There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Sloterdijk Sprinter
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans Sprinter

$10 - $20

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Line 69 bus, line 395 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza to Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk 69
  2. Take the line 395 bus from Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk to Zaandam, Borgerdiep 395

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Train, line 391 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the line 391 bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Zaanse Schans 391

$10 - $18

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans 17.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans 17.3 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans 17.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans. However, there are services departing from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza and arriving at Zaandam, Borgerdiep via Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans. However, there are services departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Zaandijk Zaanse Schans via Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Zaanse Schans is 19 km. The road distance is 27.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans, including transfers.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans bus services, operated by GVB, depart from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza station.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans is to train which takes 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 69 bus and line 395 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 57 min.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Zaandam, Borgerdiep station.

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

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans.
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  • Distance: 11.7 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans via Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Zaandijk Zaanse Schans in around 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans via Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk and Zaandam, Borgerdiep in around 1 h 57 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.

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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 Zaandijk Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk to Zaandam, Borgerdiep
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
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
Other operators
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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uber.com
UberX
$35 - $55
UberBLACK
$65 - $95
UberVAN
$70 - $100
Taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans is 28 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Zaanse Schans.

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