Trams in Amsterdam

Trams in Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Tram is, along with the bicycle, one of the core public transport services in the capital.  


Presently there are 14 tram lines in Amsterdam with over 200 trams.

The trams run by the transport company Gemeentetram Amsterdam (GTA) are fast, modern, comfortable and easy to use.

Principal lines

Learn which lines are the most useful for travelers visiting Amsterdam:

The following tram lines all depart from the Central Station, but you can check out the tram map to see which ones are closer to your hotel.


The Amsterdam Tram opens at 6am and closes at 12:30am (midnight). The frequency depends on the day of the week and if it is peak hour or not, but it usually varies between 5 and 10 minutes.


The price of a single journey is 3.20 (US$ 3.40). If you are staying in Amsterdam for a few days, we suggest you check out the several travel cards to save money.