VU Amsterdam

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU)

Main Building

De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam

Map VU Campus

The VU is situated outside the old city center of Amsterdam but can be reached very easily with public transport or bike.

Travel between the two main conference venues takes about 25 minutes by metro via line 51 (between Waterlooplein and De Boelelaan/VU), 25-30 minutes via trams 5, 24, and 9 (between Spui and De Boelelaan/VU), or around 20-30 minutes by bike (directions).

Directions from the main stations in Amsterdam to the VU

From Amsterdam Centraal station

  • Metro tram 51, direction Amstelveen Westwijk (16 minutes), stop at: De Boelelaan/VU
  • Tram 5, direction Amstelveen Binnenhof (25 minutes), stop at: De Boelelaan/VU
  • Tram 16, direction VUmc (35 minutes), final stop

From Amsterdam Zuid station

  • Express tram 51 (1 minute), direction Amstelveen Westwijk
  • Tram 5 (1 minute), direction Amstelveen Binnenhof
  • It’s a 10 minute walk to the VU Amsterdam from Station Amsterdam Zuid

From Amsterdam Sloterdijk station

  • Metro tram 50 (15 minutes), stop at Station Amsterdam Zuid. From there see above

From Amsterdam Amstel station

  • Metro tram 51, direction Amstelveen Westwijk, (10 minutes), stop at De Boelelaan/VU