Getting There - Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam

Getting There - Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam

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Travelling by public transport

From Central Station in Amsterdam, take tram 2 (towards Nieuw Sloten) or 5 (towards Amstelveen Binnenhof) to the Van Baerlestraat stop.
From Station Amsterdam Zuid/WTC, take tram 5 (towards Central Station) to the Van Baerlestraat stop.
You can also take tram 3 or 12 to the Van Baerlestraat stop or bus 145, 170 or 172 to the Museumplein stop.
For information about travelling by train, you can visit
Bus and tram schedules are available at

Travelling by car

From the A10 motorway, take exit S108, and then turn right onto Amstelveenweg. At Stadionplein, bear right, and turn left at the traffic lights. At the roundabout next to Haarlemmermeerstation, take the second right, into Cornelis Krusemanstraat. Continue down this street, which becomes the Lairessestraat, until you reach Museumplein, where the Van Gogh Museum is located.

You can also plan your trip using

See also for an overview of road works, traffic diversions and car parks in Amsterdam.

The closest parking places are in the Q-Park garage underneath Museumplein. The entrance to this parking garage is across from the Concertgebouw. (If you have followed the above directions and are driving down Lairessestraat, turn left at Museumplein and then take an immediate right into the parking garage).

Please note: there is a separate entrance for buses on Paulus Potterstraat.

For parking rates, please visit

Other possibilities
Of course, you can also search for an on-street parking place near the Museumplein. Please note that all parking in the centre of Amsterdam is metered from Monday through Saturday, 09.00 to 24.00. For rates, please see Parking meters take coins and Chipknip smart cards.

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