There are 5 ways to get from The Hague to Amsterdam by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 813 / ...

6€ - 9€

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Rideshare  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the rideshare from The Hague to Amsterdam 60.4 km

4€

3 alternative options

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

11€ - 25€

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Hague to Amsterdam 58.1 km

130€ - 170€

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from The Hague to Amsterdam 58.1 km

8€ - 12€

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Amsterdam is to taxi which costs 130€ - 170€ and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from The Hague and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Den Haag HS and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between The Hague and Amsterdam is 51 km. The road distance is 58.1 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Amsterdam without a car is to bus which takes 45 min and costs 6€ - 9€.

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The bus from The Hague to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk takes 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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The Hague to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from The Hague station.

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The Hague to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Den Haag HS station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Amsterdam is to bus which takes 45 min and costs 6€ - 9€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 11€ - 25€ and takes 52 min.

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  • Distance: 51.2 km
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from The Hague to Amsterdam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 6€ - 8€ and the journey takes 45 min. Blablabus also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from The Hague to Amsterdam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 11€ - 25€ and the journey takes 52 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 Den Haag HS to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 25€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 15€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from The Hague to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from The Hague to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from The Hague to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
4€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from The Hague to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
130€ - 170€
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl

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The Hague to Amsterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The Hague to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Amsterdam is 58 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from The Hague to Amsterdam.

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Book your The Hague to Amsterdam bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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

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