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There are 5 ways to get from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 431 bus  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leiden Centraal
  3. Take the line 431 bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206 431 / ...

Cheapest option

Line 67 bus, train  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the line 67 bus from Zaandijk, Beeldentuin to Zaandam, Station 67
  2. Take the train from Zaandam to Leiden Centraal Sprinter

3 alternative options

Line 391 bus, train  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the line 391 bus from Zaandam, Zaanse Schans to Amsterdam, Centraal Station 391
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal Intercity / ...

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg 57.9 km

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg 57.9 km

Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg by train and bus

The journey time between Zaanse Schans and Valkenburg is around 1h 20m and covers a distance of around 58 km. This includes an average layover time of around 28 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 4m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and Arriva NL, the Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg service departs from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans and arrives in Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206. Typically 411 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
51 min
Layover time:
28 min
Total time:
1h 20m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 4m
Journey distance:
58 km
Services per week:
411
Cheapest price:
€17
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:58
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg train and bus schedules

Departing Monday, October 25, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg is to drive which costs €7 - €11 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg is to taxi which costs €130 - €170 and takes 43 min.

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The distance between Zaanse Schans and Valkenburg is 42 km. The road distance is 57.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg without a car is to train and line 431 bus which takes 1h 7m and costs €17 - €45.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg is 58 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg.

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Map of how to get from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg.
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  • Distance: 41.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Zaanse Schans, Netherlands and Valkenburg, South Holland, Netherlands?

There is no direct connection from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg. However, you can take the train to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, take the train to Leiden Centraal, take the walk to Leiden, Leiden Centraal, then take the line 431 bus to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg via Zaandam, Station, Zaandam, Leiden Centraal, and Leiden, Leiden Centraal in around 1h 46m.

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 Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €17
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€12 - €17
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€15 - €22
Train from Zaandam to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
arriva.nl
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Zaandijk, Beeldentuin to Zaandam, Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Connexxion
Bus from Zaandam, Zaanse Schans to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Connexxion
Other operators
Taxi from Zaanse Schans to Valkenburg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
€130 - €170
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Taxi Team Amsterdam
Phone
+31 64 444 4087
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
Taxi Wester Alcmaria 072-4444444
Phone
+31 72 444 4444
Website
taxialcmaria.nl
Taxi Alkmaar Martin
Phone
+31 6 27444422
Hofland Taxi
Phone
+31 72 511 1112

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