Keukenhof gardens are a short distance from major Dutch cities such as Amsterdam. Yet it is wise to delve into the transport to the flower garden. With the Keukenhof bus you save money and especially time that you can use to enjoy the flowers in Holland.
Keukenhof Bus to the flower gardens
When you buy Keukenhof tickets you immediately get the option to buy a combi ticket. These tickets are valid for Keukenhof bus lines (Keukenhof Express) that run specifically in spring season. With this special bus you can quickly drive to the flower garden from cities like Amsterdam. Haarlem, Leiden and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
Keukenhof bus Combi tickets – Save money and time
With the combitickets you get a great discount on your Keukenhof and bus tickets. Below you will find the prices for a return ticket with Keukenhof bus including your Fast track Keukenhof ticket. The price for the combi ticket depends on the location from which you travel. Below you can see the different locations from where traveling with the combi ticket is possible.
- Amsterdam Airport Schiphol – (busline 858) – € 25,00
- Haarlem – (busline 50) – € 25,00
- Leiden – (busline 854) – € 25,00
- Amsterdam (city) (busline 397 and 858) – € 30,00
FAQ about Keukenhof Bus
Although traveling with the Keukenhof bus is very easy, we still get a lot of questions about these bus lines. Below we answer the most common questions.
Where can I find the Keukenhof bus?
- Amsterdam Airport Schiphol – You can take the Keukenhof bus (line 858). It will take you straight to the main entrance of Keukenhof Gardens. You can find bus 858 at the bus stop outside Arrivals hall 4. (next to Starbucks). Just follow the signs from Schiphol Plaza and you can’t miss it. On busy days busses will depart every 5 minutes.
- Amsterdam city centre – The combi ticket is also valid on the Airport Express Bus (bus line 397), this is operated by the Connexxion bus company. You will find bus stops at several locations including the Leidseplein, the Rijksmuseum and the Museumplein in Amsterdam centre. At Schiphol you transfer over to the Keukenhof Express bus line 858. Check out more info about the Airport Express Bus 397.
- Leiden Central Station – The Keukenhof bus 854 from Leiden Central Station departs from the bus station on the town centre side of the NS-station.
- Haarlem Station – Bus line 50 from Haarlem station departs from the bus station located on the town centre side. You alight at the Nachtegaal Hotel in Lisse. Main entrance to Keukenhof is only 5 minutes walk
What are the travel times for the Keukenhof bus?
The travel time of the Keukenhof Gardens depends of your starting point. Below the expected travel times per location. Take into account that the travel time on busy days can be longer.
- Amsterdam Airport (bus 858) – 30 -35 minutes
- Leiden (bus 854) – 25 minutes
- Haarlem (bus 50) – 40 minutes
- Amsterdam (bus 397 and 858) – 55 – 60 minutes
Can i use my GVB ticket or I Amsterdam city card in the Keukenhof bus?
No, the GVB ticket and the I Amsterdam City Card are not valid for the Keukenhof bus.
Is the Keukenhof bus accessible to passengers in a wheelchair?
Yes, you can travel with a wheelchair.
Are there other ways to travel to Keukenhof?
yes, there are many ways to travel to Keukenhof Gardens. Check out our article about traveling to Keukenhof Gardens for more options.
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