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There are 6 ways to get from IJmuiden to Leiden by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 385 bus, train  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 385 bus from IJmuiden, Marktplein to Haarlem, Station ingang 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Haarlem to Leiden Centraal Intercity / ...

$9 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus, line 50 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from IJmuiden, Scheldestraat to Haarlem, Houtplein 3
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Haarlem, Tempeliersstraat to Leiden, Centraal 50

$8 - $13

4 alternative options

Line 3 bus, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from IJmuiden, Scheldestraat to Haarlem, Station C 3
  2. Take the train from Haarlem to Leiden Centraal Intercity / ...

$9 - $18

Line 385 bus, line 50 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 385 bus from IJmuiden, Marktplein to Haarlem, Station ingang 3 / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Haarlem, Station to Leiden, Centraal 50

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from IJmuiden to Leiden 29.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from IJmuiden to Leiden 29.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from IJmuiden to Leiden is to drive which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from IJmuiden to Leiden is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from IJmuiden to Leiden. However, there are services departing from IJmuiden, Marktplein and arriving at Leiden, Centraal via Haarlem, Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between IJmuiden and Leiden is 34 km. The road distance is 47.7 km.

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The best way to get from IJmuiden to Leiden without a car is to line 385 bus and train which takes 56 min and costs 8€ - 16€.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from IJmuiden to Leiden, including transfers.

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IJmuiden to Leiden bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from IJmuiden, Marktplein station.

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IJmuiden to Leiden bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Leiden, Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between IJmuiden to Leiden is 48 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from IJmuiden to Leiden.

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There are 1021+ hotels available in Leiden. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 21.4 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between IJmuiden, Netherlands and Leiden, Netherlands?

You can take a bus from IJmuiden to Leiden via Haarlem, Station ingang and Haarlem, Station in around 1 h 57 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 Haarlem to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from IJmuiden, Marktplein to Haarlem, Station ingang
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from IJmuiden, Scheldestraat to Haarlem, Station C
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from IJmuiden, Scheldestraat to Haarlem, Houtplein
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Haarlem, Station to Leiden, Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Haarlem, Tempeliersstraat to Leiden, Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from IJmuiden to Leiden
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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