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There are 4 ways to get from Heerlen to Schimmert by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 52 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 52 bus from Heerlen, Douvenrade to Schimmert, Kerk 52

2€ - 4€

3 alternative options

Train, line 52 bus  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from Heerlen to Meerssen Stoptrein RS18 / ...
  2. Take the line 52 bus from Meerssen, Station Arriva to Schimmert, Langstraat 52

5€ - 21€

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heerlen to Schimmert 14.5 km

30€ - 40€

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Heerlen to Schimmert 14.5 km

1€ - 3€

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The cheapest way to get from Heerlen to Schimmert is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heerlen to Schimmert is to taxi which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heerlen, Douvenrade and arriving at Schimmert, Kerk. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Heerlen and Schimmert is 11 km. The road distance is 14.5 km.

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The best way to get from Heerlen to Schimmert without a car is to line 52 bus which takes 30 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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The line 52 bus from Heerlen, Douvenrade to Schimmert, Kerk takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Heerlen to Schimmert bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Heerlen, Douvenrade station.

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Heerlen to Schimmert bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Schimmert, Kerk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heerlen to Schimmert is 15 km. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Heerlen to Schimmert.

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There are 1185+ hotels available in Schimmert. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 11.5 km
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Heerlen, Netherlands and Schimmert, Netherlands?

Arriva NL operates a bus from Heerlen, Douvenrade to Schimmert, Kerk hourly. Tickets cost 2€ - 4€ and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Heerlen to Meerssen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Website
arriva.nl
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heerlen to Meerssen
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Heerlen to Meerssen
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 18€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
13€ - 18€
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Heerlen, Douvenrade to Schimmert, Kerk
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Meerssen, Station Arriva to Schimmert, Langstraat
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Heerlen to Schimmert
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Veysel Özkul Taxiunternehmen und Kleintransporte
Phone
+49 241 9006222
Taxi-Mini-Car GmbH
Phone
+49 241/900700
Website
minicar-aachen.de
Central Car Autovermietung
Phone
+49 241/406487
Website
central-car.de
Sieswerda Taxi's B.V.
Phone
+31 46 451 9132
Ha-tax
Phone
+31 46 485 1462

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