There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam by train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Zaandam Regional-Express / ...

$7 - $13

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam 15.3 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam 15.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam 15.3 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam is to train which takes 17 min and costs 6€ - 11€.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Zaandam is 15 km. The road distance is 24 km.

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The train from Schiphol (Airport) to Zaandam takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schiphol (Airport) and arriving at Zaandam. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 17 min. Ns also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Zaandam
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Zaandam
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Other operators
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$40 - $60
UberBLACK
$65 - $90
UberVAN
$70 - $95
Taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaandam
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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