There are 4 ways to get from Zaandam to Volendam by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Zaandam to Volendam is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 20 min.
The quickest way to get from Zaandam to Volendam is to taxi which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 20 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Zaandam to Volendam. However, there are services departing from Zaandam, Het Mennistenerf and arriving at Volendam, Volendam Centrum via Amsterdam, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.
The distance between Zaandam and Volendam is 18 km. The road distance is 25.7 km.
The best way to get from Zaandam to Volendam without a car is to train and line 316 bus which takes 50 min and costs 9€ - 13€.
It takes approximately 50 min to get from Zaandam to Volendam, including transfers.
Zaandam to Volendam bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Zaandam, Het Mennistenerf station.
Zaandam to Volendam bus services, operated by EBS, arrive at Volendam, Volendam Centrum station.
What companies run services between Zaandam, Netherlands and Volendam, Netherlands?
You can take a bus from Zaandam to Volendam via Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde and Amsterdam, Centraal Station in around 1 h 15 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, Het Mennistenerf to Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde
- Ave. Duration
- 37 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $3 - $6
- Schedules at
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