Practical information for Haarlem

On this page you find all sorts of useful information for your city trip to Haarlem. Information that helps you easily find tourist points, train stations and convenient places to park your car.

Tourist information points in Haarlem


Every question you have about Haarlem they try to answer as well as possible. In addition, you can go here for tickets and maps.


Public transport in city center

NS Station Haarlem

This train station is located north of the city centre. Take the exit towards the bus station and walk to the city centre in over 10 minutes.


Parking in and around the center

The overview below shows a number of suggested parking places in and around the center of Haarlem. An extensive list of parking options and prices can be found at: centrumparkeren and prettigparkeren.

Parkeergarage Cronjé

This is a cheap parking location in Haarlem, but is located fairly north of the city centre. So you have to have a longer walk for it.


Parkeergarage Stationsplein

This municipal car park on the north side of the city center is located near the station. The city centre can be reached quickly from here.


Parkeergarage Houtplein

On the south side near the Frederikspark is this large somewhat older car park. There is always a place to find here for your visit to Haarlem.


Parkeergarage De Appelaar

Spacious and very centrally located new municipal parking garage. From this location you can easily reach the city centre of Haarlem.


Parkeergarage Raaks

The largest municipal car park on the west side of the city center is located next to Pathé Bioscoop and within walking distance of pop center De Patronaat.


Opening hours shopping

The overview below contains the usual opening hours for shops in the city center of Haarlem.

Monday 13:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:30 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:30 - 18:00
Thursday 09:30 - 21:00 - shopping evening
Friday 09:30 - 18:00
Saterday 09:30 - 17:00
Sunday 12:00 - 17:00


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