How to Reach Volendam - The Easiest Way to Reach Volendam


  • By Air: The nearest airport is the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • By Bus: Buses go to central Volendam from Amsterdam, Zaanse Schans, Edam and Purmerend.
  • By Boat: During the summer, one of the most popular activities in town is taking the Ferry to Marken from the city Marina.
  • By Car: Amsterdam is about 30 minutes away by car. Parking for free at Roompot Marina Park.


  • By Foot: Most of the town's major attractions are near the marina, only a few minutes walk from each other.
  • By Car: While it's possible to take your own car around, parking is just an inconvenience.
  • By Cycle: Biking is quite popular in Volendam, but the city itself does not offer cycle rentals. For that, try Edam, which is a 30 minute walk away.

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Modes of Transportation in Volendam

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Volendam. The most preferred mode of transport in Volendam is Motorbike.

Average distance: 25.36 km Average time: 27.29 min

  • Motorbike 28.57%
    Motorbike 25 min Walking 2.5 min Overall average time for 38.5 kms 27.5 min
  • Train/Metro 14.29%
    Train 20 min Bus 5 min Waiting 3 min Walking 3 min Overall average time for 30 kms 31 min
  • Bike 14.29%
    Bike 20 min Overall average time for 5 kms 20 min
  • Car 28.57%
    Driving 32.5 min Overall average time for 31.5 kms 32.5 min
  • Walking 14.29%
    Walking 15 min Bike 5 min Overall average time for 2.5 kms 20 min

How to Reach Volendam from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Edam to Volendam 3.14 km 3 mins
Amsterdam to Volendam 24.24 km 24 mins
Assendelft to Volendam 35.21 km 35 mins
Utrecht to Volendam 45.28 km 45 mins
Urk to Volendam 61.54 km 1 hour 1 mins
Nootdorp to Volendam 90.87 km 1 hour 30 mins
Rotterdam to Volendam 91.6 km 1 hour 31 mins
Mainz to Volendam 448.14 km 7 hours 28 mins
Brighton to Volendam 608.13 km 10 hours 8 mins
Halifax to Volendam 782.2 km 13 hours 2 mins
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