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

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Train, line 151 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar Intercity
  2. Take the line 151 bus from Alkmaar, Station to Petten, Plein 1945 151 / ...

$11 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 305 bus, line 129 bus, line 151 bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 305 bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Purmerend, Tramplein 305
  2. Take the line 129 bus from Purmerend, Tramplein to Alkmaar, Station 129
  3. Take the line 151 bus from Alkmaar, Station to Petten, Plein 1945 151 / ...

$11 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam to Petten 39.3 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Petten 39.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Petten is to drive which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Petten is to taxi which costs 150€ - 180€ and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam station to Petten. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station and arriving at Petten, Plein 1945 via Purmerend, Tramplein and Alkmaar, Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Petten is 46 km. The road distance is 62.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Petten without a car is to train and line 151 bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs 9€ - 18€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Amsterdam to Petten, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Petten bus services, operated by EBS, arrive at Amsterdam, Centraal Station.

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Amsterdam to Petten bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Petten, Plein 1945 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Petten is 63 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Amsterdam to Petten.

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There are 929+ hotels available in Petten. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Petten.
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  • Distance: 29.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

You can take a bus from Amsterdam to Petten via Purmerend, Tramplein and Alkmaar, Station in around 2 h 25 min.

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 Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Alkmaar, Station to Petten, Plein 1945
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Purmerend, Tramplein to Alkmaar, Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
EBS
Website
ebs-ov.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Purmerend, Tramplein
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
ebs-ov.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Amsterdam to Petten
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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