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

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Train, line 301 bus

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Hertogenbosch
  3. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Tilburg
  4. Take the line 301 bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Efteling

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeurszijde to Raamsdonksveer, Van Wijngaardenstr.

Train, line 136 bus

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Hertogenbosch
  3. Take the line 136 bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Berndijksestraat

Drive

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel

Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel by train and bus

The journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Kaatsheuvel is around 2h 27m and covers a distance of around 118 km. This includes an average layover time of around 50 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 42m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Nederlandse Spoorwegen and others, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Kaatsheuvel, Efteling. Typically 278 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 36m
Layover time:
50 min
Total time:
2h 27m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 42m
Journey distance:
118 km
Services per week:
278
Cheapest price:
€30
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:07
Last service departs at:
23:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel train and bus schedules

Departing Saturday, September 25, 2021

Alphen aan den Rijn → Kaatsheuvel
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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

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Mandatory

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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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 Kaatsheuvel is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Kaatsheuvel 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: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel is to drive which costs €13 - €19 and takes 1h 10m.

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The fastest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel is to drive which takes 1h 10m and costs €13 - €19.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Kaatsheuvel is 58 km. The road distance is 100.4 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel without a car is to train and line 301 bus which takes 2h 18m and costs €30 - €70.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel is 100 km. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel.
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  • Distance: 58.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 18m

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

There is no direct connection from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel. However, you can take the train to Utrecht Centraal, take the train to Hertogenbosch, take the train to Tilburg, take the walk to Tilburg, Centraal Station, then take the line 301 bus to Kaatsheuvel, Efteling. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kaatsheuvel via Utrecht Centraal, Hertogenbosch, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 2h 59m.

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 Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €21
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€15 - €21
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Train from Hertogenbosch to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€13 - €19
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nederlandse Spoorwegen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to 's-Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Efteling
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€3
Website
Bravo
Bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Berndijksestraat
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6
Website
Bravo
Bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeurszijde to Raamsdonksveer, Van Wijngaardenstr.
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9
Website
Bravo

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