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

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Train, line 43 bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal Intercity / ...
  2. Take the line 43 bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Wassenaar, Ter Weerlaan 43

12€ - 24€

Cheapest option

Line 397 bus, bus  •  2h 17m

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

12€ - 15€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam to Wassenaar 48 km

110€ - 140€

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Wassenaar 48 km

6€ - 9€

Amsterdam to Wassenaar by bus

The bus journey time between Amsterdam and Wassenaar is around 2h 13m and covers a distance of around 55 km. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 42m. Operated by Connexxion, Arriva NL, Dutch Railways (NS) and others, the Amsterdam to Wassenaar bus service departs from Amsterdam, Busstation Elandsgracht and arrives in Wassenaar, Stadhoudersplein. Typically 170 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Wassenaar bus schedules

Amsterdam → Wassenaar
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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 Wassenaar is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Wassenaar 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: 17 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Wassenaar is to drive which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Wassenaar is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam station to Wassenaar. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Busstation Elandsgracht and arriving at Wassenaar, Stadhoudersplein via Schiphol, Airport and Leiden, Leiden Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Wassenaar is 42 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Wassenaar without a car is to train and line 43 bus which takes 1h 12m and costs 11€ - 25€.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Amsterdam to Wassenaar, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Wassenaar bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Amsterdam, Busstation Elandsgracht.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Wassenaar is 48 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Amsterdam to Wassenaar.

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There are 218+ hotels available in Wassenaar. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 41.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 12m

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

You can take a bus from Amsterdam to Wassenaar via Schiphol, Airport and Leiden, Leiden Centraal in around 2h 17m.

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
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Leiden, Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
arriva.nl
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
Bus from Schiphol Airport to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
Other operators
Taxi from Amsterdam to Wassenaar
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
110€ - 140€
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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