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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  •  16 min

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

$4

5 alternative options

Line 12 tram  •  17 min

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

$4

Line 12 tram #2  •  18 min

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

$4

Night bus  •  18 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 16 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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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Amsterdam, Dam and arriving at Amsterdam, Museumplein. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Dam Square and Museumplein is 2 km.

The best way to get from Dam Square to Museumplein without a car is to line 12 tram which takes 16 min and costs 3€.

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The line 12 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Dam Square to Museumplein bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Amsterdam, Dam station.

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Dam Square to Museumplein bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Amsterdam, Museumplein station.

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There are 2600+ hotels available in Museumplein. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dam Square to Museumplein.
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  • Distance: 1.2 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

GVB operates a vehicle from Dam Square to Museumplein every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Museumplein
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
10 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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