There are 5 ways to get from Museumplein to Dam Square by tram, night 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 12 tram  •  17 min

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

$4

Cheapest option

Line 12 tram via Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum  •  17 min

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

$4

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  16 min

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

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Museumplein to Dam Square 3 miles

$16 - $20

Walk  •  27 min

  1. Walk from Museumplein to Dam Square 1.4 miles

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Museumplein to Dam Square is to taxi which costs 14€ - 17€ and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Museumplein and Dam Square is 2 km.

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

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Amsterdam, Museumplein and arriving at Amsterdam, Dam. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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

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

GVB operates a vehicle from Museumplein to Dam Square every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Night bus from Amsterdam, Museumplein to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Museumplein to Dam Square
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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