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

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Sloterdijk Intercity
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans Sprinter

$14 - $27

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Bus, line 395 bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 175 / ...
  2. Take the line 395 bus from Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk to Zaandam, Borgerdiep 395

$6 - $11

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Train, line 391 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity / ...
  2. Take the line 391 bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Zaanse Schans 391

$14 - $25

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Hague to Zaanse Schans 44.1 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from The Hague to Zaanse Schans 44.1 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Zaanse Schans is to bus and line 395 bus which costs 4€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Zaanse Schans is to taxi which costs 160€ - 200€ and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Hague to Zaanse Schans. However, there are services departing from The Hague and arriving at Zaandam, Borgerdiep via Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Zaanse Schans. However, there are services departing from Den Haag Centraal and arriving at Zaandijk Zaanse Schans via Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between The Hague and Zaanse Schans is 56 km. The road distance is 70.6 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Zaanse Schans without a car is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs 12€ - 23€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from The Hague to Zaanse Schans, including transfers.

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

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The Hague to Zaanse Schans train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Den Haag Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Zaanse Schans is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs 12€ - 23€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 395 bus, which costs 4€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 52 min.

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  • Distance: 34.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Zaanse Schans, Netherlands?

You can take a train from The Hague to Zaanse Schans via Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Zaandijk Zaanse Schans in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Hague to Zaanse Schans via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk, and Zaandam, Borgerdiep in around 1 h 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 Centraal to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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.

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

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk to Zaandam, Borgerdiep
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Zaandam, Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Taxi from The Hague to Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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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The Hague to Zaanse Schans bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Zaandam, Borgerdiep station.

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The Hague to Zaanse Schans train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Zaandijk Zaanse Schans station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Zaanse Schans is 71 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from The Hague to Zaanse Schans.

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There are 2951+ hotels available in Zaanse Schans. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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