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Amsterdam: Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket for 1-3 Days

1. Amsterdam: Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket for 1-3 Days

Travel easily in Amsterdam and the surrounding area by purchasing an Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket (ARTT).  You can use the ARTT for unlimited travel by train (2nd class) between any of the following stations in Amsterdam and the Amsterdam Region: Amsterdam Amstel, Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA, Amsterdam Central station, Amsterdam Holendrecht, Amsterdam Lelylaan, Amsterdam Muiderpoort, Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam Sciencepark, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam Zuid, Duivendrecht, Schiphol Amsterdam Airport, Halfweg-Zwanenburg, Haarlem, Haarlem Spaarnwoude, Overveen, Zandvoort aan Zee, Zaandam, Zaandam Kogerveld, Purmerend Weidevenne, Purmerend, Purmerend Overwhere, Koog aan de Zaan, Zaandijk Zaanse Schans, Hoofddorp, Diemen, Weesp, Almere Poort, Almere Centrum, Almere Muziekwijk, Almere Parkwijk, Almere Buiten, Almere Oostvaarders, Lelystad Centrum, Diemen Zuid, Naarden-Bussum, Hilversum, Hilversum Mediapark, Hilversum Sportpark, Bloemendaal, Santpoort Zuid, Santpoort Noord, Driehuis, Uitgeest and Beverwijk. The ticket is also valid on all trams, buses, night buses, metros and ferries run by the Amsterdam Transport company GVB, EBS and Connexxion in Amsterdam and the Amsterdam Region including the Amsterdam Airport Express Bus 397 and N97 (operated by Connexxion). During Keukenhof Season this ticket is valid: From Amsterdam (Europaplein) to Keukenhof on bus route 852 operated by Arriva From Schiphol Airport to Keukenhof on bus route 858 operated by Arriva From Hoofddorp station to Keukenhof on bus route 859 operated by Arriva From Haarlem station to Keukenhof on bus route 50 operated by Connexxion

Amsterdam: Train Transfer From/To Zandvoort in Amsterdam

2. Amsterdam: Train Transfer From/To Zandvoort in Amsterdam

Experience the smooth and hassle-free connection that the NS trains offer between Central Amsterdam and Central Zandvoort with NS trains. Say goodbye to expensive taxi fares and the inconveniences of buses or private transfers. Board a modern train to leave your worries behind, and arrive on time at your destination. Staying connected with your friends with free WiFi. All our trains are wheelchairs and bicycles accessible and have a toilet on board. The train is the fastest connection between Amsterdam and Zandvoort. It departs every 30 minutes from 05:35 to 23:34 (it might be different for early and late trips) and the travel time is around 30 minutes.

From Amsterdam: Haarlem Private Day-Trip

3. From Amsterdam: Haarlem Private Day-Trip

Along with your friendly, local guide, enjoy an authentic Haarlem experience on a personalized tour. Explore this picturesque city’s history, culture, and fantastic food scene as you’re led down quaint streets (those off the well-trodden tourist trail) flanked by grand architecture. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Meet your host at Amsterdam Station (or directly in Haarlem) and begin to explore this university town, an enchanting hub of leafy courtyards, gabled houses, and monuments dating back almost 800 years. Walk along tranquil canals and explore Haarlem’s quaint cobbled streets, straight from the pages of a storybook, while marvelling at grand gothic-style churches and turning down the lesser-known streets and exploring hidden gems. Peer into cosy bars, fine cafes, and the unique stores that have given Haarlem a reputation as one of the world’s best shopping cities. Visit Molen de Adriaan, a traditional windmill and a striking feature of Haarlem’s skyline for centuries. See the monumental Grote Kerk, a Protestant church in the city center that’s home to a world-famous gilded organ and a treasure trove of medieval art. Join locals browsing stalls selling fresh produce, local cheeses, clothes, and antiques at Grote Markt, an authentic taste of the day-to-day life of Haarlem’s people, and admire the grand buildings lining even the quietest of streets. Of course, in a city famed for having the best museums in the Netherlands, it would be a crime not to explore them. The Frans Hals Museum is always an excellent choice. Your itinerary can be personalized according to your preferences. Once you’ve booked, someone from the local partner's team will be in touch so arrange any preferences or special requirements.

Amsterdam Beach Tour: Bus Tickets to Haarlem and Zandvoort

4. Amsterdam Beach Tour: Bus Tickets to Haarlem and Zandvoort

Explore a brilliant day trip from Amsterdam in Haarlem, a relatively small city but with more than enough historical sights, cultural attractions, and hidden tiny courts. There’s plenty to keep you entertained – including river cruises, flower markets, and more – and thanks to its compact size, it’s easy to get a good introduction to the city even if you only have one day to explore it. Enjoy the beautiful wide sandy beach by the North Sea or the beautiful views from the kilometers-long promenade in Zandvoort - one of the oldest seaside resorts in the Netherlands: in 1828, the first bathhouse was put into use. Numerous celebrities visited Zandvoort, which is still one of the most popular beaches in the region. Not just travel to the beach with bus line 80 – the Amsterdam Beach Line, it's also worth taking a walk or a bike ride in the Dutch dunes to visit the Circuit Park Zandvoort or to see the historic city of Haarlem.

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What people are saying about Zandvoort

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4.5
(279 reviews)

The card was very good, the QR code they sent you can be redeemed at the airport, in the gray machines. We found 2, one where the baggage claim carousels, which did not work, and then another near the metro area, right next to all the yellow ones. You scan the QR through the reader and it prints a card that is already valid for all transports. It is comfortable and fast.

Very useful. Ideal if you want to leave the urban center, it pays for itself with 3-4 transports. We took advantage of that day to go to Zaanse Schans and Keukenhof. Just the round trip to Keukenhof was already worth €17

This pass was fantastic. We used the tram and train plenty of times and we even got to use the ferry to get to Amsterdam lookout. Great value for money and staff helpful in assisting us on how to get to places.

Very good, everything went well. If you buy a ticket in advance and the scanner at the airport doesn't work... There's a little red bus outside that will help 👍🏻very friendly.

This card system is highly recommended with all trips included. Fantastic