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There are 2 ways to get from Leiden to Sellingen by train, bus or car

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Train, line 72 bus

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Emmen
  3. Take the line 72 bus from Emmen, Station to Sellingen, Hassebergerweg


  1. Drive from Leiden to Sellingen

Leiden to Sellingen by train and bus

The journey time between Leiden and Sellingen is around 12h 16m and covers a distance of around 241 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 8m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 26m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Blauwnet and Qbuzz, the Leiden to Sellingen service departs from Leiden Centraal and arrives in Sellingen, Hassebergerweg. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 7m
Layover time:
9h 8m
Total time:
12h 16m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 26m
Journey distance:
241 km
Services per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
Last service departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Leiden to Sellingen train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Sellingen is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Leiden to Sellingen is to drive which takes 2h 54m and costs €30 - €50.

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The distance between Leiden and Sellingen is 200 km. The road distance is 248.7 km.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Sellingen without a car is to train and line 72 bus which takes 4h 27m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Leiden to Sellingen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Sellingen is 249 km. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Leiden to Sellingen.

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  • Distance: 199.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 27m

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

There is no direct connection from Leiden to Sellingen. However, you can take the train to Zwolle, take the train to Emmen, take the walk to Emmen, Station, then take the line 72 bus to Sellingen, Hassebergerweg. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Sellingen.

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
+31 30 751 5155
Train from Leiden Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€16 - €23
1st Class
€27 - €40
Train from Zwolle to Emmen
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Every 30 minutes
Bus operators
033 -4601580
Bus from Emmen, Station to Sellingen, Hassebergerweg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €6

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