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There are 5 ways to get from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal Sprinter

$5 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 397 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 397 bus from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch to Amsterdam, Leidseplein 397

$3 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam 14.4 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam 14.4 miles

$3 - $6

Walk  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam 11.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam is to line 397 bus which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam is to taxi which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch and arriving at Amsterdam, Leidseplein. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hoofddorp and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Hoofddorp and Amsterdam is 16 km. The road distance is 23 km.

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The best way to get from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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The train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Hoofddorp to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch station.

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

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The best way to get from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam is to train which takes 23 min and costs 5€ - 9€. Alternatively, you can line 397 bus, which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 40 min.

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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $11 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 40 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 Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch to Amsterdam, Leidseplein
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Hoofddorp to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amsterdam, Leidseplein station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hoofddorp to Amsterdam is 23 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam.

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