There are 5 ways to get from Museumplein to Dam Square 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  •  17 min

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

$4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 min

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

$2 - $6

3 alternative options

Line 5 tram via Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum  •  17 min

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

$4

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

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

Connexxion operates a bus from Museumplein to Dam Square every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 13 min. GVB also services this route every 4 hours.

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
Bus from Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
gvb.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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Museumplein and Dam Square is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Museumplein to Dam Square is to line 5 tram which costs 3€ and takes 17 min.

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum and arriving at Amsterdam, Dam. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

The line 5 tram from Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat to Amsterdam, Dam takes 12 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.