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Take the bus – the ideal way to make your way between the terminal and City Center.
We offer the following bus connections in Amsterdam:
Make sure to buy your ticket prior to departure. Call us or add to your booking online when you book your trip.
Have you already made a booking? You can also log in to My bookings and add a bus transfer there.
Read more about bus transfers in Amsterdam below.
In co-operation with Brouwers, a local coach firm, we provide bus transfers between the terminal and Amsterdam City Center. On days of departure the buses depart for the terminal between 15.00 and 16.00.
From 4 March 2019, buses will pick you up at Rederij Lovers Canal Cruises, on Prins Henrikskade 25, 1012 TM Amsterdam.
Please note: the drop off and pick up location for Kingsday on 27 April 2019 will be Valkenburgstraat 202, Amsterdam.
Please note: Amsterdam bus transfers are included when booking a mini cruise.
|IJmuiden Ferry Terminal to Rederij Lovers Canal Cruises, on Prins Henrikskade 25||09:30 - 10:30||10:30 - 11:30|
|Rederij Lovers Canal Cruises, on Prins Henrikskade 25 to IJmuiden Ferry Terminal||15:00 and 16:00||16:00 and 17:00|
When you are on the A9 coming from Amsterdam, Den Haag, Haarlem, or Alkmaar you take the turn to Ijmuiden. Then drive next to the channel and go right on the Pontplein so you still drive with the channel on your right. Drive under the viaduct and at the roundabout go right. Now you’re driving on the Halkade, follow this road until you arrive at the Felison Terminal.
Trains are a less convenient mode of transport for getting to the terminal. The nearest train station to the port is Haarlem Central - you can then get a bus to IJmuiden. First, take bus 75 to Plein 1945 and then take bus 74 to the port.
As Ijmuiden is a small village there are not many taxis so it is best to order them in advance on 0031 (0) 251314422 or 0031 (0) 255 513838.
Please note: Taxi journeys are expensive in Holland - a taxi from the port into Amsterdam City center costs around €60 each way.
The terminal in Amsterdam is located in the suburb called Ijmuiden, located on the outskirts of Amsterdam.
Coaches operated by our partner Brouwers take you from our port in IJmuiden to Amsterdam city center, from as little as €7 per person each way.
These are organised to coincide with our ship arrival and departure times and take 30-40 minutes, depending on the city traffic.
More information on our available bus transfers.
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