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For example: 23-06-2017
Notation: 14:59
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Current status of the routes

  • gray = running normally
  • blue = scheduled diversion
  • red = route disruption
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New Buiksloterwegveer timetable starting on 1 May

Starting on Monday 1 May, the Buiksloterweg ferry will run on a new timetable. There are some changes in the evening (more departures) and the night (less departures). Follow this link for the new timetable for the day and evening for ferry 901. Follow this link for the new timetable for the nights for ferry 907.

OV-chip mobile: check in and out using your smartphone

Good news! Starting on Monday (22 May), you can travel using OV-chip mobile. You check in and out on the tram, bus, metro or train using your smartphone. So you will not have to carry an OV-chipkaart with you!

Check whether your smartphone is suitable for use with this new form of payment on public transport. You can request OV-chip mobile starting today.


Tram 16 temporarily out of service

As of 18 April, tram 16 is out of service due to maintenance work in the Cornelis Krusemanstraat - De Lairessestraat. The only other alternative route is tram 24.

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There is always a ticket that best suits your plans. We can help you choose the right ticket.

GVB webshop

You can buy travel products quickly and easily in the GVB webshop, with or without an account. You then pick up your order at a ticket vending machine.

Cashless public transport

As of Sunday 26 March, it is no longer possible to use cash to purchase a ticket on the bus. This brings Amsterdam a step closer to cashless public transport. 

On Saturday 26 March, you can pay using small change for the last time. Doing so will support the work of Toon de Muntenman, Amsterdam resident of the year.