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The Efteling is the largest and most beautiful theme park in the Netherlands. This enchanting kingdom is just a 90-minute drive from the Bollenstreek and guarantees a great day out for young and old. The amusement park has already received various awards for the most beautiful amusement park in Europe and is highly recommended for anyone who wants to enjoy an enchanting environment.

The Efteling in Kaatsheuvel

Efteling is a wonderful and adventurous theme park. The amusement park has something for everyone: a Fairytale Forest for the little ones, rides for young children and thrilling roller coasters for the grown-ups. Besides the great rides, De Efteling is also known for its well-maintained gardens and the friendly and immersive environment. Just pay attention to the small details in the amusement park. It is not for nothing that it is one of the best visited amusement parks in Europe.

Opening hours Efteling

The Efteling is open all year round. The standard opening hours are listed below. In the holidays and during the Winter Efteling, different opening hours apply. In the summer months, De Efteling is even open until 22:00!

Monday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Book your visit

To visit De Efteling you buy a ticket for a day. Below you can choose your day and immediately see if there are still tickets available.

Prices The Efteling

In the summer months of July and August, De Efteling is open longer and there is more entertainment. As a result, prices are more expensive during these months. If you would like to visit the Efteling in July or August, please purchase a summer ticket since normal tickets are not valid in those months!

Efteling Ticket typePrice
Efteling ticket from 4 years€ 48.00Buy tickets
Children (0-3 years)FreeBuy tickets
Parking ticket€ 12.50

With an online ticket you can skip the lines at the ticket office and go straight to the main entrance, which means you can spend more time in this wonderful world! You can just show your tickets on your mobile phone. So printing is not necessary (of course you can =)).

Map of the Efteling

Below is the map of the Efteling. In the Efteling app, you can see an interactive map which shows the current waiting times, among other things. More information about the app can be found below.

Plattegrond Efteling

Efteling app

De Efteling App

To keep you well informed before and during your visit, we recommend downloading the Efteling app. This app provides you with an interactive map with all the information about the attractions. You can also see the current waiting times for each attraction in this handy free app. Download the app here: Apple iOS or Google Play

Travelling to the Efteling by car (parking)

The Efteling has sufficient parking spaces for cars and coaches. Parking costs € 12.50 per day. For the car park, navigate to Europalaan 1 in Kaatsheuvel

Travelling to the Efteling by public transport

Efteling is easily accessible by public transport from all over the Netherlands and Belgium. Find out which train or bus connection you need to reach the Park, Efteling Hotel, Holiday Park Efteling Bosrijk or Holiday Park Efteling Loonsche Land.

Hotel at The Efteling

If you want to enjoy the Efteling for a longer period, there are several hotels, b&b’s and holiday parks around the amusement park. Check the availability via the map below.


Address Efteling

Tips Bollenstreek

Come and enjoy between beach and city and discover Holland from the most beautiful holiday region of the Netherlands. View our tips below.

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