There are 3 ways to get from Den Helder to Leeuwarden by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Den Helder, Station to Middenmeer, Alkmaarseweg 135
  2. Take the bus from Middenmeer, Alkmaarseweg to Leeuwarden, Busstation 350

$16 - $24

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Den Helder to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Leeuwarden Intercity

$39 - $71

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Den Helder to Leeuwarden 57.6 miles

$14 - $21

What companies run services between Den Helder, Netherlands and Leeuwarden, Netherlands?

You can take a bus from Den Helder to Leeuwarden via Middenmeer, Alkmaarseweg in around 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Den Helder to Leeuwarden via Utrecht Centraal in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Helder to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Den Helder, Station to Middenmeer, Alkmaarseweg
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Middenmeer, Alkmaarseweg to Leeuwarden, Busstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Den Helder to Leeuwarden?

The distance between Den Helder and Leeuwarden is 75 km. The road distance is 92 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Den Helder to Leeuwarden?

The cheapest way to get from Den Helder to Leeuwarden is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Den Helder to Leeuwarden?

The quickest way to get from Den Helder to Leeuwarden is to drive which takes 1 h 5 min and costs 11€ - 17€.

Is there a direct train between Den Helder and Leeuwarden?

No, there is no direct train from Den Helder to Leeuwarden. However, there are services departing from Den Helder and arriving at Leeuwarden via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Den Helder and Leeuwarden?

No, there is no direct bus from Den Helder to Leeuwarden. However, there are services departing from Den Helder, Station and arriving at Leeuwarden, Busstation via Middenmeer, Alkmaarseweg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Den Helder to Leeuwarden?

It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Den Helder to Leeuwarden, including transfers.