There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein by subway, tram, night bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Line 52 subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 52 subway from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Vijzelgracht 52

$4

Cheapest option

Line 12 tram via Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 12 tram from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum 2 / ...

$4

6 alternative options

Line 12 tram  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 12 tram from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat 12 / ...

$4

Line 12 tram #2  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 12 tram from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Museumplein 12

$4

Night bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Amsterdam, Museumplein N57 / ...

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein 2.8 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein 2.8 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  37 min

  1. Walk from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein 1.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein is to line 12 tram which costs 3€ and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein is to taxi which costs 13€ - 17€ and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde station and arriving at Amsterdam, Museumplein. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Museumplein is 3 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein without a car is to line 52 subway which takes 15 min and costs 3€.

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The line 52 subway from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Vijzelgracht takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde.

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Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amsterdam, Museumplein station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam Centraal Station, Netherlands and Museumplein, Netherlands?

GVB operates a vehicle from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 4 min.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Subway from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Vijzelgracht
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Museumplein
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Night bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station IJzijde to Amsterdam, Museumplein
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
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uber.com
UberX
$8 - $13
UberBLACK
$17 - $24
UberVAN
$19 - $25
Taxi from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Museumplein
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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