From Haarlem to Keukenhof by bus 50/850

Travel to Keukenhof from Haarlem by direct bus line 50 during the week, and by Keukenhof Express bus 850 in the weekend. A combi-ticket (Keukenhof visit + return bus ticket) in costs € 31,50 for adults and € 18 for children.

Keukenhof Express bus line 850 is operated by Arriva company. This shuttle bus 850 runs between Haarlem and the tulip gardens in the weekends during the Keukenhof opening season, from 21 March to 12 May 2024.

Bus line 50 is a regular bus line, also operated by Arriva. If you travel by bus line 50, you will have to step out at the Meer en Duin stop, and take a 15-minutes walk to the Keukenhof entrance.

The bus from Haarlem to Keukenhof departs from the square in front of the train station. It’s also a major bus hub, and it’s very easy to find.

Bus tickets from Haarlem to Keukenhof

Keukenhof combi-tickets (entrance + return bus ticket from Haarlem) cost:

Combi-ticket for the bus 50/850 Price in 2024
Adult (18+) € 31,50 Book now >>
Children (4-17) € 18 Book now >>

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You can use your combi-tickets from your phone as e-tickets, both in the bus line 50/ 850 and at the Keukenhof entrance.

Haarlem – Keukenhof bus timetable

Please note that the time you select during booking your Keukenhof combi-tickets, is not the exact departure time. In fact, you select a time-slot.

For the actual departure times, please check the Glimble app. It’s an official app of the Arriva company, which operates Keukenhof Express buses:

In general, Keukenhof Express bus 850 runs 2 times an hour in the weekends. Bus line 50 runs 4 times an hour.

Can I to buy a bus-only ticket for bus 850/50? 

Yes, if you already have your Keukenhof entrance ticket, you can buy a bus-only ticket via the official Arriva Glimble app.

You can also travel with your OV-chipcard, OV-pay or Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket.

Travel time Haarlem – Keukenhof by bus 50/850

Expected travel time from Haarlem to the Keukenhof gardens by express bus 850 is 35 minutes.

Travel time by bus line 50 is 40 minutes + 15 minutes walk.

Travel times can also vary depending on the road situation, especially on the day of the Flower parade.

Does Keukenhof Express bus 850 make stops?

Keukenhof Express bus 850 is a direct bus between Haarlem station and the Keukenhof entrance. It doesn’t make stops in between.

Bus line 50 is a regular local bus, it makes numerous stops in Haarlem, Heemstede, Hillegom and further on the way to Keukenhof. It makes 27 stops between Haarlem station and Meer en Duin (the bus stop closest to Keukenhof).

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Enjoy your visit to Keukenhof from Haarlem in 2024!

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