The Hague

HOUSING

Does Shell have a ‘for buy / for sale’ page in the Netherlands?

Yes. There is a link to the intranet where you can find property for sale and for rent. Follow this link. For more information please refer to our Housing document. Click here to register in our website and download it.

 Are houses well insulated in the Netherlands?

Old houses are not typically well insulated, but that has changed over time. After renovations, or modern buildings, you find many properties with double glazing and integrated heating systems. Something to consider is the energy label which indicates the energy-efficiency of a house. For more information please refer to our Housing document. Click here to register in our website and download it.

Which are the most popular neighborhoods in / around The Hague?

Town/City

Approx. distance to The Hague (km)

Approx. distance to Rijswijk (km)

Est. Driving time (min)

Est. cycling time (min)

Est. Driving time (min)

Est. cycling time (min)

Voorschoten

14km

15

18 - 23

40

20-25

43-48

Wassenaar (centrum)

10km

16/17

15 - 20

30

21-25

55

Wassenaar (zuid)

4-5km

12

12

17-19

16-18

40-45

Leiden

20km

25

35

60

30

70

Voorburg

5-6 km

6

15

20

10-15

21-22

Rijswijk

10 km

1-2

18 - 23

30

4

2

Leidschendam

9km

8-10

14 - 18

30

10-15

25-35

For more information please refer to our Housing document. Click here to register in our website and download it.

What is the Randstad area?

It is an area in central-western Netherlands consisting of four cities: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht, the most populated cities in the country. It is one of the largest metropolitan areas in Europe.

How much commuting is there between The Hague, Rijswijk and Rotterdam?

Town/City

Approx. distance to The Hague (km)

Approx. distance to Rijswijk (km)

Est. Driving time (min)

Est. cycling time (min)

Est. Driving time (min)

Est. cycling time (min)

Voorschoten

14km

15

18 - 23

40

20-25

43-48

Wassenaar (centrum)

10km

16/17

15 - 20

30

21-25

55

Wassenaar (zuid)

4-5km

12

12

17-19

16-18

40-45

Leiden

20km

25

35

60

30

70

Voorburg

5-6 km

6

15

20

10-15

21-22

Rijswijk

10 km

1-2

18 - 23

30

4

2

Leidschendam

9km

8-10

14 - 18

30

10-15

25-35