• Closed metro stations and substitute transport

    21 januari 2021
    Travel news
    On Saturday 30 January and Sunday 31 January, all metro lines 50, 51, 52, 53 and 54 will start services later than usual due to test trips. This page contains a list of the closed metro stations with corresponding or alternative railway stations, tram stops, etc.
  • How crowded is it in our vehicles?

    6 oktober 2020
    Travel news
    The trip planner on this site and in our app now also gives you an idea of how crowded it is in our vehicles. Crowds are indicated by 'person' icons: 1 person = enough space available, 2 persons = limited space available, and 3 persons = little to no space available. When no information is available...
  • Night bus N86: the fast alternative for buses N85 and N87

    24 september 2020
    Travel news
    You are a loyal customer of night bus N85 and/or night bus N87, but did you know there is a faster alternative? 
  • Closed metro stations and replacement shuttle bus

    2 september 2020
    Travel news
    On Sunday 13, Sunday 20 and Sunday 27 September, metro 53 will only be running on the Central Station - Diemen-Zuid Station route and vice versa. This page contains an overview of the affected metro stations, along with the corresponding bus stops with replacement transport....
  • Metro 53 will only be running part of the route due to rest runs

    2 september 2020
    Travel news
    On Sunday 13 September, Sunday 20 September and Sunday 27 September, metro 53 will be running only the Central Station - Diemen Zuid Station route, and vice versa, the entire day. 
  • Closed metro stations and alternate stops

    20 juli 2020
    Travel news
    A overview is provided below of the (closed) metro stations, the location of the replacement stops along the route, the stops for buses 55 and 551, and tram 5, and the streets where the stops are located. Click on the station name (if it is a link) for the map.
  • Mokumflex transport: Landelijk Noord and Driemond

    1 juli 2020
    Travel news
    Public transport in the Landelijk Noord and the main part of Driemond is managed by the Mokumflex pilot. In the Landelijk Noord, you can take Mokumflex to travel between all stops in Durgerdam, Holysloot, Ransdorp, Schellingwoude, and Zunderdorp, and to the...
  • Goodbye to yellow add-value/collection machines

    10 december 2019
    Travel news
    From 1 January 2020, most yellow GVB add-value machines will be removed from Amsterdam. These machines are outdated and do not satisfy the new PIN machine requirements. Twenty-five machines will be renovated and the busy points will still be available. In Amsterdam...
  • Free public transport chip card for children. Request it now!

    18 juli 2019
    Travel news
    Unfortunately, this campaign has ended. Of course, you can always request a personal public transport chip card via
  • Do you already purchase your season ticket online?

    3 juni 2019
    Travel news
    Nowadays we shop online. More and more people are buying products and services online. And more travelers are buying their travel product online. For example, it is no longer necessary to stand in line at a GVB Service & Tickets branch to purchase a ticket...