Public transportation in Amsterdam:
info, tips, schedules & tickets for metro, tram & others
Amsterdam, the most populated city in the Netherlands has a well-developed urban transportation system. 1.2 million people call the metropolitan Amsterdam area home.
The streets and canals of historic downtown – which is truly worth a visit – were not made for all the cars of the residents, commuters, and visitors. That is why the city government is going through great length to provide an efficient and affordable public transportation system.
Public transportation – perfect way of discovering Amsterdam
For tourists and visitors, the public transportation system of the city is the best mode of transportation. Downtown parking spots are expensive, and all attractions and museums are accessible via metro, tram, or bus.
We would like to provide you with information and tips regarding mass transit in Amsterdam. The city is too beautiful to waste one’s time trying to navigate the fare system and with the purchasing of tickets.
You will also find network plans of the public transport to download as well as current fares and much more.
Tickets for the public transport system in Amsterdam:
Which ticket option is best for me?
Whether single ride via e-purse, also referred to as OV-card, all-day ticket, “I Amsterdam Card”, or “Amsterdam Travel Card”, you will find detailed information for all, as well as current fares here. It allows you to quickly and easily find the right ticket option for your stay in Amsterdam. Researching all options upfront and knowing which ticket option works best for you, will save you money and time after arrival and prevent stressful situations.