How to get there

Noordwijk is easily accessible all year round. Whether you travel by bike, public transport or car, Noordwijk is known for its ideal coastal location, close to the cities of Leiden, Amsterdam and The Hague.

Central location

Large cities such as Leiden (11 km), Amsterdam (45 km) and The Hague (29 km) are nearby. Within 30 minutes you can reach Schiphol Airport (25 km) and Rotterdam The Hague Airport (40 km). The nearby train stations Voorhout (7 km), Sassenheim (7 km) and Leiden (11 km) as well as the extensive bus network ensure excellent connections.

Plan your route

Map of Noordwijk and Noordwijkerhout

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By bike

Would you rather come to Noordwijk by bike? A bike tour is a great way to enjoy the natural beauty of the Dutch coast and the atmosphere of the picturesque villages along the way.

From Amsterdam: Leaving Amsterdam, ride through the beautiful Amsterdamse Bos (forrest) and then cycle southwest through the dunes and forests in the Zandvoort area.

From The Hague: Leave The Hague and follow the coast north. You cycle through Scheveningen and Wassenaar before reaching Noordwijk. Enjoy the ocean views as you cruise along the coast.

From Leiden: If you start from Leiden you can follow a beautiful route along the Leiden Merenwijk and the Kagerplassen. Continue your way through the polders and nature reserves near Noordwijk.

Bike rentals Noordwijk

With public transport

Are you coming by train and/or bus? From Leiden Central Station you can reach Noordwijk aan Zee by bus 20 in about 30 minutes, from Sassenheim station by bus 385 in about 20 minutes and from Voorhout station by bus 385 in about 15 minutes. Plan your trip easily via and buy your ticket easily via the app.

Plan your trip

By car

Noordwijk is also easily accessible by car. Thanks to the various routes to the coastal city, you can easily avoid traffic jams. Once you arrive, Noordwijk offers various parking options. There are parking spaces near the promenade and beach, giving you easy access to the sea. Please note that parking is often subject to charges 7 days per week. In the blue zones you can use the blue parking disc. Signs indicate parking times in the blue zones. You can also buy a day ticket at some parking lots. You can park for free in many places in Noordwijkerhout and De Zilk. You can park for free for the first two hours in the Victoriberg and Coremolen car parks in Noordwijkerhout.

Parking Noordwijk

Beach Shuttle

Use our Beach Shuttle – Noordwijk’s free parking and shuttle service. The free Beach Shuttle (parking and shuttle service) runs in summer. Park your car for free in P1, the parking lot at the Gooweg / N444 intersection, and take the Beach Shuttle to the beach.

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