There are 6 ways to get from Dam Square to Museumplein by tram, night bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 12 tram via Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum  •  17 min

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

$4

5 alternative options

Line 12 tram  •  18 min

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

$4

Line 12 tram #2  •  19 min

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

$4

Night bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Museumplein N47 / ...

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$17 - $21

Walk  •  27 min

  1. Walk from Dam Square to Museumplein 1.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Dam Square to Museumplein is to line 12 tram which costs 3€ and takes 17 min.

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

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The distance between Dam Square and Museumplein is 2 km.

The line 12 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum takes 10 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Amsterdam, Dam and arriving at Amsterdam, Museumplein. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The nearest airport to Museumplein is Amsterdam (AMS) Airport which is 9.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Rotterdam (RTM) (54.8 km), Eindhoven (EIN) (105.9 km), Brussels (BRU) (164.6 km) and Dusseldorf (DUS) (176.4 km).

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Map of how to get from Dam Square to Museumplein.
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  • Distance: 1.2 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

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

GVB operates a vehicle from Dam Square to Museumplein every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Museumplein
Ave. Duration
13 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, Dam to Amsterdam, Museumplein
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Dam Square to Museumplein
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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