Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Leiden

Showing times and prices for 20 Jan

Cheapest

£10

Average

£10

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Amsterdam to Leiden will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.

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22:08Amsterdam Centraal0h35 22:43Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way
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22:38Amsterdam Centraal0h35 23:13Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way
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22:05Amsterdam Centraal0h35 22:40Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way
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22:35Amsterdam Centraal0h35 23:10Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way
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22:11Amsterdam Centraal0h40 22:51Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way

Train schedule Amsterdam to Leiden

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08:04Amsterdam Centraal0h36 08:40Leiden Centraal
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08:08Amsterdam Centraal0h35 08:43Leiden Centraal
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08:11Amsterdam Centraal0h39 08:50Leiden Centraal
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08:20Amsterdam Centraal0h36 08:56Leiden Centraal
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08:28Amsterdam Centraal0h35 09:03Leiden Centraal
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08:34Amsterdam Centraal0h36 09:10Leiden Centraal
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22:05Amsterdam Centraal0h35 22:40Leiden Centraal
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22:08Amsterdam Centraal0h35 22:43Leiden Centraal
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22:11Amsterdam Centraal0h40 22:51Leiden Centraal
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22:35Amsterdam Centraal0h35 23:10Leiden Centraal
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22:38Amsterdam Centraal0h35 23:13Leiden Centraal
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22:41Amsterdam Centraal0h40 23:21Leiden Centraal
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20 Jan
£9Ns_ic
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21 Jan
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Sat
22 Jan
£9Ns
Mon
24 Jan
£9Ns
Tue
25 Jan
£9Ns_ic
Thu
27 Jan
£9Ns
Fri
28 Jan
£9Ns
Sat
29 Jan
£9Ns_ic
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30 Jan
£9Ns_ic
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31 Jan
£9Ns_ic
Tue
1 Feb
£9Ns_ic

Fastest train times from Amsterdam to Leiden

Showing times and prices for 20 Jan

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

36 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

36 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Amsterdam for Leiden every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 36 km distance in an average of 36 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 35 m .

The slowest trains will take 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:08Amsterdam Centraal0h35 08:43Leiden Centraal
1 changes
£101One-way
Fastest
22:08Amsterdam Centraal0h35 22:43Leiden Centraal
1 changes
£101One-way
Fastest
22:38Amsterdam Centraal0h35 23:13Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way
Fastest
22:05Amsterdam Centraal0h35 22:40Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way
Fastest
22:35Amsterdam Centraal0h35 23:10Leiden Centraal
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£101One-way

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Leiden

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
durationAverage train duration35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day

Trains from Amsterdam to Leiden cover the 22 miles (36 km) long route taking on average 35 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of train tickets is £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

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FAQs

What is the cost of cheap trains from Amsterdam to Leiden?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Leiden from Amsterdam for as low as £9  for the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Amsterdam to Leiden?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Amsterdam to Leiden train to cost on average £9  one way.

How far is it from Amsterdam to Leiden by train?

The distance to Leiden from Amsterdam by train is approximately 22 miles (36 km).

How long does it take from Amsterdam to Leiden by train?

On average the Amsterdam to Leiden train time is 35 min  covering the 22 miles (36 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Amsterdam and arrival train station in Leiden?

When departing from Amsterdam, you have various train station options to start your route from including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. When arriving in Leiden, you can end your trip in train stations like Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.

Omio customers book a train from Amsterdam Centraal   to Leiden Centraal   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Amsterdam located? Where is the arrival train station in Leiden located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Amsterdam Centraal, located approximately 0.6 miles (916 m) from the city centre of Amsterdam. The most popular arrival train station in Leiden, called Leiden Centraal, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.

Are there any Amsterdam to Leiden direct trains?

Yes, there are 50 direct trains per day from Amsterdam to Leiden. You can look to travel with Ns_ic or Ns  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.

How many train services per day are there from Amsterdam to Leiden?

The average number of trains departing Amsterdam for Leiden is 50 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Amsterdam to Leiden? When can I take the last train for the day?

If you prefer early morning trains from Amsterdam to Leiden, the first train leaves at 07: 04. If you prefer late night trains from Amsterdam to Leiden, the last train of the day leaves at 07: 35. Omio shows you the latest train from Amsterdam to Leiden timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How early should I book Amsterdam to Leiden train tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Amsterdam to Leiden is on average £9 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Amsterdam to Leiden available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Leiden
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your journey to Leiden.
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Public transport options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
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