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There are 7 ways to get from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum by subway, tram, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Line 52 subway  •  15 min

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

1€ - 2€

6 alternative options

Line 51 subway, line 1 tram  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 51 subway from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Weesperplein 51 / ...
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Amsterdam, Weesperplein to Amsterdam, Spiegelgracht 19 / ...

2€ - 4€

Line 2 tram  •  20 min

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

1€ - 2€

Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Leidseplein N84 / ...

2€

Night bus  •  20 min

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

1€ - 2€

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum 4.2 km

13€ - 16€

Walk  •  29 min

  1. Walk from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum 2.5 km

Basilica of Saint Nicholas → Rijksmuseum
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rijksmuseum is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rijksmuseum is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rijksmuseum is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 28 Feb 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum is to line 52 subway which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum is to taxi which costs 13€ - 16€ and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station station and arriving at Amsterdam, Leidseplein. Services depart every three hours, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station station and arriving at Amsterdam, Vijzelgracht. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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It is approximately 2 km to get from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum.

The best way to get from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum without a car is to line 52 subway which takes 15 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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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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Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum bus services, operated by GVB, depart from Amsterdam, Centraal Station.

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Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum train services, operated by GVB, depart from Amsterdam, Centraal Station.

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Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum bus services, operated by GVB, arrive at Amsterdam, Leidseplein station.

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Map of how to get from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum.
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  • Distance: 2.1 km
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Basilica of Saint Nicholas, Netherlands and Rijksmuseum, Netherlands?

GVB operates a vehicle from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Vijzelgracht every 10 minutes. Tickets cost 1€ - 2€ and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, GVB operates a bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Leidseplein every 3 hours. Tickets cost 2€ and the journey takes 14 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
1€ - 2€
Website
GVB
Subway from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Weesperplein
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
GVB
Tram from Amsterdam, Weesperplein to Amsterdam, Spiegelgracht
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
GVB
Tram from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
GVB
Bus operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to Amsterdam, Leidseplein
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€
Website
GVB
Other operators
Taxi from Basilica of Saint Nicholas to Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Taxi Team Amsterdam
Phone
+31 64 444 4087
Website
taxiamsterdam-020.com
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+ 31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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