News

  • Kaartverkoop op de bus beperkt

    11 februari 2016
    Travel news
    GVB chauffeurs zijn de afgelopen maanden meerdere keren gewelddadig overvallen. Dit vinden we onacceptabel en doen er alles aan om herhaling te voorkomen. Wij willen de reis voor u en onze medewerkers veiliger maken. Daarom proberen we zo min...
  • 75 years Commemoration of the February Strike of 1941

    4 februari 2016
    News items, Travel news
    Op 25 februari 1941 vond het enige massale, openlijke protest tegen de Jodenvervolging in Europa plaats in Amsterdam: de Februaristaking. ‘Staakt! Staakt Staakt!’ stond er boven het manifest dat verspreid werd na de razzia op 427 joodse...
  • New metro company in Amsterdam?

    7 januari 2016
    Travel news
    Nope. GVB will continue to run the metro. However, it will be a part of the high value Randstad network: R-net. The trusted white and blue will be replaced by the grey and red R-net colors.
  • De gratis Gelderlandpleinlijn

    18 december 2015
    Travel news
    Sinds 17 december jl. rijdt de Gelderlandpleinlijn. Deze gratis buslijn wordt verzorgd door de Kroonenberg Groep en rijdt van maandag tot en met zaterdag onder twee lijnnummers, twee verschillende routes.
  • Pilot test using DNA spit kit

    23 oktober 2015
    News items, Travel news
    A pilot test using a DNA spit kit started on 1 October. GVB staff are sometimes spit on when they carry out their public duties. This is unacceptable and we want to change this practice.
  • Union action, Thursday morning, no public transport in Amsterdam

    12 oktober 2015
    News items, Travel news
    Answers to questions about the consequences of the collective action announces by the FNV and ABGP unions on Thursday morning starting at the beginning of services for public transport in Amsterdam continuing until 08:30. This is the...
  • GVB in the top three best Amsterdam employers

    7 oktober 2015
    News item
    GVB is one of the three best employers in Amsterdam. This was reported in the annual Best Employer Survey carried out by employment research agency Effectory en Intermediair. GVB is listed nationally in the category Best Employer 2015 (larger than 1,000 employees) as seventeenth...
  • Smart Public Transport nominated for the Happy Passengers Prize 2015

    2 oktober 2015
    News items, Travel news
    Each year, the independent knowledge network Railforum awards the Happy Passenger Prize for improvements in public transport that make it more pleasant for travelers. SmartOV is one of the favorites. The previous year, GVB took the initiative...
  • Metro stations cleaner and nicer

    7 september 2015
    News items, Travel news
    GVB invests more in the clean-up of twenty-four metro stations on the Oost route and the Ring route. This includes thorough cleaning of the floors each month instead of every six months that we agreed upon with our principal...
  • Tram 4 runs more frequently during IBC

    7 september 2015
    News items, Travel news
    From Thursday 15 through Tuesday 15 September, the IBC event wiill take place for the twenty-second time at the RAI. It is the largest international exposition and conference in the area of electronic media and entertainment technology. Tram 4 will run more often so that visitors...

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