Visit Keukenhof in 2024 – FAQ

Plan your visit to Keukenhof in 2024 with our complete Keukenhof travel guide! In 2024 Keukenhof will be open from 21 March to 12 May. Here you will find the answers to the most frequently asked question about visiting Keukenhof in 2024.

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Keukenhof in 2024: good to know!

In 2024 Keukenhof will again work with timeslots. A maximum number of visitors will be allowed per day, and all tickets have to be booked in advance.

Some days and time slots can be sold out quickly. It makes sense to book tickets in advance. Tickets to Keukenhof 2024 are available online.

What days are the busiest at Keukenhof?

One of the busiest days at Keukenhof is 20 April 2024, the day of Bloemencorso Bollenstreek flower parade. Weekends, school vacation days (27 April to 5 May 2024), the Easter weekend (31 March – 1 April 2024), King’s Day (27 April 2024) are also very popular days for visiting Keukenhof.

Are Keukenhof tickets ever sold out?

Yes, in 2022 and 2023 all weekends in the second half of April and beginning of May were completely sold out. We recommend to book your tickets early to avoid disappointment.

Keukenhof tickets sold out

Keukenhof tickets are not available – what to do?

Last year the busiest season at Keukenhof started before the Easter weekend. The tickets for some days and timeslots were sold out, especially morning times and the weekends. If the regular tickets are not available, try booking the Keukenhof tickets + bus tickets.

Are Keukenhof tickets personalized?

No, tickets are not personalized. It’s not a problem if there is a different name on the ticket.

Does Keukenhof offer senior tickets with discount?

No, visitors 65+ have to purchase a regular Keukenhof entrance ticket for € 20.

Does Keukenhof have tickets with student discount?

No, students have to buy a regular Keukenhof entrance ticket for € 20.

What is the Keukenhof park guide?

The Keukenhof park guide is a small book with beatiful photos and short information about the gardens. It’s a nice memory to keep after visiting Keukenhof.

You can order the Keukenhof park guide online and pick it up at the Information desk upon arrival.

Keukenhof park guide

How much time to I need to visit Keukenhof?

An average Keukenhof visit lasts 3 hours. But you are allowed to stay in the park as long as you want till the closing time 19:30.

Can I arrive to Keukenhof earlier than my booked time slot?

Yes, if you arrive to Keukenhof earlier due to the traffic, you can enter the park.

Can I arrive to Keukenhof later than my booked time slot?

If you arrive to Keukenhof later than your booked traffic, you can still enter, if the park is not too full. If the park is full, you might have to wait will you can enter.

Can I take taxi from Amsterdam to Keukenhof?

Yes, you can book private taxi transfer from Amsterdam to Keukenhof. The price starts from € 96 one way. Make a reservation online >>

Can I store my luggage in Keukenhof?

Yes, you can store small items (smaller than 25x55x45 cm) for free in the lockers next to the main Keukenhof entrance. You can leave bigger pieces at the luggage near the entrance of Keukenhof.

When is it Tulip Festival in Amsterdam?

There are several flower events in spring which are typically referred as Tulip Festival:

There are also numerous flower shows and events in Keukenhof itself (open from 21 March till 12 May 2024).

Visit Keukenhof: travel by public transport

During the Keukenhof opening season there are special direct bus lines, called the Keukenhof Express, going to the gardens from:

You can also travel to Keukenhof by regular bus line 50 from Haarlem and line 90 from Noordwijk.

Check the detailed travel instructions here:

Can I buy a bus ticket without a timeslot?

If you want to have a bus ticket without a fixed timeslot, we recommend to order the Tulip Festival Card (from €55 in 2024), a combi-ticket which includes:

This card includes everything you need to enjoy Keukenhof and the flower fields. Find out more what is included in the Tulip Festival card and how you can benefit from it >>

Book the Tulip Festival Card online >>

Visit Keukenhof: travel by car

Keukenhof is located between Amsterdam and The Hague and is easily accessible via motorways A4 (exit Nieuw-Vennep) and A44 (exit 3, Lisse). Keukenhof address for navigation: Stationsweg 166A, 2161 AM, Lisse.

Keukenhof has an own carpark for 4.500 cars and 1.000 coaches. There are two big parking spaces near the park. Parking in 2024 costs € 10 a day.

Is it allowed to bring own food to Keukenhof?

Yes, you can bring your own food and drinks when you visit Keukenhof.

There are also restautants and snack bars where you can buy food and beverages on the spot. Please not that restaurants and shops at Keukenhof do not accept cash.

Visit Keukenhof - food, drinks, rules

Can I leave the park and then enter again?

No, generally speaking, it’s not allowed. The only exception is the Flower parade day – then you can leave Keukenhof to see the flower show along the road, and then return to the park.

Can I use a drone in the park?

No. For safety reasons, the flying of drones over or around Keukenhof are not allowed.

Visit Keukenhof in 2024 - FAQ

I already bought an entrance ticket. How can I pay for the bus?

You can buy bus only tickets:

  • € 17 – from Amsterdam
  • € 12 – from Schiphol, Haarlem, Leiden.

You can buy these tickets via the official Arriva (the company that operates Keukenhof Express buses) Glimble app:

In the bus line 50 (from Haarlem) you can also buy tickets from the driver. The drivers don’t accept cash, you can pay only with your bank card.

It is also possible to travel to Keukenhof with an OV-chipkaart (a contactless rechargable card used for all public transport in the Netherlands) or OV-pay.

Visit Keukenhof in 2022

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