Amsterdam is a world-class international transport hub and there are countless ways of getting into the city. Many travellers fly into the award-winning Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, while hopping on a train is also a great option – convenient and cost effective, the rail network in the Netherlands is second to none. And of course the road network provides easy access to Amsterdam for those keen to travel by car or coach.
Amsterdam boasts an impressive public transport network including metros, buses, trams, ferries and trains to help you get around the capital. The I amsterdam City Card gives you unlimited use of the GVB public transport system for 24, 48 or 72 hours. There are also a number of coach parking facilities located in Amsterdam. The Amsterdam for coaches brochure contains useful maps and information about visiting Amsterdam by coach. For an interactive map and information on roadworks, height restrictions, obligatory coach routes and details of accessing the city centre, please visit the City of Amsterdam website.
Before seeing the sights, you may wish to consult the 9292 route planner or GVB website to help you find the quickest and most convenient way to get from A to B. In addition, there are a number of available to help you find your way around the city.
Please note: Coaches will be prohibited in the inner city of Amsterdam. This announcement follows the closure of the Vijzelstraat earlier this year for coach use. The prohibited routes are shown here.