There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Harlingen by train, bus or car

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Harlingen hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min. Alternatively, Arriva NL operates a bus from Amsterdam to Harlingen hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Almere Centrum to Leeuwarden
Avg. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Avg. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Alkmaar, Station to Afsluitdijk, Kop Afsluitdijk
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Amsterdam to Harlingen?

The distance between Amsterdam and Harlingen is 96 km. The road distance is 112 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Harlingen?

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Harlingen is to drive which costs 17€ and takes 1 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Harlingen?

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Harlingen is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs 17€.

Is there a direct train between Amsterdam and Harlingen?

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Harlingen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Harlingen(NL) via Almere Centrum and Leeuwarden. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

Is there a direct bus between Amsterdam and Harlingen?

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Harlingen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade and arriving at Harlingen, Station via Purmerend, Tramplein, Alkmaar, Station and Afsluitdijk, Kop Afsluitdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Amsterdam to Harlingen?

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Amsterdam to Harlingen, including transfers.