Amsterdam Centraal Train Station

Amsterdam Centraal Train Station

Amsterdam Centraal Station

The Amsterdam Central Train Station (Amsterdam CS) opened in 1889 and is located in the heart of the city. Amsterdam Centraal station offers train connections to many domestic and international cities. The Amsterdam Tourist Office is conveniently located just outside of the train station. This centrally located train station gives you access to city trams, buses and ferries and accommodates over 250,000 travelers daily.

  • Address: Stationsplein, 1012 AB Amsterdam
  • View location on map: Google map

Transportation from the Amsterdam Centraal Train Station: 

To the Amsterdam Schiphol airport:

  • Netherlands Railways train
    Location: downstairs from Schiphol Plaza
    Frequency: every 10 minutes and every hour
    Hours: 6am to midnight

To other railway stations from the Amsterdam Centraal Train Station:

Public Transportation GVB (Gemeentevervoerbedrijf)

  • Trams: Hours: 6am to midnight
    #1 Dijkgraafplein
    #2 Sloten
    #3 Station RAI
    #5 Amstelveen Binnenhof
    #9 Diemen Sniep
    #13 Stadionstraat
    #17 Osdorpplein
    #20 Centraal Station
    #24 Olympiaweg
    #25 Pres. Kennedylaan

Trains using this station:

Cities commonly traveled to from this station:


Telephone access:

  • Telephone stands
  • Location: main concourse
  • Codes
  • International Code: 011
    Country Code: 31
    City Code: 20




  • Travelers in a wheelchair or with reduced mobility, please call the station at +31 30 235 78 22 in advance to arrange assistance for either departure or arrival from trains at the Amsterdam Centraal Station.

Tourism office:

VVV Amsterdam Tourist Office

  • Hours: 8:00am to 8:00pm
    Sunday, 9:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location: platform 2
  • Phone: 0900/400-4040

Baggage consignment:

  • Coin-operated lockers
  • Hours: 24-hour service

Lost and found:

  • Excess Baggage
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 8:00pm
    Phone: 0900- 321 21 00 or 020-557 85 44


  • Hours: 7:00am - 1:00am 

Currency exchange:

  • GWK Bank/Travelex