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There are 5 ways to get from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam by tram, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Line 2 tram  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat to Amsterdam, Paleisstraat 2 / ...

€1 - €2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Ruysdaelkade to Amsterdam, Dam N84

€2

Night bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Museumplein to Amsterdam, Dam N57 / ...

€1 - €2

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam 3.3 km

€11 - €13

Walk  •  27 min

  1. Walk from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam 2.3 km

Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam by walk and tram

The journey time between Van Gogh Museum and Amsterdam is around 10 min and covers a distance of around 2 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8 min. Operated by GVB, the Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam service departs from Van Gogh Museum and arrives in Amsterdam, Paleisstraat. Typically 1996 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10 min
Fastest journey time:
8 min
Journey distance:
2 km
Services per week:
1996
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam walk and tram schedules

Van Gogh Museum → Amsterdam
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amsterdam is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amsterdam is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Amsterdam is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam is to line 2 tram which costs €1 - €2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam is to taxi which costs €11 - €13 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Ruysdaelkade and arriving at Amsterdam, Dam. Services depart five times a day, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat and arriving at Amsterdam, Paleisstraat. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Van Gogh Museum and Amsterdam is 2 km.

The best way to get from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam without a car is to line 2 tram which takes 11 min and costs €1 - €2.

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The line 2 tram from Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat to Amsterdam, Paleisstraat takes 9 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam bus services, operated by GVB, depart from Amsterdam, Ruysdaelkade station.

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Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam train services, operated by GVB, depart from Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat station.

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Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam bus services, operated by GVB, arrive at Amsterdam, Dam station.

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Map of how to get from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 1.8 km
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Van Gogh Museum, Netherlands and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

GVB operates a vehicle from Amsterdam, Van Baerlestraat to Amsterdam, Paleisstraat every 5 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €2 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, GVB operates a bus from Amsterdam, Ruysdaelkade to Amsterdam, Dam 5 times a day. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
GVB
Bus operators
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Ruysdaelkade to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€2
Website
GVB
Other operators
Taxi from Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
€11 - €13
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Taxi Team Amsterdam
Phone
+31 64 444 4087
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+ 31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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Van Gogh Museum to Amsterdam train services, operated by GVB, arrive at Amsterdam, Paleisstraat station.

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