The park

What time slots can I reserve as arrival times?
The park is open daily between 8am and 7.30pm. Keukenhof works with time slots of half an hour as arrival time. So you can choose from time slots like: 8.00 – 8.30 am, 8.30 – 9.00 am. The last time slot is 6.00 – 6.30 pm (Please note that the park closes at 7.30 pm. This means you can spend a maximum of one and a half hours in the park).
How can I pay at Keukenhof?
Keukenhof is completely cashless. This means you can only pay by debit of credit cards. Paying in cash is not possible.
Can I take a cruise through the flowerbulb fields?
To complete your visit to Keukenhof you can take a boat trip through the endless flowerbulb fields that surround the park. The electrically powered boat does not cruise through Keukenhof. Tickets can be purchased at the ticket office next to the mill in Keukenhof or via the online ticketshop. Tickets for a tour through the flower fields around Keukenhof can be ordered here.
Can I book a guided tour?
Tours of the park can be booked up to a maximum of 25 people per guide. The cost is €150 per tour. Tours must be booked online in advance. Click here to book a tour.
Is Keukenhof open?
Keukenhof is closed. We look forward to welcoming you in 2024!
When will Keukenhof be open in 2024?
In 2024 Keukenhof will be open daily from 21 March – 12 May from 08.00 – 19.30.
When is the best time to visit Keukenhof?
Flowering at Keukenhof parallels that in nature. That is why we cannot say in advance which time is the best to visit Keukenhof. The crocuses, daffodils, hyacinths and early tulips flower at the start of the season. Other flowers bloom later in the season such as the (larger) tulips. Our pavilions feature entrancing flower shows from the first to the last day of the season. Click here for the latest flower report.
Want to enjoy the peace and quiet of Keukenhof? It is less busy before 10.30 and after 16:00. The light of the morning and evening sun allows you to take wonderful photographs. It is also less busy on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday than on the other days of the week.
I ordered a parkbook online, where can I pick it up?
The parkbook provides information on Keukenhof. The park book is 4-lingual: Dutch, German, French and English. After placing an order, you will receive an email containing a voucher that allows you to collect the guide at the entrance
Can I bring my own food and drinks?
Yes, you may bring your own food and drinks. Please note that you are not allowed to bring your own food into the restaurants. There is a picnic area and several benches in the park where you can have your own food.
Can I cycle through the park?
No. Keukenhof is a pedestrian park. You can rent bicycles from the car park near the main entrance to explore the surrounding area by bike.
Are dogs allowed in the park?
Dogs are allowed into Keukenhof as long as they are on a leash and there is a maximum of 1 dog per person. Dogs are not allowed into the pavilions or restaurants with the exception of guide or support dogs. Dog excrement bags are available free of charge at the ticket entrance.
When is the Flower Parade?
The Flowerparade will take place on Saturday 20 April 2024.  More information of the Flowerparade can be found at the organization’s website: www.bloemencorso-bollenstreek.nl. Please note: It will be especially busy in the Bulb Region and Keukenhof on this day. Make sure you are in the park before 12:00 am. After that time, a number of roads in the Bollenstreek will be closed for the Flower Parade. You won’t be able to reach Keukenhof then. The roads will reopen from 5:00 pm. If you only want to visit Keukenhof on this day, we advise you to choose another day.
May I stroll through the flower bulb fields?
No. You may not walk through the flowe bulb fields as this damages the bulbs. The fields are also the private property of the bulb growers. You are permitted to take photographs from the road.
I lost an item at Keukenhof. Did you find it?
We collect all lost items and post them in iLost. Click here to see if your item has been found.
May I fly a drone over the park?
No. In connection with visitor safety, the flying of drones over or around the park is not permitted.

