Getting there & around
De Plantijn is easily accessible by car, public transport and bicycle.
Coming from both north and south on the A10 Ring Road, take exit 7. At the end of the exit, follow S107/Henk Sneevlietweg at the traffic lights. At the next traffic lights, turn right onto Johan Huizingalaan and then immediately left at the first intersection onto Louwesweg. You will find the entrance to De Plantijn after 200 m on the right.
If you come by car, you can use the parking area or the parking garage. For more information, see our ‘Parking‘ section.
The nearest tram and bus stops are to the south and east of De Plantijn. These are Louwesweg and Johan Huizingalaan. Tram 2 and buses 18, 62, 195, 247 and N88 stop here. In addition, the metro stop Heemstedestraat is a 2-minute walk away and the train station Lelylaan is a few streets away.
On the grounds of De Plantijn, there are plenty of possibilities to park your bicycle. This can be your own bicycle or a public transport bicycle. At Amsterdam Lelylaan train station, you can rent a bicycle “OV-fiets”.