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

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Bus  •  2 h

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

$8 - $15

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leeuwarden Intercity

$29 - $48

Train, bus  •  3 h 7 min

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

$24 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden 86.3 miles

$21 - $35

Rideshare  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden 86.1 miles

$9 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden 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 Leeuwarden is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Leeuwarden is 111 km. The road distance is 138.1 km.

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The bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leeuwarden takes 2 h including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Leeuwarden. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden 5 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
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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