There are 6 ways to get from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Sloterdijk Sprinter
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Alkmaar Intercity

$13 - $25

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Rideshare  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Alkmaar 28 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Line 300 bus, train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Schiphol, Handelskade to Haarlem, Station 300
  2. Take the train from Haarlem to Alkmaar Sprinter / ...

$11 - $19

Line 300 bus, line 73 bus, line 163 bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Schiphol, Handelskade to Haarlem, Station 300
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Haarlem, Station D to Uitgeest, Station 73
  3. Take the line 163 bus from Uitgeest, Station to Alkmaar, Hooftplein 163

$10 - $18

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar 29.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar 29.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar. However, there are services departing from Schiphol, Handelskade and arriving at Alkmaar, Hooftplein via Haarlem, Station D and Uitgeest, Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar. However, there are services departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Alkmaar via Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Schiphol Station and Alkmaar is 37 km. The road distance is 47.2 km.

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The best way to get from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar without a car is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs 11€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar, including transfers.

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Schiphol Station to Alkmaar bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Schiphol, Handelskade station.

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Schiphol Station to Alkmaar train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Schiphol Airport station.

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The best way to get from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs 11€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can line 300 bus and line 73 bus and line 163 bus, which costs 8€ - 16€ and takes 3 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar.
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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Schiphol Station, Netherlands and Alkmaar, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar via Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar via Schiphol, Handelskade, Haarlem, Station, Haarlem, Station D, and Uitgeest, Station in around 3 h 7 min.

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
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Haarlem to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Handelskade to Haarlem, Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Haarlem, Station D to Uitgeest, Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Uitgeest, Station to Alkmaar, Hooftplein
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Schiphol Station to Alkmaar bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Alkmaar, Hooftplein station.

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Schiphol Station to Alkmaar train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Alkmaar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schiphol Station to Alkmaar is 47 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Schiphol Station to Alkmaar.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Schiphol Station and Alkmaar. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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