There are 2 ways to get from Leiden to Drenthe by train or car
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Leiden to Drenthe by train
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are mandatory
- There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
- Observe COVID-19 safety rules
- Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
- Inter-regional travel is permitted
- Nationwide control measures in place
- Regional restriction measures in place
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Drenthe is 1351.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Drenthe is mandatory.
Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Leiden to Drenthe is to train, which costs €21 - €50 and takes 2h 8m.
The quickest way to get from Leiden to Drenthe is to train which costs €21 - €50 and takes 2h 8m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Assen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 8m.
The distance between Leiden and Drenthe is 167 km. The road distance is 220.6 km.
The best way to get from Leiden to Drenthe without a car is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs €21 - €50.
The train from Leiden Centraal to Assen takes 2h 8m including transfers and departs hourly.
Leiden to Drenthe train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leiden Centraal station.
Leiden to Drenthe train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Assen station.
Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Drenthe is 221 km. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Leiden to Drenthe.
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What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Drenthe, Netherlands?
Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leiden Centraal to Assen hourly. Tickets cost €21 - €50 and the journey takes 2h 8m.
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.
Train from Leiden Centraal to Assen
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 8m
- Estimated price
- €21 - €50
- Dutch Railways (NS)
- Book at
- Netherlands Rail Pass
- 2nd Class
- €21 - €30
- 1st Class
- €35 - €50
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