There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zaandam Sprinter / ...

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 391 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 391 bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Walraven v.Hallstraat N92 / ...

$3 - $6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam 8.2 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam 8.2 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam 8.2 miles

$25 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Walk from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam 5.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam is to train which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Zaandam is 8 km. The road distance is 13.2 km.

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The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zaandam takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde station and arriving at Zaandam, Walraven v.Hallstraat. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Zaandam. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam is 13 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam.

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Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Uitgeest station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam.
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

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 15 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 29 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zaandam
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
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, Walraven v.Hallstraat
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$25 - $35
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
UberVAN
$35 - $55
Taxi from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Zaandam
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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