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There are 28 daily trains from Ritterhude to Zaandam. Traveling by train from Ritterhude to Zaandam usually takes around 6 hours and 46 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 5 hours and 5 minutes.
|Distance||171 mi (275 km)|
|Fastest train||5h 5m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Ritterhude to Zaandam?
2 train services operate from Ritterhude, Lower Saxony to Zaandam, North Holland. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 26 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||26||6h 46m||€62.47|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||2||6h 43m||€29.82|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Ritterhude to Zaandam during the COVID-19 pandemic?
How long is the train journey from Ritterhude to Zaandam?
The distance between Ritterhude and Zaandam is approximately 171 miles, or 275 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 5 minutes.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Ritterhude to Zaandam are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Ritterhude at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Ritterhude to Zaandam?
There are 28 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Zaandam to Ritterhude.
Where is the train station in Ritterhude?
There is one train station in Ritterhude.
Where is the train station in Zaandam?
Zaandam receives travelers from Ritterhude at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Zaandam: