There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 151 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Zaandam
  2. Take the train from Zaandam to Alkmaar
  3. Take the line 151 bus from Alkmaar, Station to Petten, Plein 1945 151 / ...

$16 - $30

Cheapest option

Line 69 bus, train, line 151 bus  •  2 h 51 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
  3. Take the line 151 bus from Alkmaar, Station to Petten, Plein 1945 151 / ...

$15 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, line 151 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Zaandam to Alkmaar Snelbus i.p.v. trein
  2. Take the line 151 bus from Alkmaar, Station to Petten, Plein 1945 151 / ...

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten 40 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten 40 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Petten is 52 km. The road distance is 64 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten without a car is to train and line 151 bus which takes 1 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten is 64 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten.

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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

You can take a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten via Zaandam, Alkmaar, and Alkmaar, Station in around 2 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 Zaandam
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zaandam to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
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
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
Bus from Zaandam to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Other operators
Taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Petten
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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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