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

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Train  •  49 min

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

$10 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk 075 / ...

$2 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Hague to Amsterdam 36.4 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from The Hague to Amsterdam 36.4 miles

$8 - $13

Rideshare  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from The Hague to Amsterdam 37.8 miles

$5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 2€ - 5€ and takes 45 min.

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

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The distance between The Hague and Amsterdam is 51 km. The road distance is 58 km.

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The train from Den Haag HS to Amsterdam Centraal takes 49 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from The Hague and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. Services depart every 15 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 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from The Hague to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $19 and the journey takes 49 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from The Hague to Amsterdam 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 45 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
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag HS to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Den Haag HS to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from The Hague to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from The Hague to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
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

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