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Travel to Amsterdam

Find tips and best ways to get to Amsterdam

About Amsterdam

Amsterdam, the dynamic capital of the Netherlands, beckons with its unique blend of history and modernity. Nestled among charming canals and historic architecture, the city is a testament to the Netherlands' rich cultural heritage.

Renowned for its artistic legacy, Amsterdam boasts world-class museums like the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum. The city seamlessly combines tradition and innovation, offering a vibrant backdrop for our upcoming event.

Amsterdam's diverse neighbourhoods, from the historic Jordaan to the trendy De Pijp, invite exploration. Join us this year in a city that effortlessly marries its past with the excitement of the present. Amsterdam awaits, promising an unforgettable experience in a dynamic metropolis where every moment is an opportunity to discover something new.

By Train

Travelling from London to Amsterdam on the Eurostar is a seamless and efficient experience, taking you from city centre to city centre in just under 4 hours.

Begin your journey at London St Pancras International, a historic 19th-century station located in the heart of London. Enjoy a direct train from London to Amsterdam. Your train arrives at Amsterdam Centraal Station, situated in the heart of the city and well connected to the city via the tram network. It is within walking distance of the popular Jordaan district, canal belt, and the old centre.

If the direct train times don't suit your schedule, consider going to Brussels-Midi/Zuid and changing to a Eurostar train on their expanded network through Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Germany for the remainder of the journey. (From

By Plane

Arrival by plane at Amsterdam is both convenient and well-organised, with Amsterdam Airport Schiphol being the primary international airport in the Netherlands, situated approximately 20 kilometres from the city.

The airport serves over 90 airlines, including budget airlines like EasyJet and Ryanair. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines operates from Schiphol, offering a vast network of European and intercontinental destinations.

Schiphol train station is directly underneath the airport. Trains from Nederlandse Spoorwegen (Dutch Railways - NS) can take you to Amsterdam Central Station, Amsterdam Zuid (World Trade Centre), and Amsterdam RAI (conference centre).

Connexxion Amsterdam Airport Express (Bus 397) departs every 8 minutes, taking you directly to the city centre in about 30 minutes. (From