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The train from Heemskerk to Amsterdam usually takes 41 minutes on average to travel 19 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 40 minutes. You can expect to find 75 trains per day running on this popular route. Good news! There are direct trains available to Amsterdam, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. This route is operated by Nederlanse Spoorwegen (NS), the Dutch national train operator. During your journey you're likely to be traveling on one of their Sprinter, Express or Intercity trains.
To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Heemskerk to Amsterdam in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $8.30.
Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Amsterdam, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.
It takes an average of 41m to travel from Heemskerk to Amsterdam by train, over a distance of around 12 miles (19 km). There are normally 75 trains per day traveling from Heemskerk to Amsterdam and tickets for this journey start from $8.30 when you book in advance.
12 miles (19 km)
75 trains per day
Direct trains available
|Train and bus operators
NS is the main railway operator in the Netherlands. It connects the four corners of the country with regional, medium-distance and high-speed trains. It's also possible for you to travel at night thanks to multi-line night trains, including Schiphol and Eindhoven airports. All trains are equipped with two comfort classes – First Class and Second Class.
NS Second Class is perfect for you if you're looking for free WiFi and a generous baggage allowance at an affordable price.
Upgrade to NS First Class and enjoy more onboard amenities, including adjustable seats and more legroom.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Heemskerk to Amsterdam by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.