Do-it-yourself cycling routes
New East route
Discover cycling on the new islands of IJburg. Cycle between, over and under major infrastructure on the outskirts of the city. And experience the innovative Amsterdam South East by bike.
Cycle through the southern residential areas, the Zuidas business center and past Schiphol Airport. Via disentangled routes, along an urban highway and, as icing on the cake, along the most beautiful cycle path in the world.
West route - available soon!
Discover cycling in the western post-war districts of Amsterdam and villages and greenery in the area. Where the car is more prominent, but where a motorway has also been removed (moved).
- Length: 45km, shortening possible
- Starting point: Vondelpark, Amsterdam
- End point: Westerpark, Amsterdam
- Available soon!
Finding your own way
Amsterdam and the region are full of interesting cycling locations. You can search for locations of your interest in the online map on our inspiration page. You can select according to theme and area.
If you want a real overview, it is best to take a paper map. There are maps made especially for cyclists for Amsterdam and the region. It contains recommended bicycle routes, bicycle junctions, bicycle sheds, bicycle rental, ferry connections, public transport bicycle and public transport.
The maps are available at bookstores in Amsterdam and online from the publisher.
Bicycle route planner and ferries
With the Fietsersbond Fietsrouteplanner you can plan cycling routes with numerous preferences. Amsterdam and the surrounding area has many ferry connections. Veerponten.nl provides an overview of the sailing times.