There are 6 ways to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Zaandam to Amsterdam Centraal Regional-Express / ...

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 392 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 392 bus from Zaandam, De Vlinder to Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade 391 / ...

$3 - $6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zaandam to Amsterdam 9.1 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Zaandam to Amsterdam 9.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Zaandam to Amsterdam 9.1 miles

$28 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Walk from Zaandam to Amsterdam 6.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zaandam to Amsterdam is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 8€.

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The distance between Zaandam and Amsterdam is 8 km. The road distance is 15 km.

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The train from Zaandam to Amsterdam Centraal takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zaandam, De Vlinder and arriving at Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zaandam and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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What companies run services between Zaandam, Netherlands and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Zaandam to Amsterdam every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 12 min. Ns also services this route every 15 minutes. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Zaandam to Amsterdam every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Zaandam to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Zaandam to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Zaandam, De Vlinder to Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zaandam to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$28 - $40
UberBLACK
$40 - $60
UberVAN
$45 - $60
Taxi from Zaandam to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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