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There are 4 ways to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Leiden Centraal Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Zuid Intercity

€18 - €40

Cheapest option

Line 470 bus, train  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 470 bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Schiphol, Airport 870 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam RAI Sprinter

€10 - €17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station 35.7 km

€85 - €110

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station 35.7 km

€4 - €7

Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station by train and subway

The journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Amsterdam RAI Station is around 1h and covers a distance of around 52 km. The fastest journey normally takes 51 min. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and GVB, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Amsterdam, Station RAI. Typically 273 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h
Fastest journey time:
51 min
Journey distance:
52 km
Services per week:
273
Cheapest price:
€18
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:23
Last service departs at:
22:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station train and subway schedules

Departing Monday, July 26, 2021

Alphen aan den Rijn → Amsterdam RAI Station
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amsterdam RAI Station is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amsterdam RAI Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Amsterdam RAI Station 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: 25 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station is to drive which costs €4 - €7 and takes 28 min.

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The fastest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €85 - €110 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station station. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Amsterdam, Station RAI via Leiden Centraal and Amsterdam, Station Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Amsterdam RAI Station is 28 km. The road distance is 35.7 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs €17 - €45.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Alphen a/d Rijn station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Zuid station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station is 36 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station.

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  • Distance: 28.1 km
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands and Amsterdam RAI Station, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station via Leiden Centraal, Amsterdam Zuid, and Amsterdam, Station Zuid in around 52 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 Alphen a/d Rijn to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €18
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€12 - €18
Train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €21
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€15 - €21
Train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam RAI
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€5 - €8
1st Class
€9 - €12
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Schiphol, Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam RAI Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
€85 - €110
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+ 31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl

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