There are 4 ways to get from Leiden to Alkmaar by train, bus, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Alkmaar, Netherlands?
You can take a train from Leiden to Alkmaar via Haarlem in around 1 h 9 min.
Train from Leiden Centraal to Haarlem
- Ave. Duration
- 19 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $7 - $13
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Train from Haarlem to Alkmaar
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Leiden to Alkmaar?
The distance between Leiden and Alkmaar is 55 km. The road distance is 68 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Leiden to Alkmaar?
The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Alkmaar is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 43 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Leiden to Alkmaar?
The quickest way to get from Leiden to Alkmaar is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs 160€ - 190€.
Is there a direct train between Leiden and Alkmaar?
No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Alkmaar. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Alkmaar via Haarlem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.
How long does it take to get from Leiden to Alkmaar?
It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Leiden to Alkmaar, including transfers.