The Municipality of Nieuwkoop lies in the centre of the Green Heart 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. Plan your trip to Nieuwkoop by car here.
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.
This is a popular way to discover Nieuwkoop. At the Tourist Information Point (TIP) you will find a place where you can park your car and continue on by bike. Electric bikes can be hired there if needed. Click here for more information, or to rent a bike.
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.