An NS VIRM train departs from Amsterdam

Amsterdam to Alkmaar by train



From Amsterdam Centraal / Amsterdam CS to Alkmaar

Journey Summary

Travel Information

Final Destination: Den Helder or Alkmaar

All trains also call at: Amsterdam Sloterdijck

Like most train journeys within The Netherlands, this journey between Amsterdam and Alkmaar should be blissfully straightforward.

If you'll be visiting The Netherlands, simply head to the station whenever it suits you, buy a ticket and step on to the train.

Though to make things even easier, we've published a guide to travelling by train in The Netherlands (Holland)

It is packed with useful content, even though we do say so ourselves, including how to buy a ticket, how to find your train at a Dutch station and how to travel with bikes etc.

It also has links to other sources of information, that will help with checking and planning your journey.

Monday to Friday 4 x trains per hour
Saturday to Sunday 2 x trains per hour


Book early and save: No

Tickets will cost the same price if purchased at the station immediately before departure.

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