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There are 5 ways to get from Leiden to Delft by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Delft Intercity

$6 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 400 bus, line 55 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Leiden, Breestraat to Zoetermeer, Centrum West 400
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Zoetermeer, Centrum West to Delft, Station Delft 55

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leiden to Delft 14.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Delft 14.1 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leiden to Delft 14.1 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Delft is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Delft is to taxi which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leiden to Delft station. However, there are services departing from Leiden, Breestraat and arriving at Delft, Station Delft via Zoetermeer, Centrum West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Delft. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Leiden and Delft is 19 km. The road distance is 22.6 km.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Delft without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs 5€ - 10€.

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The train from Leiden Centraal to Delft takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Leiden to Delft bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Leiden, Breestraat station.

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Leiden to Delft train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leiden Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Delft is to train which takes 20 min and costs 5€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can line 400 bus and line 55 bus, which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Leiden to Delft.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leiden to Delft every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leiden to Delft via Zoetermeer, Centrum West in around 1 h 14 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 Delft
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leiden, Breestraat to Zoetermeer, Centrum West
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arriva.nl
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Zoetermeer, Centrum West to Delft, Station Delft
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Uber Southern Netherlands
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leiden to Delft
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$40 - $60
UberBLACK
$55 - $80
UberVAN
$60 - $85
Taxi from Leiden to Delft
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Leiden to Delft bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Delft, Station Delft.

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Leiden to Delft train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Delft station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Delft is 23 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Leiden to Delft.

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