There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Sloterdijk Sprinter
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Alkmaar Intercity

$13 - $25

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Rideshare  •  47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Alkmaar 28 miles

$6

5 alternative options

Line 69 bus, train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza to Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk 69
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Alkmaar Intercity

$11 - $19

Line 300 bus, train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Haarlem, Station 300
  2. Take the train from Haarlem to Alkmaar Sprinter / ...

$11 - $19

Train, line 305 bus, line 129 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Take the line 305 bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Purmerend, Tramplein 305
  3. Take the line 129 bus from Purmerend, Tramplein to Alkmaar, Kanaalkade 129

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar 28.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar 28.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar is to taxi which costs 110€ - 130€ and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar. However, there are services departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Alkmaar via Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Alkmaar is 36 km. The road distance is 45.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs 11€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar, including transfers.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Schiphol Airport station.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Alkmaar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar is 46 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Alkmaar. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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  • Distance: 22.4 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Alkmaar, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar via Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 53 min.

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 Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Haarlem to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza to Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Haarlem, Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Purmerend, Tramplein to Alkmaar, Kanaalkade
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
EBS
Website
ebs-ov.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Purmerend, Tramplein
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
ebs-ov.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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