There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Leeuwarden by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Leeuwarden Intercity

$30 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Leeuwarden 804

$9 - $16

2 alternative options

Night train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the night train from Schiphol (Airport) to Leeuwarden Intercity

$30 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Leeuwarden 93.1 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Leeuwarden is to bus which costs 8€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Leeuwarden is to drive which takes 1 h 31 min and costs 19€ - 28€.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Leeuwarden is 122 km. The road distance is 149 km.

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The train from Schiphol (Airport) to Leeuwarden takes 2 h 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and arriving at Leeuwarden. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schiphol (Airport) and arriving at Leeuwarden. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Leeuwarden hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Leeuwarden 5 times a week. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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

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