The Netherlands is a real cycling country. The bicycle is also very popular in Amsterdam. There is almost no city in the world where there is as much cycling like it’s done in Amsterdam. About forty per cent of all journeys in Amsterdam are done by bike! That makes sense because no other means of transport makes it easy for you to move through the city.
Get to know the most important information about cycling in Amsterdam:
- Safety information for traveling by bike in Amsterdam.
- The best and cheapest bike rental options.
- Find out the bike tours that are offered in and around the city.
- Infographic about cycling in Amsterdam.
Scroll down to find all the detailed information for cycling in Amsterdam.
Video impression of cycling in Amsterdam
Watching the video below (almost) can’t be skipped, to be prepared for your biking experience in Amsterdam. With many thanks to the Dutch Survival Guide for creating the video below! It provides an impression of what cycling in Amsterdam is.
Note: some parts in the video are of course a bit gushy. In addition, it depends where you cycle in Amsterdam. It’s definitely not everywhere in the city very crowded.