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

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Train  •  30 min

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

€15 - €33

Cheapest option

Line 169 bus, line 50 bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the line 169 bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Leiden, Leiden Centraal 169 / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Sassenheim, Raadhuis 50

€6 - €8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim 24 km

€55 - €70

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim 24 km

€3 - €5

Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim by train

The train journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Sassenheim is around 44 min and covers a distance of around 21 km. The fastest train normally takes 34 min. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), the Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim train service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Sassenheim. Typically 287 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
44 min
Fastest train time:
34 min
Trains per week:
287
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim train schedules

Trains departing Saturday, June 19, 2021

Alphen aan den Rijn → Sassenheim
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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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

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

The social distance requirement in Sassenheim 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: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim is to drive which costs €3 - €5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim is to taxi which costs €55 - €70 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum and arriving at Sassenheim, Raadhuis via Leiden, Leiden Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Sassenheim via Leiden Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Sassenheim is 14 km. The road distance is 24 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs €14 - €35.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim, including transfers.

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

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim 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 Sassenheim is to train which takes 30 min and costs €14 - €35. Alternatively, you can line 169 bus and line 50 bus, which costs €5 - €8 and takes 1h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim.
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  • Distance: 14 km
  • Duration: 30 min

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

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim via Leiden Centraal in around 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim via Leiden, Leiden Centraal in around 1h 24m.

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 Sassenheim
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €10
1st Class
€11 - €16
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Leiden, Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Sassenheim, Raadhuis
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
€55 - €70
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 Sassenheim bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Sassenheim, Raadhuis station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim is 24 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Sassenheim.

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