Local buses (buurtbussen)

In Haarlem-IJmond, the local bus service 481 runs between Santpoort and Bloemendaal.

Line 481

Local bus service 481 is an 8-person bus that runs a fixed route according to a fixed schedule. The bus drivers are volunteers.


You pay in different ways for the local bus:
  • You can buy a ticket from the driver with debit or credit card.
  • You can also travel with credit on your OV-chipkaart.
  • Subscriptions and the OV student card are also valid in the local bus.


The local buses in Haarlem IJmond are zero-emission buses. In this way, Connexxion contributes to a better environment.