How to travel from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden

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Travel Information to Leeuwarden from Amsterdam

distanceDistance68 miles (110 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $31
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $18 (€16) • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $18 (€16) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ns_ic

Travel 68 miles (110 km) by bus or train to Leeuwarden from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Ns_ic among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden.

Travel Tips: Travel from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden

Travel to Leeuwarden easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden.

There are 2 travel options from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $18 (€16) compared to other travel options to Leeuwarden:

A bus is generally $13 (€12) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $31 (€28) from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden.

The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Leeuwarden is by bus, which takes on average 1 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 3 min   on average.

The Amsterdam to Leeuwarden distance is around 68 miles (110 km).

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden:

  • Trains from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden most often leave from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Leeuwarden.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Leeuwarden by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden for $18 (€16).
  • Travel with Ns_ic to go to Leeuwarden by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ns_ic Amsterdam to Leeuwarden tickets on Omio for $31 (€28).

Yes, there are direct services available from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 25 direct trains per day and travel with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Leeuwarden as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden.

Looking to extend your trip from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden? Many Omio customers who go from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Groningen, Sneek or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Groningen, Sneek or Berlin from Leeuwarden, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets cost $18 (€16) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $31 (€28) one way on average.

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

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