Tickets

Are tickets personalized?
No, tickets are not personalized. It is not a problem if there is a different name on the ticket.
How can I buy a combi ticket (entrance + public transport)?
With public transport you travel quickly and comfortably to Keukenhof. Buy a combiticket to get both your entrance ticket for Keukenhof and the ticket for your journey by public transport on that day. Combitickets are available in the online ticket shop.
Can I book tickets within 4 days of arrival?
Booking tickets within 4 days before arrival is possible. You cannot change numbers or cancel this booking after payment. Changing the day or time slot is still possible up to 24 hours before arrival. This can be done via the link in the confirmation e-mail, if still available.
What does a ticket cost?
Ticket sales are through www.keukenhof.nl. Tickets are available online and valid on a fixed date in a predetermined time slot.
  • Entrance ticket adult: € 19,50 (ticket office € 23.00)
  • Entrance ticket child 4-17 years: € 9,00 (0 to 3 years free)
  • Parking car or motor: € 8,00
 
If a time slot is full, can I buy a ticket at the ticket office?
Tickets are available online and valid on a fixed date in a predetermined time slot. Purchase your tickets online early to avoid disappointment.
Are there special prices for groups of school children?
There are group tickets available for both primary and secondary school children (4 to 18 years old) and their supervisors for €6 per person. Minimum group: 15 students. Coaches park for free, parking costs €8 per car. Click here for more information.
How long can I stay in the park?
The time slot booked through www.keukenhof.nl serves as the arrival time of your visit. Once inside, you can stay until closing time. In our experience, the average length of stay for visitors at Keukenhof is 3 hours.
Can I also arrive before or after my timeslot?
Arrival must take place in the timeslot assigned to tickets purchased through www.keukenhof.nl.
What if I am not going to make my timeslot?
For tickets booked through www.keukenhof.nl, the arrival time within your booked time slot applies. If the arrival is earlier or later due to traffic, we are flexible in handling these arrival time slots. Should the arrival deviate from the time slot, there is a possibility that the park is too full and you may have to wait a while to enter.
Can I rebook tickets to another day or timeslot?
Tickets purchased through www.keukenhof.nl can be modified to another date or timeslot until 24 hours before arrival by the link in the confirmation mail, provided it is still available.
Can I cancel tickets?
Tickets purchased via www.keukenhof.nl can be cancelled up to 4 days before arrival (cost €2.50 per booking). You can do this by sending an e-mail to info@ticketcounter.nl. Once the cancellation has been processed, the amount to be received will be refunded to your account (minus €2.50 administration fee). The processing time at our ticketpartner Ticketcounter usually is around 7 days. Cancellation within 4 days of arrival is not possible.
Can ticket quantities be modified?
Tickets purchased through www.keukenhof.nl can be changed in numbers up to 4 days (from the reserved time slot) before arrival. This can only be done by cancelling the entire booking (costs €2.50 per booking). You can do this by sending an e-mail to info@ticketcounter.nl. You can then book new tickets with the correct numbers, provided they are still available. Extra tickets can also be ordered in a new booking.
Must tickets be paid for immediately?
Tickets ordered through www.keukenhof.nl have to be paid immediately.
How many tickets can I order?
You can order up to 200 tickets per season using the www.keukenhof.nl ticket shop.
How can I buy tickets?
Tickets can be bought via www.keukenhof.nl. Tickets can be purchased online. The tickets are valid on a specific date during the opening season with arrival expected during a predetermined timeslot.
How much do group tickets cost?
Use www.keukenhof.nl to purchase between 20 and 200 tickets. You pay €19,00 per ticket for adults.
I bought tickets from an organization other than Keukenhof. Can I cancel?
Please contact the company you bought your tickets from. Look for contact details on their website.
Can my ticket be scanned from my smartphone?
Yes, it can. Please ensure your screen’s brightness is set to 100%.
Who do I contact if I have questions about my ticket order?
Via your confirmation e-mail, you can change the day of arrival and time slot of your ticket order (up to 24 hours before arrival). By sending an email to info@ticketcounter.nl, you can cancel the entire booking up to 4 days before arrival (costs € 2,50 per booking).  For questions concerning tickets purchased (orders) it is best to contact Ticket Counter by mail: info@ticketcounter.nl.

