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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 5 tram, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Amsterdam, Leidseplein to Amsterdam, Centraal Station 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koog-Zaandijk Express / ...

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 391 bus  •  1 h 19 min

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

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

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

$55 - $70

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

$27 - $40

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 - $7 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Leidseplein to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Koog-Zaandijk
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
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 - $7
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
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$27 - $40
UberBLACK
$50 - $70
UberVAN
$55 - $75
Taxi from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans?

The distance between Leidseplein and Zaanse Schans is 13 km. The road distance is 18 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans?

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

How long does it take to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans?

It takes approximately 57 min to get from Leidseplein to Zaanse Schans, including transfers.