• 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...
  • Amstelveen route renovation

    18 mei 2020
    Travel news
    The work to install a new, rapid, and safe tram connection for Amstelveen is fully under way. During the construction work, you can use bus 55, trams 5 and 6, and Connexxxion buses to travel in Amstelveen. Developements are listed...
  • Closed metro stations and changes to stops

    2 maart 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 bus 55, bus 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...
  • Metro service starting later due to test trips

    29 januari 2020
    Travel news
    On Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 February, metros 50, 51, 53, and 54 will go into service at a later time. On both mornings, these routes will start services at 09:30 when the metro stations will also open. We expect service to return to normal at about 10:00. Metro 52...
  • Closed metro stations and substitute transport

    29 januari 2020
    Travel news
    On Saturday 8 February and Sunday 9 February, metros 50, 51, 53, and 54 will start services later due to test trips. This page lists and overview of the closed metro stations with associated or alternative train stations, trams and/or bus stops...
  • Goodbye to yellow add-value machines

    10 december 2019
    Travel news
    As of 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 These machines are outdated and do not satisfy the new PIN machine requirements.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 OV-chipkaart for children. Request it now!

    18 juli 2019
    Travel news
    Unfortunately, this campaign has ended. Of course, you can always request a personal OV-chipkaart via
  • Do you 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...
  • Kronenburg stop out of service

    7 januari 2019
    Travel news
    As of Monday 7 January, the Kronenburg stop for tram 5 and metro 51 is no longer in service.
  • Read more news at (in Dutch)

    22 mei 2018
    News item
    You can read the latest GVB news at