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Do you want to transit cargo efficiently and sustainably by water, rail, or road? This can be done quickly to and from Europe via the port of Amsterdam.

Reliable cargo transit

The port of Amsterdam is an important international, multimodal logistics hub. Cargo arriving in the port by ship, rail, or road can be efficiently transported to the hinterland. And vice versa, of course. The port of Amsterdam guarantees reliable transport of any type of cargo, so yours as well.

Discover the connections


Sea shipping

Deep sea and short sea shipping in the port of Amsterdam is fast and reliable. Our location in the ARA-hub is perfect for this.

Sea connections


Inland shipping

The port of Amsterdam is close to the Rhine. Inland shipping is an efficient and sustainable way of transporting goods.

Inland shipping



The various railway connections in Amsterdam provide efficient access to the European hinterland.

Rail transport



The Amsterdam port has excellent road transport connections. Schiphol and Amsterdam can be reached within 15 minutes, if there aren't any traffic jams.

Road transport

New possibilities with the biggest sea lock of the world

500 meters long, 70 meters wide, and 18 meters deep. In 2022, the largest sea lock in the world was opened.

This enable the Amsterdam port to receive even more large ships at the same time. The lock is tidal independent, safer, more efficient, and more flexible. And offers better capacity 24/7.

The time has come for new opportunities. Welcome to Amsterdam!

More about the new sea lock

Nieuwe zeesluis

Intermodal transport: efficient and sustainable

The terminals in the Amsterdam port area are connected to a large intermodal network of rail, road, and inland waterways.

You can easily and quickly offer door-to-door transport in the Netherlands and the rest of Europe, without congestion and therefore without delay.

Intermodal traffic by water and rail is sustainable and energy efficient. We therefore encourage these forms of transport. For example, we support various (international) projects to further advance sustainable intermodal transport.

Logistics Alliance

Port of Amsterdam is part of the Logistics Alliance. This is an alliance of 18 different parties from the business community, industry organizations, and infrastructure managers. The Logistics Alliance forms a large network of Dutch organizations that have joined forces to strengthen trade and logistics.

Direct contact with our expert

Would you like to know more about (intermodal) connections, or do you have a question?

Alma Prins-Droog
Alma Prins-Droog

Head Cargo & Offshore

+31 20 523 45 00