Coastal bus

During the summer holidays, there are three coastal buses – in Dutch de Kustbus – in Noord-Holland Noord: Line 851 (Den Helder-Petten), Line 866 (Alkmaar-Bergen aan Zee) and Line 868 (Castricum-Castricum aan Zee). Buy a ticket on the bus or travel with your OV-chipkaart.
Everyone can use the summer lines. The coastal buses are also accessible for people with a stroller, walker, wheelchair or guide dog.

Bus lines coastal bus

Line 851

The Coastal bus line 851 is a summer route and runs in the summer vacation on the route Den Helder – Petten.
The route of line 851 runs amongst other places to:
  • Petten, Plein 1945
  • St. Maartenszee
  • Callantsoog, Zwanenwater
  • Callantsoog, Centrum
  • Julianadorp (aan Zee)
  • Den Helder, Huisduinen/Strand
  • Den Helder, Noordwest Ziekenhuisgroep
  • Den Helder, Station NS

Line 866

The Coastal bus line 866 is a summer route and runs in the summer vacation on the route Alkmaar – Bergen aan Zee.
The route of line 866 runs amongst other places to:
  • Bergen aan Zee, Strand
  • Bergen, Plein
  • Alkmaar, Hogeschool Alkmaar
  • Alkmaar, Station NS

Line 868

The Coastal bus line 868 is a summer route and runs in the summer vacation on the routeCastricum – Castricum aan Zee.
The route of line 868 runs amongst other places to:
  • Castricum aan Zee, Strand
  • Bakkum, Prov. Kampeerterrein
  • Castricum, De Santmark
  • Castricum, Mient
  • Castricum, Station NS

Tickets

If you pay with your OV-chipkaart, then the price of the coastal bus is: Boarding fare € 2,682 + € 0,155 per kilometre. You can also travel on these lines with a subscription or buy a individual ticket from the driver.

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Family Day ticket Noord-Holland

Travel a day with the family for less

Noord-Holland Noord, Haarlem-IJmond and Gooi en Vechtstreek
One day of unlimited travel, on working days after 09.00 hrs
Valid for 2 adults and 3 children, in all Connexxion buses
€ 14.00

Kids Group Ticket

A bus ticket for after-school care and primary schools

Heel Nederland
An entire day, on working days after 09.00 hrs
Unlimited travel for max. 3 adults en max. 15 kids on all regular Connexxion, Breng en OV Regio IJsselmond buses
€ 23.00

Texelhopper Day ticket

Unlimited travel for one day with all buses on Texel

Texel
Valid for one day
Unlimited travel on line 28 and the flexible mini buses
€ 7.50

Texelhopper Family ticket

Unlimited travel for one day with the family on all buses on Texel

Texel
Valid for one day
Unlimited family travel on line 28 and the flexible mini buses
€ 17.50

Texelhopper Week ticket

Unlimited travel for one week with all buses on Texel

Texel
7 consecutive days
Unlimited travel on line 28 and the flexible mini buses
€ 37.50

Timetable

In 2019, the coastal bus runs daily from 13 July to 25 August.
Type the line number of the bus in the following search engine and find the timetable with departure times and bus stops: