Getting Around Amsterdam

This is how local Airbnb hosts recommend you get anywhere. Be it by land, sky, or sea.

Locals’ favorite places

1. Amsterdam Centraal
736local recommendations
Siete says “Amsterdam Central Station is where the adventure starts for many tourists that visit the city. This ...” ·
2. Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
202 Evert van de Beekstraat
119local recommendations
Jean Paul
Jean Paul says “Amsterdam Airport Schiphol: 6 trains per hour to Amsterdam Centraal Station and even 2 times per ho...” ·
3. Amsterdam Lelylaan Station
60local recommendations
Lucas says “You need a chipcard to use the public transport in Amsterdam. In this station there is an office for...” ·
4. Centraal Station
67local recommendations
Reinhart says “Central Station with all public transport like trains, trams, busses and metro.” ·
5. Amsterdam Amstel
53local recommendations
Coralie says “From here, you can take the subway or the train southwards to cities like Utrecht or Eindhoven.” ·
6. MacBike Reparatie Waterlooplein
289 Waterlooplein
46local recommendations
Marc says “Biggest rent-a-bike in Amsterdam with lots of locations in the city.” ·
7. MacBike | Bike Rental Amsterdam | Museum District - Leidseplein
2 Weteringschans
53local recommendations
Eric says “Official Tourist Office VVV. Also 'AUB', box office for concert, dance and theater tickets. See www....” ·
8. Zandvoort aan Zee
113local recommendations
Maartje says “Also called "Amsterdam Beach". Direct bus leaves at the crossroads near the studio. Alternatively yo...” ·
9. Amsterdam Muiderpoort
71local recommendations
Manon says “Muiderpoort Station at the end of the street has trains leaving for the Central Station every 5 or 6...” ·
10. Bike City
68-70 Bloemgracht
40local recommendations
Frank says “Welcome to Bike City! A privately owned bike rental company in Amsterdam city centre. We rent out or...” ·
11. Boaty Rent a Boat Amsterdam
Jozef Israëlskade
34local recommendations
Nico says “Boaty Rent a Boat allows you to explore the beautiful Amsterdam canals with your own boat. Cheapest ...” ·
12. Amsterdamse Fietswinkel
37local recommendations
Leoni says “The closest bike rental is a short 10 minute stroll through the park away. You get 10% discount if y...” ·
13. Station-Zuid WTC
35local recommendations
Rutger says “Subway and train station, 10 minutes walk from our house. 15 minute train ride from Schiphol, leavin...” ·
14. City Bike Ceintuurbaan
354 Ceintuurbaan
24local recommendations
Martine says “The best idea to explore Amsterdam is by bike. You can rent them around the corner at ‘De Stadsfiets...” ·
15. Amsterdam Sloterdijk
29local recommendations
Juliette says “Sloterdijk is the nearest train station: Only 6 minutes away from our home. Trains from and to Schip...” ·
16. Centraal Station - Buiksloterweg
Centraal Station - Buiksloterweg
24local recommendations
Hans says “Free ferry 24/7 ferry to Amsterdam North (about 10 minutes bike ride from Houseboat) Amsterdam...” ·
17. I amsterdam Visitor Centre Stationsplein
10 Stationsplein
27local recommendations
Karianne says “Toerist office on the station square , in front of central station! 5 minutes walk from the house bo...” ·
18. Amstelstation
1 Julianaplein
65local recommendations
Miguel says “Bike rental, on the other side of the traintracks, in the basement of the station. Follow the tracks...” ·
19. Amsterdam Muiderpoort
32local recommendations
Marijke says “At Muiderpoort Station, trains take you to Central Station, so you are in the city center in 5 minut...” ·
20. Eddy's Bikeshop
1 Mercatorplein
34local recommendations
Tim says “Eddy's Bikeshop on Mercatorplein is the closest bike rental shop. You can either walk or take tram 7...” ·
21. Ajax Bike
153 Gerard Doustraat
24local recommendations
Thijs says “Bike rental. From 8,50 euro a day, cheaper if you rent more days. At the rental they will ask you f...” ·
22. Q-Park Bos en Lommer
23b Leeuwendalersweg
28local recommendations
Jerome says “P+R are parking where u can park during your stay for a very advantageous daily rate. Very convenien...” ·
23. Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
27local recommendations
Inga says “The Rijksmuseum is one of Amsterdam’s grandest and most popular museums. Its vast collection showcas...” ·
24. Schiphol Airport
1117 Schiphol Boulevard
19local recommendations
Erik says “To get to Schiphol Airport, take busline 340 from 'Wipperplein' (around the corner) to Hoofddorp sta...” ·
25. Almere Centrum
13local recommendations
Hanneke says “Over 2km of shops. Shop til you drop, have a nice lunch / dinner, go to the cinema, theater, walk al...” ·
26. Otto-Bikes Amsterdam - Fietsverhuur- Verkoop - Reparaties
402 Overtoom
17local recommendations
Sanne says “Here you can rent a bike! Biking in Amsterdam is a quintessentially Dutch experience and by far th...” ·
27. Weesperplein
18local recommendations
Rob (& Simone)
Rob (& Simone) says “Subway & tram station - will get you all across town in less than 10 mins!” ·
28. Q-Park Europarking
250 Marnixstraat
14local recommendations
Marianne says “Closest big parking lot, and underneath is a secret hang out place at the water” ·
29. Fietspiraat
83A Spaarndammerstraat
12local recommendations
Mireille says “Rent a bike, around the corner” ·
30. Amstel Fietspoint
1b Julianaplein
12local recommendations
Coralie says “Rent a bike for about 6 euro per day (30 for a week) at the Amstelstation and explore Amsterdam by b...” ·