How to get here

- By car

The Municipality of Nieuwkoop lies in the centre of the Green Heart of Holland and can be accessed from the A12 exit of Bodegraven/Alphen aan den Rijn, the A2 exit of Breukelen or Vinkeveen, and the A4 exit of Nieuw Vennep/Alphen aan den Rijn. There is free parking throughout Nieuwkoop. Some parking lots require a parking permit and have a maximum of two hours parking. 

- By bike

Nieuwkoop is easily accessible by bike. It offers a chance to cycle over well constructed paths through wonderful nature areas. Plan your cycling route to Niewkoop here. Our website shows various beautiful cycling routes. Click here for more information.

- Park and ride

This is a popular way to discover Nieuwkoop. At the Tourist Information Point (VVV) you will find a place where you can park your car and continue on by bike. 

- Public Transportation

For information on public transport to the towns of Nieuwkoop you can check  and

- From the airport

From Schiphol Airport Amsterdam (AMS) Nieuwkoop can be reached within half an hour. For car rental or taxi companies click here for the Schiphol Airport website. Or book a taxi online at our local taxi company.

- From Amsterdam

When you’re in Amsterdam, but you also feel like experiencing the countryside of Holland, Nieuwkoop is an excellent choice. You can reach Nieuwkoop by train, bus, car or taxi. Public transport will take about 80 minutes, a car or taxi will take about 40 minutes. Of course, there’s no need to go back to the city after just one day; click here for the best places to stay in Nieuwkoop.