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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, subway, line 194 bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda
  2. Take the train from Gouda to Rotterdam Alexander
  3. Take the subway from Rotterdam, Alexander to Rotterdam, Capelsebrug A / ...
  4. Take the line 194 bus from Rotterdam, Metro Capelsebrug to Krimpen a/d Lek, Plein Welgelegen 194

€14 - €28

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Krimpen aan de Lek
  2. Take the car ferry from Krimpen aan de Lek to Kinderdijk

€8 - €10

2 alternative options

Train, line 489 bus  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda Sprinter
  2. Take the line 489 bus from Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom to Kinderdijk, Molenkade 489

€16 - €30

Train, line 497 bus, line 194 bus  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda
  2. Take the line 497 bus from Gouda, Station to Bergambacht, Centrum 497
  3. Take the line 194 bus from Bergambacht, Centrum to Krimpen a/d Lek, Plein Welgelegen 194

€9 - €14

Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Kinderdijk is around 1h 39m and covers a distance of around 43 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 8m. Operated by Connexxion, Dutch Railways (NS), RET and others, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Krimpen a/d Lek, Plein Welgelegen. Typically 219 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 39m
Fastest journey time:
1h 8m
Journey distance:
43 km
Services per week:
219
Cheapest price:
€14
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:09
Last service departs at:
23:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk train, subway and bus schedules

Departing Thursday, August 5, 2021

Alphen aan den Rijn → Kinderdijk
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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 Kinderdijk is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Kinderdijk 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: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk is to drive and car ferry which costs €8 - €11 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk is to drive and car ferry which costs €8 - €11 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Kinderdijk is 27 km.

The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk without a car is to train and subway and line 194 bus which takes 1h 23m and costs €14 - €28.

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It takes approximately 1h 23m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk, including transfers.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Kinderdijk. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk.
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  • Distance: 26.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 23m

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

There is no direct connection from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk. However, you can take the train to Gouda, take the train to Rotterdam Alexander, take the walk to Rotterdam, Alexander, take the subway to Rotterdam, Capelsebrug, take the walk to Rotterdam, Metro Capelsebrug, then take the line 194 bus to Krimpen a/d Lek, Plein Welgelegen. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Alphen aan den Rijn to Kinderdijk via Gouda, Rotterdam Alexander, Rotterdam, Alexander, Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom, and Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom in around 1h 47m.

Train operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
Connexxion
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 Gouda to Rotterdam Alexander
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €18
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€12 - €18
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Metro Capelsebrug to Krimpen a/d Lek, Plein Welgelegen
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Gouda, Station to Bergambacht, Centrum
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Bergambacht, Centrum to Krimpen a/d Lek, Plein Welgelegen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
arriva.nl
Qbuzz
Phone
033 -4601580
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom to Kinderdijk, Molenkade
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Qbuzz
Ferry operators
Veerdienst-Krimpen BV
Phone
29032832
Email
informatie@veerdienst-krimpen.nl
Website
veerdienstkinderdijk.nl
Car ferry from Krimpen aan de Lek to Kinderdijk
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Schedules at
veerdienstkinderdijk.nl

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