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Find your current status of access rights in the Green-Zones App: entry allowed (green), driving ban (red) or early warning (orange).
Find the current status of access rights to your desired environmental zone in the Green-Zones App: entry allowed (green), driving ban (red) or early warning for a driving ban (orange).

Environmental zone Leiden - The Netherlands

The 23.27 km² southern Dutch city of Leiden has a population of around 120,000 and is located just a few kilometres from the coast. Together with the surrounding municipalities of Leiderdorp, Oegstgeest, Katwijk, Voorschoten and Zoeterwoude, Leiden is the third agglomeration in South Holland after Rotterdam and The Hague.

The municipality of Leiden is divided into four urban districts, ten quarters and 54 so-called neighbourhoods. It is also well-known for the oldest university in the Netherlands, its beautiful historical centre and the birthplace of the painter Rembrandt.

The environmental zone in Leiden is in force since 01.01.2010 and is limited by the streets of Herensingel, Maresingel, Morsweg, Witte Singel and Zijlsingel.

Further information can be obtained by clicking on the map on the left. Please refer to the table below to find out which driving restrictions apply to which types of vehicle at which times of the day and week in the environmental zone or use or Green-Zones app.

Table overview of the environmental zone

Name of the environmental zone:
Environmental zone Leiden- Netherlands
Date of entry into effect of the zone:
Type of environmental zone:
Permanent, 24 hours a day
230 €
Area/extension of the environmental zone:
The environmental zone is limited by the roads: Herensingel, Maresingel, Morsweg, Witte Singel, Zijlsingel.