There are 7 ways to get from The Hague to Leiden by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot

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

Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Leiden Centraal Intercity

$5 - $10

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  34 min

  1. Take the rideshare from The Hague to Leiden 13.6 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Den Haag, Boslaan to Leiden, Darwinweg 43 / ...

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Hague to Leiden 12.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from The Hague to Leiden 12.9 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Hague to Leiden 12.9 miles

$55 - $75

Walk  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Walk from The Hague to Leiden 10.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Leiden is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Leiden is to train which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 12 min.

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The distance between The Hague and Leiden is 15 km. The road distance is 20.7 km.

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The train from Den Haag Centraal to Leiden Centraal takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Den Haag, Boslaan and arriving at Leiden, Darwinweg. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Den Haag Centraal and arriving at Leiden Centraal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from The Hague to Leiden every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from The Hague to Leiden hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 41 min. Arriva NL also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Den Haag, Centraal to Leiden, Korevaarstraat
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from The Hague to Leiden
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Südniederlande
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Hague to Leiden
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$35 - $55
UberBLACK
$55 - $75
UberVAN
$60 - $85
Taxi from The Hague to Leiden
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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