Amsterdam Holland Tourist Information and Travel Guide
A comprehensive network of city buses, trams and a metro operate in Amsterdam Holland. Many routes converge at Amsterdam's central train station.
If you are planning to spend a few days in the Netherlands and use public transit occasionally, it is advisable to purchase a "Nationale Strippen Kart" at a newspaper stand or convenience store. The cards cost €7.30 for 15 tickets and can be used throughout the Netherlands.
The number of tickets required for a given trip depends on the distance travelled. A single strip of tickets can be shared by multiple people.
Individual transit tickets cost approximately €1.60 while a 24-hour transit pass can be purchased for €6.30. Three day transit passes are also available for €13.