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Free ferry short journey

We travelled to the main station & saw that the ferries went from just behind the station. They... read more

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Rhondda, United Kingdom
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great way to travel

this is a great way to travel if you are a budget traveller. it is good of the government to... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled to the main station & saw that the ferries went from just behind the station. They go very regularly & are free. Takes you to a different part of Amsterdam with a local feel & different architecture. There were other tourist activities available...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 66gayler
Reviewed 6 December 2018

this is a great way to travel if you are a budget traveller. it is good of the government to provide free ferry service to view the canal in the Dam. it is just behind the central station.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 24 October 2018

The Ferry Terminal is located at the back of the Centraal Train Station. These free ferries not only facilitate local residents in traveling from Noord to city center but also enable tourists to visit the art city and lookout tower during their visit to Amsterdam....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Ferry cruise is always a good way to see the cities in a different angles. These free ferries give visitors three different routes, to NDSM, to Bulksloterweg, and to IJplein. Nice and relax on the ferry, mixed with locals who use this facility to crossing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank santo-trainsspotter7
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We took the free NDSM ferry ride from the back of the Central Station to the other side. It was not nice weather so we did not disembark. Something to do if you have spare hour and want to get away from all the bicycles....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CWGSperth
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

I cam imagine some people taking this ferry again and again, because it's such a cool way to get across the water, plus it's free, so grab a bike, go explore Amsterdam North!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ClogsPL
Reviewed 21 June 2018

A busy place with lots of people headed to the Noord, out in the open so bad weather not a good place to be. Practical.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 13 June 2018

When you want to see different part of Amsterdam, you can take the ferry to the other side of Amsterdam ( North). It is free of charge. The terminal at this location has 2 destinations, one to "NDSM" (Art City), the other to "Buiksloterweg" and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Caught the free ferry from here over to where the A'Dam Lookout Tower is situated. very busy, just a few minutes across, but it gives you another perspective on this Wonderful City.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jandlUk
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Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
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