We recommend participants to travel by public transport in view of the limited number of parking spaces available near Sporthallen Zuid (Burgerweeshuispad 54, 1076 EP Amsterdam). Note: large parts of the city will be closed to traffic on the Sunday of the marathon. Limited tram and bus services operate in the centre of Amsterdam. Participants are advised to take the metro.

Transportation Marathon Expo – Friday 18 en Saturday 19 October
Location: Sporthallen Zuid, Burgerweeshuispad 54, 1076 EP Amsterdam.

Public transport

Updates on changes to local tram and bus services on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 October will be posted online at and

The nearest Metro stops are Station Zuid and Amstelveenseweg (lines 50 and 51). The route to the Olympic Stadium and the Sporthallen Zuid sports complex is signposted from here. Check for the latest travel updates.

Tram and bus
Updates on changes to local tram and bus services on Friday 1 and Saturday 19 October will be posted online at www.9292.nland

The OV-chipcard has been the only way to access the public transport in Amsterdam. If you still do not have an OV-chipcard, you can buy one at the GVB Tickets&Info locations, dispensers in the metro stations, or at There are also a sales outlet outside the Marathon Expo. For more information:

The Olympic Stadium and Marathon Expo are both within walking distance of Amsterdam Zuid station. Just follow the signs.

Directions to TCS Amsterdam Marathon

Are you coming to the TCS Amsterdam Marathon by bike? Then you can park your bike in the bicycle shed near the Na-Druk-Geluk Bridge (IJsbaanpad side).

Planning to drive to Amsterdam? On Sunday 21 October you can park at:
● Bedrijventerrein ‘Schinkel’ Anthony Fokkerweg, 1059 CM Amsterdam
● Mahler Aaron Coplandstraat 8, 1082 Amsterdam
● RAIPARKING Europaplein 24, 1078 GZ Amsterdam (Take the metro at Europaplein or RAI of walk 2,5K to the Expo)
● P ArenA Burgemeester Stramanweg 130, 1101 EP Amsterdam (Take the metro at ArenA station)
● P Station Noord Nieuwe Leeuwarderweg 25, 1022 Amsterdam-Noord (Take the metro at Noord station)

Park and Ride locations

Make life easy – book parking online
Planning to drive to the TCS Amsterdam Marathon? Then book parking online for just €12.50.  As a participant or supporter of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, you can park in the Q-Park Mahler car park in the Zuidas district for less if you book in advance.  Q-Park Mahler is just off the A10 and a 3-minute walk from the Amsterdam Zuid WTC train station. Take metro line 50 to Isolatorweg and get off at Amstelveenseweg. From here, it’s an 8-minute walk to the Olympic Stadium.

Discounted parking at the RAI if you book online
It’s also easy to pre-book parking at the RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre. And if you book online it costs just €10 to park all day. You can also park at the RAI without booking online. In that case, you pay €4 per hour. 

Parking at VUmc

Planning to drive to the TCS Amsterdam Marathon? You can park at the VUmc for a daily rate of € 12.50 incl. 

P1 |Amstelveenseweg 587

P2 | Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004

At the ticket machines in the garage, a button for the marathon rate can be chosen.