There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot
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What companies run services between Amsterdam Centraal Station, Netherlands and Zaandam, Netherlands?
Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 30 min.
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zaandam
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Veldvliegerweg
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $3 - $6
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Zaandam is 8 km. The road distance is 13 km.
The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 14 min.
The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 8€.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Zaandam. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde and arriving at Zaandam, Veldvliegerweg. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zaandam takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.