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Train via Paris  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris-Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...

€157 - €334

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Bus  •  12h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Strasbourg 011

€39 - €51

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Train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Arnhem Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Offenburg Ice

€59 - €145

Train #2  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Offenburg Ice

€69 - €188

Drive  •  5h 37m

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg 629.2 km

€75 - €120

Fly to Strasbourg  •  4h 16m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB) AMS - SXB

€134 - €492

Fly to Basel, train  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  2. Take the train from St Louis to Strasbourg

€91 - €253

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  6h

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Strasbourg

€110 - €470

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Stuttgart (STR) AMS - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg

€103 - €301

Fly to Zurich, train  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg

€131 - €330

Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg by train and walk

The journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Strasbourg is around 8h and covers a distance of around 928 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 47m. Operated by Connexxion, Dutch Railways (NS), Thalys and others, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Strasbourg. Typically 36 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h
Fastest journey time:
5h 47m
Journey distance:
928 km
Services per week:
36
Cheapest price:
€177
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:08
Last service departs at:
18:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg train and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg is to bus which costs €35 - €55 and takes 12h 16m.

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The fastest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg is to fly which takes 4h 16m and costs €130 - €500.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum and arriving at Strasbourg via Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Strasbourg via Gouda, Rotterdam Centraal and Paris-Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Strasbourg is 451 km. The road distance is 629.2 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg without a car is to train via Paris which takes 7h 4m and costs €150 - €340.

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It takes approximately 7h 4m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg is to train via Paris which takes 7h 4m and costs €150 - €340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €55 and takes 12h 16m, you could also fly, which costs €130 - €500 and takes 4h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg.
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  • Distance: 451 km
  • Duration: 7h 4m

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

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg via Gouda, Rotterdam Centraal, Paris Nord, and Paris-Est in around 7h 4m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Strasbourg once daily. Tickets cost €30 - €40 and the journey takes 10h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €3500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€290 - €800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €200
Website
Thalys
Standard
€95 - €140
Comfort
€110 - €150
Premium
€140 - €200
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris-Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€120 - €210
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from St Louis to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€29 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €95
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€70 - €85
1st Class
€80 - €95
Train from Luxembourg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €50
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €45
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
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 Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€50 - €75
Rail 1st Class
€65 - €100
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 Utrecht Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €24
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€17 - €24
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €100
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€40 - €60
1st Class
€70 - €100
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €110
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€45 - €65
1st Class
€75 - €110
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Strasbourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Strasbourg station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Strasbourg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg is 629 km. It takes approximately 5h 37m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Strasbourg.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to line 470 bus which takes 34 min and costs €4 - €6.

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