GVB Amsterdam

With more than 120 years of experience as the public transport company of Amsterdam, we are happy to take you to your destination in and around the city.

Public transport is for everyone: Amsterdam residents, visitors and tourists, students and commuters. Wherever Amsterdam takes you, we are there. We are there for your daily trips to school, work or study. And also for all outings and adventures in your free time. On foot, by bike or by bus, tram, metro or ferry. From Zuidoost to NDSM and from the Bijlmer to Nieuw-West. Between home and away, that’s where we are.

Our public transport network in Amsterdam consists of:

  • 5 comfortable and fast metro lines
  • Day and night buses spread throughout Amsterdam and the region
  • 200 km of tram rails which connect the city center with the suburbs
  • 10 Ferry services on the IJ and North Sea Canal

Tourist tickets

Depending on the travel plans and the duration of a stay, there are a number of different public transport tickets that are especially valuable for visitors of Amsterdam and the region.

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Collaboration at events

In the business field, we can help you with options for public transport. We offer various possibilities for events, conferences, conventions and other large gatherings.

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With more than 3 million travelers per day, advertising in public transport is an attractive idea. We have options for advertising on and in our vehicles and vessels.

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