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There are 6 ways to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel by bus, train, car or plane

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Line 470 bus, train  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the line 470 bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Schiphol, Airport 870 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys

€69 - €131

Cheapest option

Train, line 196 bus, bus, line 241 bus  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda
  2. Take the line 196 bus from Gouda, Station to Rotterdam, Metro Capelsebrug 196
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam Capelsebrug station to Brussels Noord Bus Station
  4. Take the line 241 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Wemmel Markt 240 / ...

€18 - €28

4 alternative options

Line 169 bus, train  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the line 169 bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Leiden, Leiden Centraal 169 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Roosendaal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...

€29 - €55

Bus  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels-North train station 817 / ...

€19 - €24

Drive  •  1h 51m

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel 171.1 km

€21 - €35

Fly, line 241 bus  •  3h 19m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the line 241 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Wemmel Markt

€54 - €208

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

The journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Wemmel is around 3h 6m and covers a distance of around 229 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 54m. Operated by Arriva NL, Thalys, STIB and others, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum and arrives in Wemmel Markt. Typically 59 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 6m
Fastest journey time:
2h 54m
Services per week:
59
Cheapest price:
€69
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:47
Last service departs at:
18:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wemmel is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Wemmel is 1.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel is to bus, which costs €18 - €25 and takes 6h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum and arriving at Wemmel Markt via Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and Brussel Noord opstaphalte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 5m.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Wemmel is 138 km. The road distance is 171.1 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel without a car is to line 470 bus and train which takes 3h 51m and costs €65 - €140.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels-North train station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel is 171 km. It takes approximately 1h 51m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Wemmel.

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  • Distance: 137.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 51m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels-North train station once daily. Tickets cost €13 - €16 and the journey takes 3h 50m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
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 Leiden Centraal to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€22 - €30
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€9 - €14
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
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum to Schiphol, Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
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 Gouda, Station to Rotterdam, Metro Capelsebrug
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
arriva.nl
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 Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Rotterdam Capelsebrug station to Brussels Noord Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
CityBusExpress
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Wemmel Markt
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 418+ hotels available in Wemmel. Prices start at €75 per night.

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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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