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from Leiden to Amsterdam

You can get from Leiden to Amsterdam by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leiden to Amsterdam on 24 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50Leiden Centraal0h35 09:25Amsterdam Centraal
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£91One-way
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08:50Leiden Centraal0h35 09:25Amsterdam Centraal
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£91One-way
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08:20Leiden Centraal0h35 08:55Amsterdam Centraal
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£91One-way
08:47Leiden Centraal0h35 09:22Amsterdam Centraal
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£91One-way
08:17Leiden Centraal0h35 08:52Amsterdam Centraal
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£91One-way

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Tue
24 May
£9Ns
Wed
25 May
£9Ns
Thu
26 May
£9Ns
Fri
27 May
£9Ns
Sat
28 May
£9Ns_ic
Sun
29 May
£9Ns_ic
Mon
30 May
£9Ns
Wed
1 Jun
£9Ns_ic
Thu
2 Jun
£9Ns_ic
Fri
3 Jun
£9Ns_ic
Sat
4 Jun
£9Ns
Sun
5 Jun
£9Ns_ic

Travel Information to Amsterdam from Leiden

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £9 • 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNs_ic

Travel 22 miles (36 km) by train to Amsterdam from Leiden. Ns_ic is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct train from Leiden to Amsterdam.

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FAQs

What are my Leiden to Amsterdam travel options?

You can travel between Leiden and Amsterdam by train.

What is the fastest way to get from Leiden to Amsterdam?

Travelling by train is also the quickest way from Leiden to Amsterdam. It takes on average 32 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from Leiden to Amsterdam?

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

How many services a day are there between Leiden and Amsterdam?

The average frequency per day from Leiden to Amsterdam is:

  • 42 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Leiden to Amsterdam as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Leiden? Where do I arrive in Amsterdam?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Leiden to Amsterdam:

  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Leiden to Amsterdam depart from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal.

Who can get me from Leiden to Amsterdam?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leiden to Amsterdam, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Ns_ic can get you to Amsterdam by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Ns_ic from Leiden to Amsterdam for £9 on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly between Leiden and Amsterdam?

Yes, there is a direct service from Leiden to Amsterdam:

  • You'll find direct train services to Amsterdam with Ns_ic or Ns with around 42 direct trains every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Amsterdam tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Leiden to Amsterdam?

Many of our customers travelling from Leiden to Amsterdam don't make Amsterdam their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, London or Brussels, either of which you could add to your Leiden and Amsterdam trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Amsterdam to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets to Amsterdam from Leiden online for the best deals?

When planning your trip between Leiden and Amsterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost on average £9 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Amsterdam from Leiden online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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