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

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Recommended option

Train, line 56 bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Amersfoort Centraal
  3. Take the line 56 bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Soesterberg, 't Zwaantje 56 / ...

€19 - €44

Cheapest option

Train, line 34 bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the line 34 bus from Utrecht, Rijnsweerd-Noord to Soesterberg, 't Zwaantje 34

€13 - €29

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg 55.6 km

€130 - €160

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg 55.6 km

€6 - €10

Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg by train and bus

The journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Soesterberg is around 1h 48m and covers a distance of around 64 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 19m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and U-Ov, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Soesterberg, 't Zwaantje. Typically 234 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 48m
Fastest journey time:
1h 19m
Journey distance:
64 km
Services per week:
234
Cheapest price:
€19
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:07
Last service departs at:
22:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg train and bus schedules

Departing Monday, July 26, 2021

Alphen aan den Rijn → Soesterberg
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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 Soesterberg is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Soesterberg 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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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg is to drive, which costs €6 - €10 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg is to taxi which costs €130 - €160 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Soesterberg is 43 km. The road distance is 55.6 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg without a car is to train and line 56 bus which takes 1h 20m and costs €19 - €45.

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It takes approximately 1h 20m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg is 56 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Soesterberg. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg.
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  • Distance: 42.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 20m

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

There is no direct connection from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg. However, you can take the train to Utrecht Centraal, take the train to Amersfoort Centraal, take the walk to Amersfoort, Centraal Station, then take the line 56 bus to Soesterberg, 't Zwaantje. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg via Utrecht Centraal, Utrecht, CS Centrumzijde, and Utrecht, Rijnsweerd-Noord in around 1h 46m.

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 Amersfoort Centraal
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €11
1st Class
€13 - €19
Bus operators
U-Ov
Phone
0900 - 5252241
Website
u-ov.info
Bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Soesterberg, 't Zwaantje
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
U-Ov
Bus from Utrecht, Rijnsweerd-Noord to Soesterberg, 't Zwaantje
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
U-Ov
Other operators
Taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Soesterberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
€130 - €160
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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