HOW TO GET THERE:

 
Point of reference: Mural of a naked woman at the entrance of our street.   Our frontdoor; ring the doorbell
at the left door.

       

From Schiphol airport by bus:

From Schiphol the best way to travel to our house is by bus, number 397. The busride takes 35 minutes only. 6-9 busses each hour. The busstop is at a 250 meter distance from our house only.
 

Exit Schiphol Plaza through the revolving doors. The bus stops are located opposite the huge video walls. Take the AMSTERDAM AIRPORT EXPRESS Connexxion bus number 397 in the direction Leidseplein, Amsterdam.
You can buy your ticket in the bus; 5 euro per person one way. Only debit- and creditcards are accepted. It is not possible to pay cash. For your information: There is free Wifi at Schiphol as well as in the bus.

Take the bus all the way to the last stop (Elandsgracht busstation).
From Elandsgracht busstation you walk towards the right in the direction of a crossing with traffic lights. At the crossing you turn left (Nassaukade) and take the first street right (look for a huge mural of a naked woman). This is the entrance of the Jacob van Lennepstraat. Look for nr. 14 and ring the doorbel at the left door

In the morning the first 397 bus from Schiphol towards Amsterdam departs at 05:15 a.m. In the evening the last 397 bus from Schiphol departs at 00:47.
For your return journey: in the morning the first 397 bus from Amsterdam Elandsgracht Busstation towards Schiphol departs at 05:00 a.m. In the evening the last 397 bus towards Schiphol departs at 00:37.
For detailed info on the AMSTERDAM AIRPORT EXPRESS click here: http://www.connexxion.nl

From Schiphol Airport by train:
Take the train
to Amsterdam Central Station, which will take you about 15 minutes. From there you take tram 17 and get off at stop ‘Elandsgracht’ (15 minutes). From there it is a 2 minutes walk. You cross the bridge towards the crossing with the traffic lights and turn left (Nassaukade) and take the first street right (look for a huge mural of a naked woman). This is the entrance of the Jacob van Lennepstraat. Look for nr. 14 and ring the doorbel at the left door.


From Schiphol Airport by taxi:

If you have no fixed price deal make sure the chauffeur switches on the meter! From Schiphol towards Jacob van Lennepstraat 14 should be around 41-47 euro's depending on how bussy the traffic is.
TCA (Taxi Centrale Amsterdam) has a fixed price offer of 37,50 euro's. However, it is necessary to make a reservation call: +31 20 7777777 in order to take advantage of this offer. About 5 minutes after your phone call your taxi driver will pick you up at the Transfer Assistance Desk at Arrival Terminal 4 opposite the Starbucks.


From Central Station:
Take tram 17 and get off at stop ‘Elandsgracht’ (15 minutes). From there it is a 2 minutes walk. You cross the bridge towards the crossing with the traffic lights and turn left (Nassaukade) and take the first street right (look for a huge mural of a naked woman). This is the Jacob van Lennepstraat. Look for nr. 14 and ring the doorbel at the left door.


By car:  
Coming from the A10 Ring you'll take exit 106 in the direction 'Overtoomse veld'. Go straight ahead untill the second traffic lights. Here you keep right following direction 'Centrum'. You'll cross a bridge. At the next traffic lights you turn left. You are now on the 'Overtoom'. You go straight ahead all the way untill the end of the Overtoom. At the end you turn left. The 7th street left is the 'Jacob van Lennepstraat'. On the left hand corner you'll see a huge mural of a naked woman. Look for nr. 14 and ring the doorbel at the left doorPlease be aware that there is a 'Jacob van Lennepkade' as well. This is the street before the Jacob van Lennepstraat coming from the Overtoom.