Amsterdam canal cruise boarding locations

Our Boarding Locations in Amsterdam

At these embarkation points in Amsterdam, you can take advantage of our canal cruises with no pre-fare:

  • Citytenders Multatuli, Bredero and Najade | Singel near Restaurant D’Vijff Vlieghen, Singel 359 or Singel 9 or Singel 250.
  • Tow barges Hildebrand and Jacob van Lennep | Singel near Restaurant D’Vijff Vlieghen, Singel 359 or Singel 9 or Singel 250.
  • Salon boats Najade and Proost van Sint Jan | City Marina IJdock next to Roommate Aitana Hotel.
  • The IJschepen Peter de Grote and Het Wapen van Amsterdam | Ms. van Riemsdijkweg off No. 45 (NDSM Wharf).
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Other pick-up locations in Amsterdam

Singel 359 / d’Vijff Vlieghen

Singel 359, 1012 WG Amsterdam

Between Raadhuisstraat and Leidsestraat. A 5-minute walk from Dam Square.

Room Mate Aitana

IJDok 6, 1013 MM Amsterdam

Roommate Aitana Hotel is a 5-minute walk from Amsterdam Central Station.

Amstel – Nationale Opera & Ballet – Musical theatre

Amstel 1, 1011 PN Amsterdam

Dock on the Amstel side in front of the Nationale Opera & Ballet and Café Dantzig. You’ll see Canalbus and Museum Boat signs here. Parking: Nationale Opera & Ballet-Musical theatre.

Amsterdam North

Ms. van Riemsdijkweg 45, Amsterdam North

Berth of Het Wapen van Amsterdam on the Ms. van Riemsdijkweg (At number 45), near the ferry NDSM wharf

Ruyterkade East

Ruyterkade no 140, 1011 AC Amsterdam

Floating docks halfway between Central Station and Music Building on the IJ. A 10-minute walk from CS. Accessible to buses. Parking available at Passenger Terminal (PTA).


Piet Heinkade 1, 1019 BR Amsterdam

Located a good 10-minute walk from Central Station. By tram (Nr. 25 and 26) it is 3 minutes from Central Station. Right next to the Muziekgebouw is a parking garage for 400 cars. You can board at the aluminum dock across from the Bimhuis (black box).