Services

What does parking cost?
The parking fee for cars is € 8 per car. You can buy car park tickets online in the ticketshop. Coach parking is free.
Does the park have Wifi?
Free Wi-Fi is available around the pavilions at the park.
Can I rent a wheelchair at Keukenhof?
Manual wheelchairs are available for rent for €5 in the Keukenhof ticketshop. Use of electric wheelchairs is allowed. Electric wheelchairs are not available for rent at Keukenhof. Booking a wheelchair can be done in the ticket shop when you buy your ticket or via this link
Can I park at Keukenhof?
Parking at Keukenhof is possible with a pre-purchased parking ticket. You can book your entrance ticket and parking token at the same time, online at Keukenhof.nl. Parking costs € 8 and the car park closes at 19:30. A limited number of charging stations for electric cars are available in the car park, near the main entrance.   When you leave the car park, your parking ticket will be checked.
Are there charging stations for electric cars/bicycles at the park?
There are a limited number of charging stations for electric cars in the car park near the main entrance. You can ask the parking attendant where to find these when you drive into the car park. In the case of an emergency, it is possible to charge your electric bicycle at the bicycle rental.
Where can I park my bicycle/moped?
There are bicycle racks at both entrances to the park. You can park your bicycle or moped there for free.
Can I store my luggage during my visit to Keukenhof?
Smaller items can be stored for free in the lockers located next to the main entrance. The dimensions of the lockers are 25x55x45 cm. You can leave bigger luggage at the luggage depot during your visit. You will find the depot near the entrance of Keukenhof.
Are there any restaurants at the park?
Yes, there are various restaurants at the park. Furthermore, there are a variety of mobile food & beverage outlets throughout the park. Fore more information click here.  
Where can I rent bicycles?
You can rent bicycles at the car park, next to the main entrance so you can explore the surrounding area by bike. Please take into account that you may not walk through the bulb fields as this damages the bulbs. The fields are the growers’ private property. You are permitted to take photographs from the road. More information and online booking. 
Can I park my camper van at Keukenhof?
Yes, during your visit to Keukenhof you can park your camper (>5 m) in our parking lot. You can buy a special camper parking ticket online for € 10,00. Buying a camper parking ticket can only be done in combination with a Keukenhof entrance ticket and there is limited availability. Please note that recreation or staying overnight in the parking lot is not allowed and the parking lot closes at 7:30 pm.  There are several campsites in the area where you can recreate or stay overnight.
Where can coaches park?
Coaches can park for free in the parking area next to the main entrance.

How to get here - Keukenhof Express bus

Can I travel with my wheelchair on the Keukenhof Express bus?
Travelers with a wheelchair can travel along with the bus as long as it does not exceed the allowed dimensions. Maximum 120 cm long, 70 cm wide, 109 cm high (based on European guidelines). Passengers in wheelchairs have priority over buggies/prams. The wheelchair must be in its designated place on the bus and belted. There is space for 1 wheelchair per bus.
What if I am late for the bus?
Your Keukenhof Express bus ticket is valid all day. You can take a bus later to Keukenhof.
Can I travel on to another Keukenhof Express location?
Combiticket Amsterdam RAI The ticket is valid all day for all Keukenhof Express bus lines (Haarlem Central Station, Amsterdam RAI, Schiphol Airport and Leiden Central Station). So you are not bound to your departure location. For example, outbound travel from Amsterdam RAI and return travel to Schiphol Airport is possible with the same ticket. Combiticket Schiphol, Leiden or Haarlem The ticket is valid all day on the Keukenhof Express bus lines at Schiphol Airport, Haarlem Central Station and Leiden Central Station. So you are not tied to your departure location. For example: outbound travel from Schiphol Airport and return travel to Leiden is possible with the same ticket. Would you like to travel on to Amsterdam RAI with this ticket? Then buy the supplementary ticket for Amsterdam RAI here in the Arriva webshop for €5.00.
How long will my journey with the Keukenhof Express bus take?
The Keukenhof Express bus journey from Amsterdam RAI, Schiphol Airport and Leiden Central Station takes about 30 minutes. The journey from Haarlem Station takes about 40 minutes.
Do I have to reserve a time slot for Keukenhof and the return trip with a combi-ticket?
No, with a combi-ticket you only reserve the departure time for the outward journey with the Keukenhof Express bus, not the arrival time slot for your entrance at Keukenhof or your return journey. The time of your return trip can you decide on the spot and does not need to be reserved.
Can my dog travel with me on the Keukenhof Express bus?
Dogs may travel for free on the Keukenhof Express bus as long as they are kept on a short leash. Dogs are not allowed on the seats but are allowed on your lap or on the ground.
What time does the first bus to Keukenhof departs and does the last return?
Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam RAI and Leiden Central Station Daily First bus outbound: 7:30/7:45 hrs Last bus back: 19:55 hrs Haarlem Station Daily First bus outbound: 10:00 hrs Last bus back: 17:30 hrs It is correct that you do not have to choose a time slot for your entrance at Keukenhof or your return journey. The time when you travel back is decided on the spot and you do not need to book.
Are combitickets valid both to and from Keukenhof?

