Important: it is compulsory for everyone aged 13 and over, who uses public transport in the Netherlands, to wear a non-medical face mask.
From Schiphol airport
- Taxi: approx. €40, it takes roughly 20 minutes. Please only take a taxi from the designated area.
- Public transport: Train to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (€4,80, 10 minutes). From Sloterdijk bus 15 to stop Bos en Lommerplein (€3,20, 5 minutes). From here it is 2 minutes by foot.
To the city with public transport
The bus and tram stops are located 2 minutes walking distance from the hotel. The hotel sells tickets (24- to 96-hours) for the public transportation (only trams, busses and metro in Amsterdam).
To the centre
- Dam Square: tram 7 (direction Azartplein), change to tram 13 (direction Central Station) at the stop Mercatorplein, or tram 7 (direction Azartplein) and change to tram 17 (direction Central Station) at the stop Witte de Withstraat.
- Leidse Square / Museum Square: tram 7 (direction Azartplein) to Leidseplein (16 minutes) or Spiegelgracht (18 minutes, Rijksmuseum / Van Gogh Museum).
To Amsterdam Central Station
Bus 21 (direction Centraal Station) to Amsterdam Central Station (19 minutes).
To RAI Congress Centre
Tram 7 (direction Slotermeer) to Metrostation De Vlugtlaan, or 10 minute walk. From De Vlugtlaan, metro 50 (direction Gein) or metro 51 (direction Central Station) to Station Rai. From here approx. 7 minute walk.
By car to the hotel
XO Hotels Blue Tower is situated next to the highway A10, exit S104. Visit Google maps to plan your route to the hotel.
The hotel does not have its own parking. There is an adjacent public park house: Q-Park Bos en Lommer. The parking is open 24 hours a day, has a height clearance of 1.95m and has a direct entrance from the hotel. For more information about rates you can check their website.