.

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Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam is 42 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Alkmaar to Best Western Amsterdam.

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