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

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

Recommended option

Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal Regional-Express / ...

$6 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 397 bus  •  44 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

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch to Amsterdam, Leidseplein
Ave. Duration
44 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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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam is to line 397 bus which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 44 min.

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hoofddorp and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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 44 min.

The train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.