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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Leiden

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

$11

Average

$11

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 $ 11 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 11.

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08:08AMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 08:43AMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way
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08:11AMAmsterdam Centraal0h46 08:57AMLeiden Centraal
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10:11PMAmsterdam Centraal0h46 10:57PMLeiden Centraal
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Cheapest
10:08PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 10:43PMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way
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10:35PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 11:10PMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way

Train schedule from Amsterdam to Leiden

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08:05AMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 08:40AMLeiden Centraal
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08:08AMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 08:43AMLeiden Centraal
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08:11AMAmsterdam Centraal0h46 08:57AMLeiden Centraal
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08:35AMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 09:10AMLeiden Centraal
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08:38AMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 09:13AMLeiden Centraal
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08:41AMAmsterdam Centraal0h46 09:27AMLeiden Centraal
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10:05PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 10:40PMLeiden Centraal
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10:08PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 10:43PMLeiden Centraal
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10:11PMAmsterdam Centraal0h46 10:57PMLeiden Centraal
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10:17PMAmsterdam Centraal0h45 11:02PMLeiden Centraal
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10:35PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 11:10PMLeiden Centraal
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10:38PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 11:13PMLeiden Centraal
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Fastest train times from Amsterdam to Leiden

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

38 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

36 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Amsterdam for Leiden every day 4 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 38 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 35 m .

The slowest trains will take 46 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
08:08AMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 08:43AMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way
Fastest
10:08PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 10:43PMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way
Fastest
10:35PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 11:10PMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way
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10:05PMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 10:40PMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way
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08:35AMAmsterdam Centraal0h35 09:10AMLeiden Centraal
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$111One-way

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Leiden

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
durationAverage train duration35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€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 route for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Amsterdam to Leiden?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Leiden for as low as $11 (€10)  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train from Amsterdam to Leiden?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $11 (€10)  for a train ticket between Amsterdam and Leiden.

What is the distance to Leiden from Amsterdam by train?

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

How many hours is the train time from Amsterdam to Leiden?

The train time between Amsterdam and Leiden is on average 35 min  for the 22 miles (36 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Amsterdam to Leiden by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Amsterdam goes to Leiden? What train station do I come into Leiden from Amsterdam?

There are a few train stations in Amsterdam to start your journey from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel. In Leiden you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

Where is the train station in Amsterdam to go to Leiden? Where is the train station in Leiden located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Leiden Centraal, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city center.

Are there any direct trains from Amsterdam to Leiden?

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 transfer at another stop 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 route.

How many trains are there to Leiden from Amsterdam a day?

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?

You can take the first train from Amsterdam to Leiden at 6: 04 AM. The last train from Amsterdam to Leiden that you can take departs at 11: 35 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Amsterdam to Leiden schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

When should I buy the Amsterdam to Leiden train for the best deals on tickets?

If you book the Amsterdam to Leiden train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $11 (€10). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Amsterdam to Leiden. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Leiden
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your trip to Leiden.
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Public transit 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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