There are 5 ways to get from Alkmaar to Haarlem by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Alkmaar to Haarlem Sprinter / ...

$7 - $13

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Rideshare  •  41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Alkmaar to Haarlem 20.7 miles

$5

3 alternative options

Line 163 bus, line 73 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 163 bus from Alkmaar, Hooftplein to Uitgeest, Station 163
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Uitgeest, Station to Haarlem, Station B 73

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alkmaar to Haarlem 23.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Alkmaar to Haarlem 23.8 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Alkmaar to Haarlem is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alkmaar to Haarlem is to taxi which costs 90€ - 110€ and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alkmaar to Haarlem station. However, there are services departing from Alkmaar, Hooftplein and arriving at Haarlem, Station B via Uitgeest, Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alkmaar and arriving at Haarlem. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Alkmaar and Haarlem is 29 km. The road distance is 38 km.

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The best way to get from Alkmaar to Haarlem without a car is to train which takes 41 min and costs 6€ - 11€.

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The train from Alkmaar to Haarlem takes 41 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Alkmaar to Haarlem bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Alkmaar, Hooftplein station.

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

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The best way to get from Alkmaar to Haarlem is to train which takes 41 min and costs 6€ - 11€. Alternatively, you can line 163 bus and line 73 bus, which costs 5€ - 11€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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  • Distance: 18.1 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Alkmaar, Netherlands and Haarlem, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Alkmaar to Haarlem every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alkmaar to Haarlem via Uitgeest, Station in around 1 h 29 min.

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 Haarlem
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Alkmaar, Hooftplein to Uitgeest, Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Uitgeest, Station to Haarlem, Station B
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Alkmaar to Haarlem
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Alkmaar to Haarlem
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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Alkmaar to Haarlem bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Haarlem, Station B.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Alkmaar to Haarlem is 38 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Alkmaar to Haarlem.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Alkmaar and Haarlem. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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