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

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Recommended option

Train  •  40 min

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

€16 - €37

Cheapest option

Line 470 bus, line 300 bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the line 470 bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Schiphol, Airport 870 / ...
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Haarlem, Centrum/Verwulft 300

€10 - €12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem 38.4 km

€90 - €110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem 38.4 km

€4 - €7

Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem by train

The train journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Haarlem is around 42 min and covers a distance of around 43 km. The fastest train normally takes 41 min. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), the Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem train service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Haarlem. Typically 298 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
42 min
Fastest train time:
41 min
Train distance:
43 km
Trains per week:
298
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:23
Last train departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem train schedules

Alphen aan den Rijn → Haarlem
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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

Frequently Asked Questions


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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Haarlem is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Haarlem is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Haarlem 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: 18 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem is to drive which costs €4 - €7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem is to taxi which costs €90 - €110 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum and arriving at Haarlem, Centrum/Verwulft via Schiphol, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Haarlem via Leiden Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.

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It is 28 km from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem. It is approximately 38.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs €15 - €40.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum station.

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

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem is to train which takes 40 min and costs €15 - €40. Alternatively, you can line 470 bus and line 300 bus, which costs €9 - €13 and takes 1h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem.
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  • Distance: 28 km
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands and Haarlem, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem via Leiden Centraal in around 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem via Schiphol, Airport in around 1h 14m.

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)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€12 - €18
Train from Leiden Centraal to Haarlem
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €20
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€14 - €20
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 Haarlem
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
€90 - €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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Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Haarlem, Centrum/Verwulft station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Haarlem station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem is 38 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Haarlem.

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