There are 3 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Heerenveen Intercity

$26 - $45

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Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Leeuwarden 804
  2. Take the bus from Leeuwarden, Busstation to Heerenveen, Busstation 320 / ...

$18 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen 86.3 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen is to bus which costs 15€ - 25€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Heerenveen is 106 km. The road distance is 138 km.

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The train from Schiphol Airport to Heerenveen takes 1 h 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and arriving at Heerenveen, Busstation via Leeuwarden, Busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Heerenveen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen.
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  • Distance: 66.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Heerenveen via Leeuwarden and Leeuwarden, Busstation in around 3 h 52 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 Heerenveen
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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 Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leeuwarden, Busstation to Heerenveen, Busstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
arriva.nl

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