"Where The Trams Don't Go.........." Bus Tip by johngayton

Bus, Amsterdam: 16 reviews and 24 photos

  GVB Buses in "Pole Position"
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  • GVB Buses in "Pole Position" - Amsterdam
      GVB Buses in "Pole Position"
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  • Arriva Buses - across the road! - Amsterdam
      Arriva Buses - across the road!
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..........the buses do.

Generally the Amsterdam bus system takes you further afield into the suburbs than the tram system and is shared by GVB and Arriva buses, though tickets are valid on both. As with the tram system most routes radiate out from Centraal Station with GVB having the "pole position" as it were and seem to have the most popular routes - it would be interesting to see their relative accounts!!

Ticketing system is exactly the same as the trams - "strippenkaarts" or day passes.

Address: Amsterdam
Mode: AROUND
othercontact: www.arriva.nl
Phone: 0900 8011
Type: Bus
Website: http://www.gvb.nl

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 21, 2006
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