Amsterdam Centraal Station

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There are direct trains from Amsterdam to many European cities including most destinations in Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands as well as northern France, Germany and Denmark. These include the Thalys express train that connects Amsterdam with Antwerp, Brussels and Paris. Thalys connects Amsterdam and Paris in just four hours.

Check the NS Journey Planner or call 900-9292 (domestic) or 900-9296 (international) for more train information.

Amsterdam’s Centraal Station (frequently abbreviated CS) is in the centre of town within walking distance of most major attractions. Although Centraal Station has loads of facilities including lockers, restaurants and information centres, it can get very crowded, especially in the height of summer, so it is best to take the metro five stations to Amstel Station if you need to buy tickets, get transport information or make train reservations.

Take a few minutes to get all your gear in order and check your map for directions before leaving the station. When you come out onto Stationsplein, you’ll be in the centre of town surrounded by buskers, pickpockets and bewildered travellers. If you have the directions to your hostel, you can escape this chaos, drop your bags off at the hostel and set about exploring the city.

Our address

Stationsplein 1012 AB Amsterdam
Telephone (0900) 9292

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  • Funda, 23 Mar 2017

    Çok büyük, güzel korunmuş. Çok güzel bir yapı.

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  • Sean, 16 Mar 2017

    Very beautiful and well designed railway

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  • Karlijn, 04 Mar 2017

    Lots of shops and places to eat.

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  • Alper, 21 Feb 2017

    Sanki her yol buraya çıkarmış gibi geliyor. Şehrin atan kalbi gibi. Ve raylarda kalbin damarları, tüm ülkeye yayılıyorlar.

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  • Mehmet, 06 Feb 2017

    Herşeyin bağlandığı nokta

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  • Esra, 25 Jan 2017

    Kürkçü tukkani hesabı .her yol central station dan geçer.

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  • Jamie, 24 Jan 2017

    Excellent clean station with plenty of direction and assurance if needed

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  • Edwulf, 23 Jan 2017

    Easy to understand and follow, there are automatic machine that sells you tickets. If you are going to airport buy your ticket in advance

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  • Jen, 22 Jan 2017

    Very busy station but it's stunning to look at from outside and has everything you could ever need retail wise! Friendly staff too!

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  • Rene, 14 Jan 2017

    There are 2 Doner Company and 2 Julia's on this station. The ones on IJ-side are always less crowded.

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  • Loda, 30 Dec 2016

    If u r taking the train to brussels bring ur snacks before u get into the train. What they have is a guy with a bag after the 5th stop. Also, becarful, its 15b which is in the back after letter G

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  • Pepito Viaja, 08 Dec 2016

    Aunque es enredada para conseguir los trenes de partida, su fachada es la más bella del mundo.

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  • Simon, 04 Dec 2016

    Want a free secure locker to store your stuff? Go to Mediamarkt next door

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  • Neal, 30 Nov 2016

    Lots of options for coffee and snacks, even a little shopping.

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  • Ari, 26 Nov 2016

    #Amsterdam so té 👌🏿😜

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  • cvvh, 22 Nov 2016

    Huge and neat.

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  • Ekaterina, 10 Nov 2016

    Честно сказать,я не помню ничего про вокзал:))

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  • Michael, 06 Nov 2016

    Busy train station with 15 mins trains to Schiphol.

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  • Alan, 25 Oct 2016

    Observen el hotel enfrente de la salida (Victoria Hotel) Hay una casa justo en medio, el dueño se negó a venderla durante la construcción del hotel

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  • E, 19 Oct 2016

    The train station is wonderful from the outside !

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  • Katrina, 16 Oct 2016

    They now have WiFi on the trains!!! Yay!!

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  • Abdulrahman, 16 Oct 2016

    I travel to Koln and Brussels , terrific train station

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  • Kai, 14 Oct 2016

    Naast dat ik Amsterdam niet een mooie stad vind, heeft dit Station nog wel wat. Met een uitgebreide keuze aan treinen en winkels heb je alles wat je nodig hebt.

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  • Irish, 07 Oct 2016

    От вокзала так же ходят лодки Hop off Hop on -- туристические. Интересно провести так время.

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  • Magdalena, 07 Oct 2016

    Impressive architecture, expensive but clean toilets and free wifi. It's a maze but well organized

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  • Oliver, 19 Sep 2016


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  • A, 14 Sep 2016

    When classic & modern meet; beautiful building with a eficient service of an integrated train system including thalys bullet train; city trams & ferries; walking distance to the amsterdam central

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  • Yasmina, 07 Sep 2016

    Perfect and best way to get around from airport to dam suare

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  • Esra, 06 Sep 2016

    Easy to find where you go..

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  • Tanya, 04 Sep 2016

    If you came early enjoy a coffee and sweets in Grand Cafe 1e Klas. Once a waiting room for the 1st class passengers today it's a beautiful art nouveau cafe with authentic athmosphere.

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