There are 4 ways to get from Utrecht to Leiden by train, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Leiden Lammenschans Intercity

$9 - $16

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Utrecht to Leiden 34.1 miles

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Utrecht to Leiden 34.2 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Leiden 34.2 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Leiden is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Leiden is to train which costs 7€ - 14€ and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Leiden is 44 km. The road distance is 54.8 km.

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The train from Utrecht Centraal to Leiden Lammenschans takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Leiden Lammenschans. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Leiden, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht to Leiden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Leiden Lammenschans
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Utrecht to Leiden
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Utrecht to Leiden
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Taxi Utrecht Midland
Phone
+31 30 744 0878
Website
taxi-utrecht-midland.nl
J.A. van den Berg Taxi
Phone
+31 30 889 0754
SuTax
Phone
+31 30 266 1313
Website
sutax.nl

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