There are 5 ways to get from Dam Square to Museumplein by 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 5 tram via Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum  •  18 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum 2 / ...

$4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum 347 / ...

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Line 5 tram  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat 5 / ...

$4

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dam Square to Museumplein 3.2 miles

$18 - $22

Walk  •  27 min

  1. Walk from Dam Square to Museumplein 1.4 miles

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

Connexxion operates a bus from Dam Square to Museumplein every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $7 and the journey takes 15 min. GVB also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Dam Square to Museumplein
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dam Square and Museumplein is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dam Square to Museumplein is to line 5 tram which costs 3€ and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Dam Square to Museumplein is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs 15€ - 18€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Dam and arriving at Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

The line 5 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum takes 11 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.