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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.

No more waiting in line!

One ticket

Canal Company Amsterdam
One ticket works for all participating canal tour companies

A mobile ticket

Receive the ticket immediately on your smart phone

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Experience Amsterdam from the 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.

How it works

After purchasing the Canal Cruise Ticket online, you will instantly receive the e-ticket by email. No need to print it out – just show your smartphone displaying your unique barcode at the canal company of your choice for easy access. Each ticket is valid for one regular Amsterdam canal cruise of your choice with any of the participating tour operators, and you can take a cruise at a time of your choosing, with no need to reserve. Kids’ Canal Cruise Tickets (4-12) are half price.

3 easy steps

Order your Canal Cruise Ticket

Receive your ticket on your phone

Present the ticket and enjoy your cruise

Departure points

  • Kerkstraat 155A at Nieuwe Spiegelstraat
  • Prinsengracht 261A
  • Ruysdaelkade 174

  • Stadhouderskade 501 (opposite the Hard Rock Café)
  • Stadhouderskade 550 (opposite Heineken Experience)
  • 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 (Canal shop Westerkerk / Anne Frank House)
  • Stadhouderskade 520 (Canal shop Rijksmuseum)
  • Amstel 200 (Stromma ticket shop - opposite City Hall)
  • Damrak: pier 5
  • Prins Hendrikkade 33A (opposite Central Station)
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Information & help desks

If you have any questions regarding your Canal Cruise Ticket, please:

  • Visit I amsterdam Visitor Centre at Stationsplein 10, across from Central Station
  • Visit I amsterdam Visitor Centre at Schiphol Plaza, Arrivals 2
  • Visit I amsterdam Store at Central Station

For more info read our Frequently asked questions.