There are 6 ways to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 15 min.
The quickest way to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam is to train which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 12 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zaandam, De Vlinder and arriving at Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zaandam and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.
The distance between Zaandam and Amsterdam is 8 km. The road distance is 14.5 km.
The best way to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 8€.
The train from Zaandam to Amsterdam Centraal takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Zaandam to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Zaandam, De Vlinder station.
Zaandam to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Zaandam station.
The best way to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can line 394 bus, which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 22 min.
What companies run services between Zaandam, Netherlands and Amsterdam, Netherlands?
Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Zaandam to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Zaandam to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 22 min.
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.
Train from Zaandam to Amsterdam Centraal
Bus from Zaandam, De Vlinder to Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade
- Ave. Duration
- 22 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $3 - $6
- Schedules at
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More Questions & Answers
Zaandam to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade station.
Zaandam to Amsterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.
Yes, the driving distance between Zaandam to Amsterdam is 15 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Zaandam to Amsterdam.
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