Yes, combitickets are valid for both the travel to and from Keukenhof by public transport.

Can I buy a Keukenhof Express bus ticket only?
Keukenhof Express round trip bus tickets are available in the Keukenhof online ticket shop with the following prices: From Amsterdam RAI, a single bus trip return (excluding Keukenhof entrance ticket) costs € 17.00 From Schiphol, Haarlem or Leiden a single Express bus ticket return (excluding Keukenhof entrance ticket) costs € 12.00 For a single bus trip to Amsterdam RAI (excluding Keukenhof entrance ticket) you pay € 8.50 Schiphol, Haarlem or Leiden bus ticket single trip (excl. Keukenhof entrance ticket) € 6.00 Single trip tickets are available via the Arriva ticketshop, click here.
I have a ticket to Keukenhof. Which other travel cards/schemes can I use?
  • OV-chipkaart [public transport travel card] (also student travel card, national railway travel card subscribers and the Regio Abonnement Zuid-Holland [provincial travel card]) The OV-chipkaart also student travel card, national railway travel card subscribers and the Regio Abonnement Zuid-Holland [provincial travel card] is valid on all bus and train routes. 9292.nl can show you what your journey will cost.
  • Amsterdam Region Travel Ticket The Amsterdam Region Travel Tickets (ARTT) is valid for public transport in the Province of Noord-Holland (train, bus, tram and metro) and Keukenhof Express busses. The Amsterdam Travel Ticket (ATT) is not valid on these bus lines.
  • Holland Travel Ticket The Holland Travel Tickets (HTT) is valid for the following public transport in the Netherlands (bus, tram and metro) and Keukenhof Express busses.
  • Tourist Day Ticket The Tourist Day Ticket allows you to take any bus, tram or metro (in Zuid-Holland) to Keukenhof and Keukenhof Express busses.
  • Day Ticket Keukenhof Express The online ticket shop offers return day tickets for all buses of the Keukenhof Express for €12.00 (except bus line 852: €17.00 euro). The same price applies for children aged 4 to 11 years. Children under 3 years of age travel for free. Single bus trip tickets are available via the Arriva ticketshop, click here.
  • Regular bus tickets You can also purchase a ticket from the bus driver on Bus 300, 341, 397, 50 and 90. The price depends on the distance you travel. Keep in mind that travelling with an OV-chipkaart or a Combiticket is much cheaper. You cannot pay for tickets in cash on the buses.
What does a combiticket cost?
Combiticket bus round trip + entrance Keukenhof
  • Adults € 36,50 (from Amsterdam RAI) or € 31,50 (from Haarlem, Schiphol or Leiden)
  • Child (4-17 years) € 17,50 (up to 3 years free)
  • Round trip ticket (without Keukenhof entrance) € 17,00 (from Amsterdam RAI) or € 12,00 (from Haarlem, Schiphol or Leiden)
Can I get to Keukenhof by using public transport?
With public transport you travel quickly and comfortably to Keukenhof. In most cases you travel the cheapest with a Combiticket. This day ticket is both your entrance ticket for Keukenhof and the ticket for your journey by public transport on that day. Click here for more information.