There are 3 ways to get from Giethoorn to Leiden by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Steenwijk to Leiden Centraal Intercity

$25 - $46

Cheapest option

Line 71 bus, line 140 bus, train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Zwartsluis, Busstation to Emmeloord, Busstation 71
  2. Take the line 140 bus from Emmeloord, Busstation to Lelystad, Station Centrum 140
  3. Take the train from Lelystad Centrum to Leiden Centraal

$18 - $34

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Giethoorn to Leiden 97 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Giethoorn and Leiden is 125 km. The road distance is 155.2 km.

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The best way to get from Giethoorn to Leiden without a car is to train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Giethoorn to Leiden, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Giethoorn to Leiden is 155 km. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Giethoorn to Leiden.

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There are 1033+ hotels available in Leiden. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 78.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Giethoorn, Netherlands and Leiden, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Giethoorn to Leiden hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min.

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 Steenwijk to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Lelystad Centrum to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
OV Regio IJsselmond
Phone
900 - 266 63 99
Website
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Zwartsluis, Busstation to Emmeloord, Busstation
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Emmeloord, Busstation to Lelystad, Station Centrum
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ovregioijsselmond.nl

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