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There are 6 ways to get from Hoofddorp to Dam Square by train, bus, tram, night bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal Sprinter

€8 - €19

Cheapest option

Line 397 bus  •  1h 6m

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

€3 - €5

4 alternative options

Line 341 bus, line 24 tram  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the line 341 bus from Hoofddorp, Centrum to Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg 341
  2. Take the line 24 tram from Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg to Amsterdam, Dam 24

€5 - €6

Night bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch to Amsterdam, Dam N97

€4 - €5

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hoofddorp to Dam Square 26.3 km

€60 - €80

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Hoofddorp to Dam Square 26.3 km

€3 - €5

Hoofddorp to Dam Square by train and walk

The journey time between Hoofddorp and Dam Square is around 23 min and covers a distance of around 22 km. The fastest journey normally takes 23 min. Services are operated by Dutch Railways (NS). Typically 562 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23 min
Fastest journey time:
23 min
Journey distance:
22 km
Services per week:
562
Cheapest price:
€8
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:04
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hoofddorp to Dam Square train and walk schedules

Hoofddorp → Dam Square
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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dam Square is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dam Square is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dam Square is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Hoofddorp to Dam Square is to drive which costs €3 - €5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hoofddorp to Dam Square is to taxi which costs €60 - €80 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch and arriving at Amsterdam, Elandsgracht. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 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 Dam Square is 16 km. The road distance is 26.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hoofddorp to Dam Square without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs €8 - €19.

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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 Dam Square bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch station.

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

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The best way to get from Hoofddorp to Dam Square is to train which takes 34 min and costs €8 - €19. Alternatively, you can line 397 bus, which costs €3 - €5 and takes 1h 6m.

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Map of how to get from Hoofddorp to Dam Square.
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  • Distance: 15.9 km
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Hoofddorp, Netherlands and Dam Square, Nord-Holland, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Hoofddorp to Amsterdam Centraal every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €8 - €19 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch to Amsterdam, Elandsgracht every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €3 - €5 and the journey takes 49 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
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €11
1st Class
€13 - €19
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Hoofddorp, Centrum to Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Connexxion
Bus from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch to Amsterdam, Elandsgracht
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Connexxion
Night bus from Hoofddorp, Graan voor Visch to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
Connexxion
Other operators
Taxi from Hoofddorp to Dam Square
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
€60 - €80
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Taxi Team Amsterdam
Phone
+31 64 444 4087
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+ 31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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Hoofddorp to Dam Square bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amsterdam, Elandsgracht station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hoofddorp to Dam Square is 26 km. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Hoofddorp to Dam Square.

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