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There are 5 ways to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans by tram, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 19 tram, train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 19 tram from Amsterdam, Leidseplein to Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk 19
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans Sprinter

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 391 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 391 bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Zaanse Schans 391

$5 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans 11.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans 11.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans 11.4 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans is to drive which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans is to taxi which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Leidseplein and arriving at Zaandam, Zaanse Schans via Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Leidseplein and Zaanse Schans is 13 km. The road distance is 18.3 km.

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The best way to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans without a car is to line 19 tram and train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs 6€ - 11€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans, including transfers.

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Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde.

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Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Zaandam, Zaanse Schans station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans is 18 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans.

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There are 2920+ hotels available in Zaanse Schans. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Leidseplein, Netherlands and Zaanse Schans, Netherlands?

Connexxion operates a bus from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Leidseplein to Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
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 Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$26 - $40
UberBLACK
$45 - $65
UberVAN
$50 - $70
Taxi from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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