Whether you will arrive at the festival by foot, bike or public transport, on this page you can find all the practical information regarding your visit.

Public Transport

Amsterdam Central Station is the most convenient starting point for the route. Most cruises also depart from Central Station (more information below). You can easily plan your journey by public transport via 9292.


There are multiple parking facilities present in the city. Please visit the website of the City of Amsterdam to view all parking options.

Departure locations

ATTENTION: Due to the current Covid-19 measures cruises are not allowed until 23 January 2022 (the end of the festival). It is possible to admire the artworks from the comfort of your own boat. There are special nautical measures during the festival: read more.

Information point

Unfortunately, our information points are permanently closed.


Our festival is accessible for people with disabilities. You can book a wheelchair-friendly canal cruise at boat company Blue Boat, or request more information at a boat company of your choice. Keep in mind that the walking route runs through the city centre of Amsterdam, including several bridges and uneven pavement. The festival can be experienced via an audio guide or via a digital/printed map with written text.


For all your questions about tickets, covid, cruises en walking you can take a look here.