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There are 3 ways to get from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 431 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Hoofddorp to Leiden Centraal Sprinter
  2. Take the line 431 bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206 431 / ...

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Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg 31.1 km

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg 31.1 km

Hoofddorp to Valkenburg by train and bus

The journey time between Hoofddorp and Valkenburg is around 37 min and covers a distance of around 26 km. This includes an average layover time of around 11 min. The fastest journey normally takes 28 min. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and Arriva NL, the Hoofddorp to Valkenburg service departs from Hoofddorp and arrives in Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206. Typically 446 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
25 min
Layover time:
11 min
Total time:
37 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
28 min
Journey distance:
26 km
Services per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
Last service departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hoofddorp to Valkenburg train and bus schedules

Departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg is to drive which costs €4 - €6 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg is to taxi which costs €75 - €90 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Hoofddorp and Valkenburg is 22 km. The road distance is 31.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg without a car is to train and line 431 bus which takes 30 min and costs €9 - €21.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hoofddorp to Valkenburg is 31 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg.

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Map of how to get from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg.
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  • Distance: 22.3 km
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Hoofddorp, Netherlands and Valkenburg, South Holland, Netherlands?

There is no direct connection from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg. However, you can take the train to Leiden Centraal, take the walk to Leiden, Leiden Centraal, then take the line 431 bus to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Valkenburg.

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
+31 30 751 5155
Train from Hoofddorp to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€13 - €19
Bus operators
Arriva NL
+31 900 2022022
Bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206
Ave. Duration
8 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Other operators
Taxi from Hoofddorp to Valkenburg
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
€75 - €90
TCA Taxi
+31 20 777 7777
Taxi Team Amsterdam
+31 64 444 4087
+31 20 705 8888
+ 31 10 262 2540
+31 20 260 0810

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