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There are 5 ways to get from Leiden to Amstelveen by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 51 subway  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Zuid Intercity
  2. Take the line 51 subway from Amsterdam, Station Zuid to Amstelveen, Amstelveen Centrum 51

$12 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 365 bus, line 300 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 365 bus from Leiden, Centraal to Schiphol, Airport 365
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amstelveen, Busstation 300

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Train, line 300 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Schiphol Airport Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amstelveen, Busstation 300

$11 - $20

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leiden to Amstelveen 23.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Amstelveen 23.7 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Amstelveen is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Amstelveen is to taxi which costs 90€ - 110€ and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leiden to Amstelveen station. However, there are services departing from Leiden, Centraal and arriving at Amstelveen, Busstation via Schiphol, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Leiden and Amstelveen is 30 km. The road distance is 38 km.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Amstelveen without a car is to train and line 51 subway which takes 40 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Leiden to Amstelveen, including transfers.

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Leiden to Amstelveen bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Leiden, Centraal station.

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Leiden to Amstelveen bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amstelveen, Busstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Amstelveen is 38 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Leiden to Amstelveen.

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There are 2434+ hotels available in Amstelveen. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Leiden to Amstelveen via Schiphol, Airport in around 1 h 10 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 Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Leiden Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Subway from Amsterdam, Station Zuid to Amstelveen, Amstelveen Centrum
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amstelveen, Busstation
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leiden, Centraal to Schiphol, Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Leiden to Amstelveen
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl

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