Address and route

The Rijksmuseum is situated on the Museumplein in Amsterdam, and is easily accessible by public transport, car, and bicycle.

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Museumstraat 1
1071 XX Amsterdam
Telephone: +31 (0) 20 6747 000

Floor plan

Floor plan of the Rijksmuseum (pdf)

By public transport

Within the Netherlands, to Amsterdam

Plan your route from home to the Rijksmuseum using Public Transport Travel Information or call the Public Transport Information Line: +31 900 9292.

Within Amsterdam

  • From Central Station: trams 2 and 12 (Rijksmuseum tram stop) or metro 52 (stop: Vijzelgracht)

  • From Zuid Station: tram 5 (Rijksmuseum tram stop)

  • From Sloterdijk Station: tram 19 (Spiegelgracht tram stop)

  • From Amstel Station: tram 12 (Rijksmuseum tram stop), or metro to Weesperplein, then tram 1, 7 or 19 (Spiegelgracht tram stop)

  • From the Marnixstraat regional bus station: 288 (Rijksmuseum bus stop)

  • From Schiphol Amsterdam Airport: bus 397 (Rijksmuseum bus stop)

By car

Directions to the Rijksmuseum



Information about visiting Amsterdam by coach can be found on the City of Amsterdam website


There are a small number of paid parking spaces in the immediate vicinity.
There is a supervised car park beneath Museumplein (Q-Park, Van Baerlestraat 33b, entrance near the Concertgebouw).

Directions to Q-park

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