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There are 3 ways to get from Amsterdam to De Efteling by train, bus or car

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Train, line 301 bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Amstel to Hertogenbosch Intercity
  2. Take the line 301 bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Horst 301 / ...

17€ - 33€

2 alternative options

Train, line 301 bus via Tilburg  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hertogenbosch Ice
  2. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Tilburg
  3. Take the line 301 bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Efteling 301 / ...

24€ - 54€

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to De Efteling 105.2 km

13€ - 20€

Amsterdam → De Efteling
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Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in De Efteling is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in De Efteling is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in De Efteling is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 24 Jan 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to De Efteling is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to De Efteling is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1h 15m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and De Efteling is 81 km. The road distance is 105.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to De Efteling without a car is to train and line 301 bus which takes 1h 56m and costs 17€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Amsterdam to De Efteling, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to De Efteling is 105 km. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Amsterdam to De Efteling.

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There are 149+ hotels available in De Efteling. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 81.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 56m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and De Efteling, Netherlands?

There is no direct connection from Amsterdam to De Efteling. However, you can take the train to Hertogenbosch, take the walk to 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station, take the line 301 bus to Kaatsheuvel, Horst, then take the walk to De Efteling. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Amsterdam to De Efteling via Hertogenbosch, Tilburg, Tilburg, Centraal Station, and Kaatsheuvel, Efteling in around 2h 2m.

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 Amsterdam Amstel to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 28€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
1st Class
21€ - 29€
Train from Hertogenbosch to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
13€ - 19€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Horst
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€
Website
Bravo
Bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Efteling
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
Bravo

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