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

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Train, bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Alkmaar, Station to Afsluitdijk, Kop Afsluitdijk 350

23€ - 43€

Cheapest option

Line 314 bus, line 135 bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the line 314 bus from Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade to Hoorn, Station 314
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Hoorn, Station to Den Oever, Busstation 135

19€ - 26€

2 alternative options

Train  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leeuwarden Intercity

28€ - 62€

Drive  •  1h 18m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Makkum 108 km

13€ - 20€

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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Makkum is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Makkum is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Makkum 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: 14 Apr 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Amsterdam to Makkum is to drive, which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Makkum is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Makkum. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade and arriving at Makkum, Botterstraat via Hoorn, Station, Den Oever, Busstation and Afsluitdijk, Kop Afsluitdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Makkum is 84 km. The road distance is 108 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Makkum without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 49m and costs 23€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Amsterdam to Makkum, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Makkum bus services, operated by EBS, depart from Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Makkum is to line 314 bus and line 135 bus which takes 4h 13m and costs 18€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 27€ - 65€ and takes 5h 12m.

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Amsterdam to Makkum bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Den Oever, Busstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Makkum is 108 km. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from Amsterdam to Makkum.

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  • Distance: 83.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 49m

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

You can take a bus from Amsterdam to Makkum via Hoorn, Station, Den Oever, Busstation, and Afsluitdijk, Kop Afsluitdijk in around 4h 13m. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leeuwarden hourly. Tickets cost 20€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 1m.

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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 28€
1st Class
30€ - 50€
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