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There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to The Hague by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag HS Intercity

11€ - 25€

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Rideshare  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to The Hague 61 km

4€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to The Hague K1959 / ...

6€ - 8€

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam to The Hague 58.8 km

140€ - 170€

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to The Hague 58.8 km

7€ - 11€

Amsterdam → The Hague
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  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in The Hague is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in The Hague is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in The Hague is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to The Hague is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to The Hague is to taxi which costs 140€ - 170€ and takes 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at The Hague. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Den Haag HS. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and The Hague is 51 km. The road distance is 58.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to The Hague without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs 11€ - 25€.

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The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag HS takes 53 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Amsterdam to The Hague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to The Hague train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to The Hague is to train which takes 53 min and costs 11€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 8€ and takes 1h.

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  • Distance: 51.2 km
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and The Hague, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Den Haag HS every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 11€ - 25€ and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to The Hague once daily. Tickets cost 6€ - 8€ and the journey takes 1h.

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 Den Haag HS
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 25€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to The Hague
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to The Hague
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
4€
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Amsterdam to The Hague
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
140€ - 170€
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Taxi Team Amsterdam
Phone
+31 64 444 4087
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+ 31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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Amsterdam to The Hague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at The Hague station.

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Amsterdam to The Hague train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Den Haag HS station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to The Hague is 59 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Amsterdam to The Hague.

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There are 737+ hotels available in The Hague. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Amsterdam and The Hague. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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