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From Schiphol by train

  • From Schiphol take the train to Amsterdam Central Station. A single journey costs approximately € 4.20 and takes about 18 minutes.
  • The hotel is a 5 minute walk from Central Station.
  • You can also take tram 1, 2, 5, 13 or 17. Please get off at the first stop.

From Schiphol by taxi

  • The taxi stand is located in front of the arrivals hall at Schiphol airport.
  • The travel time to Hotel Citadel is approximately 20 minutes.
  • You can also book your own taxi at reduced rates using Taxi Electric.

By car

  • From any direction in the Netherlands follow the signs ‘Amsterdam’.
  • When near the city follow the signs for A10, ring Amsterdam.
  • Then follow the signs for ‘Amsterdam Centrum’.
  • From Amsterdam Central Station it only is an 5 minute walk to the Hotel Citadel.


  • Parking is possible in the public parking garage Q-Park Nieuwendijk. This parking garage is diagonally opposite the hotel (Nieuwezijds Kolk 18, 1012PV, Amsterdam). We offer a day ticket for the reduced price of €30. Normal day price is €52. Ask the staff at the information desk for more information.