Transportation

Boat in Southern Canal Ring

Canal Bus

Offers a handy hop-on, hop-off service. Its 20 docks around the city are located near the big museums and landmarks. They also run harbour cruises and rent out pedalos. You may get a few euros off if you book online…
Ferry in Texel

Teso

Teso runs crossings from Den Helder to 't Horntje aboard huge ferries; journey time is 20 minutes. On some summer days there's a service every half-hour – check the timetable online. Services start half-hour to an h…
Airport in Amsterdam

Schiphol International Airport

Amsterdam’s Schiphol International Airport, 18km southwest of the city centre, is among Europe’s busiest airports. It has ATMs, currency exchanges, tourist information, car hire, train ticket sales counters, luggage…
Tickets in Medieval Centre & Red Light District

GVB Information Office

Amsterdam's local transit authority, GVB, has an information office where you can get tickets, maps and the like. It's across the tram tracks from Centraal Station’s main entrance.
Ferry in Enkhuizen

Enkhuizen-Stavoren Ferry

The Enhuizen–Stavoren Ferry plies the IJsselmeer connecting Noord-Holland with Friesland. The 90-minute trips depart once or twice daily from near the tourist office, which sells tickets. Boats dock in Stavoren, whi…
Ferry in Centrum

Waterbus

The Waterbus is a fast ferry service linking Rotterdam with Dordrecht via Kinderdijk and is an enjoyable option for day trips, or alternative to the train. Boats leave from Willemskade, Rotterdam, every 30 minutes. …
Bus Station in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Eurolines Station

Eurolines connects with all major European capitals. Buses arrive at Duivendrecht station, south of the city centre, which has an easy metro link to Centraal Station (about a 20-minute trip via metro number 54).
Bus in Centrum

Eurolines Office

Rotterdam is a hub for Eurolines bus services to the rest of Europe. The Eurolines office is in the Groothandelsgebouw by Centraal Station. Long-distance buses stop nearby.
Ferry in Marken

Marken Express Ferry

The Marken Express makes the 45-minute-long crossing from Volendam to Marken every 45 minutes. In Volendam the ferry leaves from the docks at Havendijkje.
Shuttle in Amsterdam

Connexxion Hotel Shuttle

Connexxion runs a shuttle van (every 30 minutes from 7am to 9pm) from the airport to several hotels. Look for the Connexxion desk by Arrivals 4.