Network


Tram infrastructure
about 200 km of track
about 650 switch points (about one third operated electrically)

about 500 stop platforms ("solitary tram stops")


Metro infrastructure

about 120 km trackes (of which about 17 % are sidetracks)
225 switches
52 stations (approx. 62,000 m2 surface area)
energy supply: about 25% overhead (Amstelveen route), 75% via third rail (remainder of network)


Stops
Including metro stations, GVB has 1,900 stops in and around Amsterdam.

bus night bus tram metro ​ferries
number of routes 33 11 16 4 ​8
number of trips per day 4050 Mon-Fri 120
Sat-Sun 240
3730 965 1140


Busiest route

Mode Number Route Boarding travelers per day
Bus 21 Geuzenveld - CS 14,000
Tram 1 Osdorp de Aker - Central Station 36,000
​Metro ​50 ​Gein - Isolatorweg ​83.500
​Ferry ​Buiksloterweg - CS ​20.000


Longest route

Mode Number Route Distance
Bus 37 Molenwijk - Amstelstation 19.6 km
Tram 14 Sloterpark - Flevopark 12.5 km
​Rush hour bus 245​ Molenwijk - Schiphol Zuid​ ​35.3 km
​Metro ​50 ​Gein - Isolatorweg 20.1​


Shortest route

Mode Number Route Distance
Bus 31 Buikslotermeer - Zunderdorp 3.4 km
Tram 4 Station RAI - CS 6.1 km
​Metro ​53 ​Gaasperplas - CS ​11.3 km

 

We refer to "travelers boarding" and not passengers. Passengers may also transfer from one vehicle to another and that only counts as one traveler even when they may have ridden on three vehicles. Travelers boarding is counted for each type of transportation. ​