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There are 6 ways to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden by bus, subway, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 33 bus, subway, train  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam, Meijersplein Metro B13 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Rotterdam, Meijersplein to Den Haag, Laan van NOI E
  3. Take the train from Den Haag Laan v NOI to Leiden Centraal

$10 - $14

5 alternative options

Line 170 bus, line 400 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 170 bus from Berkel en Rodenrijs, Rodenrijs Metro to Zoetermeer, Centrum West Uitstaphalte 170
  2. Take the line 400 bus from Zoetermeer, Centrum West to Leiden, Korevaarstraat 800 / ...

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden 19.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden 19.3 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Rotterdam Airport to Leiden 19.3 miles

$35 - $140

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden 19.3 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden is to drive which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden is to taxi which costs 70€ - 90€ and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam Airport (RTM) and Leiden is 24 km. The road distance is 31 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden without a car is to line 33 bus and subway and train which takes 55 min and costs 9€ - 13€.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden is 31 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden.
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  • Distance: 14.8 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Rotterdam Airport (RTM), Netherlands and Leiden, Netherlands?

You can take a bus from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden via Rotterdam, Meijersplein Metro, Rotterdam, Meijersplein, Berkel en Rodenrijs, Rodenrijs, Berkel en Rodenrijs, Rodenrijs Metro, Zoetermeer, Centrum West Uitstaphalte, and Zoetermeer, Centrum West in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
RET
Phone
+31 900 5006010
Email
klantenservice@ret.nl
Website
ret.nl
Subway from Rotterdam, Meijersplein to Den Haag, Laan van NOI
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ret.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 Den Haag Laan v NOI to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
RET
Phone
+31 900 5006010
Email
klantenservice@ret.nl
Website
ret.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam, Meijersplein Metro
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ret.nl
Bus from Berkel en Rodenrijs, Rodenrijs Metro to Zoetermeer, Centrum West Uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ret.nl
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Zoetermeer, Centrum West to Leiden, Korevaarstraat
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Uber Southern Netherlands
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$55 - $75
UberBLACK
$75 - $110
UberVAN
$80 - $110
Taxi from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Leiden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Rotterdam Airport to Leiden
Estimated price
$35 - $140

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