Travelling by public transport

From Central Station in Amsterdam, take tram 2 or 12 to the Van Baerlestraat.
From Station Amsterdam Zuid/WTC, take tram 5 (towards Westerpark) to the Van Baerlestraat.

Public transport-lines Amsterdam

Online information for public transport

For information about travelling by train, please visit
Amsterdam bus and tram schedules are available at
For information about public transport in the Netherlands and journey planner visit

Travelling by car

From the A10 motorway, take exit S108, and then turn right onto Amstelveenweg. At Stadionplein, bear right, and turn left at the traffic lights. At the roundabout next to Haarlemmermeerstation, take the second right, into Cornelis Krusemanstraat. Continue down this street, which becomes the Lairessestraat, at the end of the Lairessestraat turn left. The next street on the right is the Paulus Potterstraat.

You can also plan your trip using

See also Parkeren en verkeer Gemeente Amsterdam for an overview of road works, traffic diversions and car parks in Amsterdam.  


Parking garage

The closest parking places are in the Q-Park garage underneath Museumplein. The entrance to this parking garage is across from the Concertgebouw. (If you have followed the above directions and are driving down Lairessestraat, turn left at Museumplein and then take an immediate right into the parking garage).
For parking rates, please visit


On-street parking

Of course, you can also search for an on-street parking place near the Museumplein. Please note that all parking in the centre of Amsterdam is metered from Monday through Saturday, 9.00 to 24.00. For rates, please see Parkeren en verkeer Gemeente Amsterdam. Parking meters take coins and Chipknip smart cards.