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

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Recommended option

Train  •  45 min

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

9€ - 23€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the rideshare from Utrecht to Leiden 54.8 km

4€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade 56.7 km

130€ - 160€

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade 56.7 km

7€ - 11€

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Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Leiden, Lorentzkade is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Leiden, Lorentzkade is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Leiden, Lorentzkade is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade is to taxi which costs 130€ - 160€ and takes 43 min.

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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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The distance between Utrecht and Leiden, Lorentzkade is 43 km. The road distance is 56.7 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs 9€ - 23€.

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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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Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Leiden Lammenschans station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade is 57 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade.

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There are 979+ hotels available in Leiden, Lorentzkade. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 42.9 km
  • Duration: 45 min

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht Centraal to Leiden Lammenschans every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 9€ - 23€ and the journey takes 37 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 Utrecht Centraal to Leiden Lammenschans
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
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.

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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
4€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Utrecht to Leiden, Lorentzkade
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
130€ - 160€
Taxi Utrecht Midland
Phone
+31 30 744 0878
Website
taxi-utrecht-midland.nl
J.A. van den Berg Taxi
Phone
+31 30 889 0754
Cheapcab
Phone
+31 30 269 0724
Website
cheapcab.nl

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

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