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There are 3 ways to get from Franeker to Amsterdam by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the train from Leeuwarden to Amsterdam Zuid Intercity

25€ - 57€

2 alternative options

Bus, line 135 bus, line 314 bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Leeuwarden, Busstation to Den Oever, Busstation 350
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Den Oever, Busstation to Hoorn, Station 135
  3. Take the line 314 bus from Hoorn, Station to Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade 314

27€ - 35€

Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Franeker to Amsterdam 122.1 km

15€ - 23€

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The cheapest way to get from Franeker to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Franeker to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Franeker to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Franeker, Voorstraat and arriving at Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade via Leeuwarden, Busstation, Den Oever, Busstation and Hoorn, Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Franeker to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Franeker and arriving at Amsterdam, Rokin via Leeuwarden and Amsterdam, Station Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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The distance between Franeker and Amsterdam is 101 km. The road distance is 122.1 km.

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The best way to get from Franeker to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 3h 10m and costs 25€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from Franeker to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Franeker to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Leeuwarden, Busstation.

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Franeker to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leeuwarden station.

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The best way to get from Franeker to Amsterdam is to train which takes 3h 10m and costs 25€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 135 bus and line 314 bus, which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 4h 43m.

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  • Distance: 100.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 10m

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leeuwarden to Amsterdam Zuid hourly. Tickets cost 20€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Franeker to Amsterdam via Leeuwarden, Busstation, Den Oever, Busstation, and Hoorn, Station in around 4h 43m.

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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leeuwarden to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 28€
1st Class
30€ - 50€
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Franeker to Amsterdam bus services, operated by EBS, arrive at Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade station.

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Franeker to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Zuid station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Franeker to Amsterdam is 122 km. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Franeker to Amsterdam.

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