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There are 4 ways to get from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leiden Centraal Intercity / ...

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Line 341 bus, line 365 bus  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the line 341 bus from Amsterdam, De Boelelaan/VU to Schiphol, Airport 341
  2. Take the line 365 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Leiden, Kooiplein 365

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden 37.3 km

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden 37.3 km

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden by walk and train

464 Weekly Services
37 min Average Duration
€8 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden is to drive which costs €7 - €11 and takes 29 min.

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The fastest way to get from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs €100 - €130.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, De Boelelaan/VU and arriving at Leiden, Kooiplein via Schiphol, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Zuid and arriving at Leiden Centraal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Leiden is 37 km. The road distance is 37.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs €8 - €20.

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The train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leiden Centraal takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Amsterdam, De Boelelaan/VU station.

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Zuid station.

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The best way to get from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden is to train which takes 37 min and costs €8 - €20. Alternatively, you can line 341 bus and line 365 bus, which costs €9 - €13 and takes 1h 28m.

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  • Distance: 36.9 km
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands and Leiden, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leiden Centraal every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €8 - €20 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden via Amsterdam, De Boelelaan/VU and Schiphol, Airport in around 1h 28m.

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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €20
Website
https://www.ns.nl/en
2nd Class Full Fare
€8 - €12
1st Class Full Fare
€14 - €20
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
0800-0232 545
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Leiden, Kooiplein
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
€100 - €130
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Taxi Now
Phone
+31 20 2101325
Website
taxi-now.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+ 31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl
Dutch Cab Company
Phone
+31 202101511
Website
dutchcabcompany.nl

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Leiden, Kooiplein station.

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Leiden Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden is 37 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam to Leiden.

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