Canal Cruise Ticket

The Canal Cruise Ticket offers an easy way to experience canal cruising in Amsterdam. Just purchase the ticket online, and get instant access to a 1 hour canal boat tour of your choice.

Order your canal cruise ticket

Flexible ticket valid at all major Amsterdam canal cruise companies

Free audio guides

Canal Company Amsterdam
Audio guides available in multiple languages

All boats are heated & covered

Amsterdam canal
Canal cruises take place no matter the weather and all boats are equipped with toilets

Kid’s tickets are half the price

Amsterdam canal night lights Koen Smilde
Kid’s tickets are available for only €8 and children aged three and under are free

Experience Amsterdam from its canals

Taking a canal cruise is one of the most popular things to do in Amsterdam. And now it couldn’t be easier to explore the city from the water, thanks to the Canal Cruise Ticket. No need to wait in line – simply buy the ticket online and receive it directly to your smartphone. The ticket is valid for all major canal tour operators and there’s no need to book ahead, so just hop on a canal boat of your choice at a time that suits you.


What's included

  • Canal cruises last at least one hour
  • You may start your cruise at any one of 14 departure points
  • Every cruise explores the beautiful highlights of Amsterdam
  • Cruises depart every 30 minutes
  • No reservations are needed
  • Your ticket may be stored on your smartphone
  • Tickets are valid for one year

How your ticket works

Discover all 14 departure points in the city

Participating companies

Amsterdam Circle Line
• Kerkstraat 155A at Nieuwe Spiegelstraat • Prinsengracht 261A • Prins Hendrikkade 58
Blue Boat
• Stadhouderskade 501 (opposite the Hard Rock Café) • Stadhouderskade 550 (opposite Heineken Experience)
Lovers Canal Cruises
• Stationsplein 14 (Central Station West) • Prins Hendrikkade 25 (Opposite Central Station) • Leliegracht 51 (next to Anne Frank House) • Leidsekade 97 - Pier Leidsekade (next to Amsterdam American Hotel)
• Opposite Prinsengracht 281 (Stromma shop Westerkerk / Anne Frank House) • Stadhouderskade 520 (Stromma shop Rijksmuseum) • Amstel 200 (Stromma ticket shop - opposite City Hall) • Damrak: pier 5 • Prins Hendrikkade 33A (opposite Central Station)
Order your canal cruise ticket