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Amsterdam Transportation & Maps

Trams, buses, taxis, bikes, canal boats -- the list of transportation options in Amsterdam represents the many ways to navigate the city. Learn how to get around Amsterdam and find maps and neighborhood information here.

How to Use Amsterdam Public Transportation

As of June 3, 2010, the strippenkaart system used for so many years on Amsterdam public transportation has been replaced by an electronic chip card system. Learn what this means for visitors to the city.

Door-to-Door Journey Planner for Dutch Public Transportation

Use this journey planner to get around Amsterdam and the Netherlands with ease.

How Do I Get a Taxi in Amsterdam?

Find out how to hire a taxi in Amsterdam. You can't pick them up everywhere.

All-in-One Amsterdam Transportation Ticket

Find information on this tourist-friendly transportation option, which includes train rides to and from Schiphol Airport, as well as public transport in Amsterdam.

How Not to Get Lost in Amsterdam - Tips for Navigating the City

These quick tips for navigating Amsterdam will separate you from the visitors staring blankly at their upside-down maps.

Hire a Tuk Tuk in Amsterdam

Traditional Thai taxis called "tuk tuks" are available in Amsterdam, as of August 2007! Next time you need transportation in central Amsterdam, choose one of these affordable, fun rides.

Amsterdam Neighborhood Profile: Museum Quarter

Discover one of Amsterdam's most impressive areas, the Museum Quarter neighborhood, also known as Oud Zuid ("Old South"). The area is home not only to the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum, but also to high-end shops, excellent restaurants and wide, residential streets. Learn more about the Museum Quarter with this neighborhood guide.
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