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

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Train

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda
  2. Take the train from Gouda to Zoetermeer Oost

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Line 165 bus

  1. Take the line 165 bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Molenvliet to Zoetermeer, Centrum West

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station

Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station by train

The train journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Zoetermeer Oost Station is around 57 min and covers a distance of around 33 km. This includes an average layover time of around 21 min. The fastest train normally takes 41 min. Operated by Connexxion and Dutch Railways (NS), the Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station train service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Zoetermeer Oost. Typically 407 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
35 min
Layover time:
21 min
Total time:
57 min

Train route information

Fastest train time:
41 min
Train distance:
33 km
Trains per week:
407
Cheapest price:
€11
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:09
Last train departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station train schedules

Trains departing Sunday, September 19, 2021

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The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station is to drive which costs €2 - €4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station is to taxi which costs €50 - €65 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station station. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn, Molenvliet and arriving at Zoetermeer, Station Zoetermeer Oost via Zoetermeer, Centrum West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Zoetermeer Oost via Gouda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Zoetermeer Oost Station is 14 km. The road distance is 21.6 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs €11 - €23.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Alphen a/d Rijn, Molenvliet station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station train services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Alphen a/d Rijn station.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station is to train which takes 47 min and costs €11 - €23. Alternatively, you can line 165 bus, which costs €6 - €8 and takes 1h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station.
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  • Distance: 14.5 km
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands and Zoetermeer Oost Station, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station via Gouda in around 47 min. Alternatively, Arriva NL operates a bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Molenvliet to Zoetermeer, Centrum West hourly. Tickets cost €4 - €6 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
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
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 Gouda to Zoetermeer Oost
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €18
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€12 - €18
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Alphen a/d Rijn, Molenvliet to Zoetermeer, Centrum West
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
€50 - €65
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 Zoetermeer Oost Station bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Zoetermeer, Centrum West station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station is 22 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Zoetermeer Oost Station.

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