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Train via Utrecht  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Hertogenbosch Intercity / ...

€27 - €64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Tilburg Station N93

€15 - €17

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda
  2. Take the train from Gouda to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Tilburg

€23 - €50

Bus, line 327 bus  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeurszijde to Oosterhout, Busstation 400
  2. Take the line 327 bus from Oosterhout, Busstation to Tilburg, Centraal Station 327 / ...

€24 - €36

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg 107.1 km

€13 - €20

Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg by train

The train journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Tilburg is around 1h 52m and covers a distance of around 105 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 20m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg train service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Tilburg. Typically 276 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 52m
Fastest train time:
1h 20m
Train distance:
105 km
Trains per week:
276
Cheapest price:
€27
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg train schedules

Trains departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Alphen aan den Rijn → Tilburg
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tilburg is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Tilburg is 1.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg is to bus which costs €14 - €18 and takes 4h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg station. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum and arriving at Tilburg Station via Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Tilburg via Utrecht Centraal and Hertogenbosch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Tilburg is 70 km. The road distance is 107.1 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg without a car is to train via Utrecht which takes 1h 35m and costs €27 - €65.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg 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 Tilburg is to train via Utrecht which takes 1h 35m and costs €27 - €65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 327 bus, which costs €24 - €40 and takes 3h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg.
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  • Distance: 70.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

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

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg via Utrecht Centraal and Hertogenbosch in around 1h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg via Utrecht Centraal, Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeurszijde, and Oosterhout, Busstation in around 3h 7m.

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
27 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 Gouda to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€13 - €19
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €26
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€18 - €26
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
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeurszijde to Oosterhout, Busstation
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10
Website
Bravo
Bus from Oosterhout, Busstation to Tilburg, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5
Website
Bravo
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Tilburg Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Tilburg Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg is 107 km. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Tilburg.

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