There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Friesland by bus, train, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leeuwarden 804

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden 86.1 miles

$9 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Almere Centrum to Leeuwarden Intercity

$29 - $52

Train, bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Alkmaar, Station to Leeuwarden, Busstation 350

$25 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden 86.3 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Friesland is to rideshare which costs 8€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Friesland is to drive which takes 1 h 26 min and costs 18€ - 27€.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Friesland is 100 km. The road distance is 138 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Amsterdam to Friesland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Friesland. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Leeuwarden, Koepelkerk via Leeuwarden, Busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Friesland. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Leeuwarden via Almere Centrum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Friesland, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden 5 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Ns operates a train from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Dutch Railways (NS) also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Almere Centrum to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Almere Centrum to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Alkmaar, Station to Leeuwarden, Busstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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