There are 4 ways to get from Haarlem to Leiden by train, bus, taxi 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  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Haarlem to Leiden Centraal Intercity

$6 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 50 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Haarlem, Florapark to Leiden, Centraal 50

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Haarlem to Leiden 25.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Haarlem to Leiden 25.6 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Haarlem to Leiden is to line 50 bus which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Haarlem to Leiden is to train which takes 19 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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The distance between Haarlem and Leiden is 27 km. The road distance is 41 km.

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The train from Haarlem to Leiden Centraal takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Haarlem, Florapark and arriving at Leiden, Centraal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Haarlem and arriving at Leiden Centraal. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Haarlem to Leiden every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 19 min. Ns also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, Arriva NL operates a bus from Haarlem to Leiden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Haarlem to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Haarlem to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ns.nl
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Haarlem, Florapark to Leiden, Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Haarlem to Leiden
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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