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

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal Intercity / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, line 365 bus  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Leidseplein to Schiphol, Airport 397 / ...
  2. Take the line 365 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Leiden, Leiden Centraal 365

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Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam to Valkenburg 45.9 km

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Valkenburg 45.9 km

Amsterdam to Valkenburg by train and bus

The journey time between Amsterdam and Valkenburg is around 54 min and covers a distance of around 51 km. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and Arriva NL, the Amsterdam to Valkenburg service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206. Typically 460 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
44 min
Layover time:
10 min
Total time:
54 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
46 min
Journey distance:
51 km
Services per week:
460
Cheapest price:
€11
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:34
Last service departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Valkenburg train and bus schedules

Amsterdam → Valkenburg
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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

Frequently Asked Questions


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

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

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

The social distance requirement in Valkenburg 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: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Valkenburg is to drive which costs €6 - €9 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Valkenburg is to taxi which costs €110 - €130 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Valkenburg. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Leidseplein and arriving at Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206 via Schiphol, Airport and Leiden, Leiden Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Valkenburg is 38 km. The road distance is 45.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Valkenburg without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs €10 - €25.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Amsterdam to Valkenburg, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Valkenburg bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Amsterdam, Leidseplein station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Valkenburg is to train which takes 50 min and costs €10 - €25. Alternatively, you can bus and line 365 bus, which costs €9 - €14 and takes 2h 2m.

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Amsterdam to Valkenburg bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Leiden, Leiden Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Valkenburg is 46 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Amsterdam to Valkenburg.

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  • Distance: 38 km
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Valkenburg, South Holland, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €9 - €23 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Valkenburg via Schiphol, Airport and Leiden, Leiden Centraal in around 2h 2m.

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 Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Bus operators
Amsterdam Airport Express
Phone
+31 297 577 777
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Leidseplein to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6
Schedules at
Amsterdam Airport Express
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Leiden, Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Amsterdam to Valkenburg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
€110 - €130
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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