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There are 8 ways to get from Dam Square to Amstel by subway, tram, bus, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 52 subway  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 52 subway from Amsterdam, Rokin to Amsterdam, Europaplein 52

€1 - €2

Cheapest option

Line 4 tram  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Amsterdam, Rokin to Amsterdam, Victorieplein 4

€1 - €2

6 alternative options

Line 51 subway  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 51 subway from Amsterdam, Nieuwmarkt to Amsterdam, Spaklerweg 51 / ...

€1 - €2

Line 14 tram, line 51 subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 14 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Waterlooplein 14
  2. Take the line 51 subway from Amsterdam, Waterlooplein to Amsterdam, Spaklerweg 51 / ...

€2 - €3

Bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, H.J.E. Wenckebachweg N85

€3

Line 12 tram  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 12 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Amsteldijk 12 / ...

€1 - €2

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dam Square to Amstel 5.8 km

€16 - €20

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from Dam Square to Amstel 4.3 km

Dam Square to Amstel by walk and subway

The journey time between Dam Square and Amstel is around 5 min and covers a distance of around 4 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5 min. Operated by GVB, the Dam Square to Amstel service departs from Dam Square and arrives in Amsterdam, Europaplein. Typically 1208 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5 min
Fastest journey time:
5 min
Journey distance:
4 km
Services per week:
1208
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:04
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dam Square to Amstel walk and subway schedules

Dam Square → Amstel
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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Netherlands

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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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

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

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

The social distance requirement in Amstel 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: 25 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dam Square to Amstel is to line 4 tram which costs €1 - €2 and takes 17 min.

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The fastest way to get from Dam Square to Amstel is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €16 - €20 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Dam and arriving at Amsterdam, H.J.E. Wenckebachweg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam, Rokin and arriving at Amsterdam, Europaplein. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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The distance between Dam Square and Amstel is 4 km.

The best way to get from Dam Square to Amstel without a car is to line 52 subway which takes 10 min and costs €1 - €2.

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The line 52 subway from Amsterdam, Rokin to Amsterdam, Europaplein takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Dam Square to Amstel bus services, operated by GVB, depart from Amsterdam, Dam station.

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Dam Square to Amstel train services, operated by GVB, depart from Amsterdam, Rokin station.

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Dam Square to Amstel bus services, operated by GVB, arrive at Amsterdam, H.J.E. Wenckebachweg station.

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Map of how to get from Dam Square to Amstel.
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  • Distance: 3.9 km
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Dam Square, Nord-Holland, Netherlands and Amstel, Netherlands?

GVB operates a vehicle from Amsterdam, Rokin to Amsterdam, Europaplein every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €2 and the journey takes 5 min. Alternatively, GVB operates a bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, H.J.E. Wenckebachweg 5 times a day. Tickets cost €3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Subway from Amsterdam, Rokin to Amsterdam, Europaplein
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
GVB
Subway from Amsterdam, Nieuwmarkt to Amsterdam, Spaklerweg
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
GVB
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Waterlooplein
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
GVB
Subway from Amsterdam, Waterlooplein to Amsterdam, Spaklerweg
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
GVB
Tram from Amsterdam, Rokin to Amsterdam, Victorieplein
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
GVB
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Amsteldijk
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
GVB
Bus operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, H.J.E. Wenckebachweg
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€3
Website
GVB
Other operators
Taxi from Dam Square to Amstel
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
€16 - €20
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Taxi Team Amsterdam
Phone
+31 64 444 4087
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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Dam Square to Amstel train services, operated by GVB, arrive at Amsterdam, Europaplein station.

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