Information screens at stops out of service

Vanwege een storing wordt er geen actuele reisinformatie getoond op de halte informatie schermen op de tram en bus haltes. Voor actuele verstoringen en dienstregeling kijk op Twitter @GVB_actueel en op

Due to a technical failure, no current travel information is shown on the tram and bus stop information screens. For current disruptions and departure information, check Twitter @GVB_actueel and


Travelling with the public transport chip card

You must have a valid travel product loaded on your OV-chipkaart when you travel. This might be a season ticket, an e-purse with a balance loaded, and so on. Click travel products for an overview of all travel products and locations where you can buy these. 

How to travel using the OV-chipkaart

The website has a step-by-step explanation of how to travel using an OV-chipkaart. 

Description of OV-chipkaart in simple Dutch

The website “Steffie legt de OV-chipkaart uit” provides a straightforward description (in Dutch) of the OV-chipkaart and everything about it. The text is read out loud to you. This website also allows you to “practice” using the different OV-chipkaart machines.