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Amsterdamse haven

Discover the port

Do you want to see live what's going on in the port of Amsterdam? How the port contributes to a sustainable future? Then you're in the right place. Find out for yourself.

Amsterdamse haven

What is a port?

Everyone knows that a harbour is a place on the water where ships can moor. The port of Amsterdam has existed for centuries. But do you also know that the Amsterdam port is connected to a large industrial estate with circular startups to large distribution companies? There is a lot to discover in the port of Amsterdam.

Experience the port

at Amsterdam CS

at IJmuiden

Cycling routes

Cycle the 4 routes in the port over shipping, nature and history.


Harbour tours

Sail around in places in the harbour where you wouldn't otherwise be able to go.


SHIP exposition

Experience for yourself in SHIP the largest sea lock in the world. Also a beautiful spotter place!



Visit the various events in the cultural free port of Amsterdam.



luchtfoto nieuwe zeesluis

The largest sea lock in the world

A new large sea lock is being constructed at the entrance of the North Sea Canal at IJmuiden that will provide access to the Amsterdam port region.

Discover the new sea lock

Arrivals webapp

Arrivals: arrival and departure of vessels

Find out which ships are in port, arriving or departing with the Arrivals app.

Go to Arrivals

Sustainable port

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A large port with a small footprint. We opt for sustainable growth. Together with the customer.

  • Energy transition
  • Clean and safe shipping
  • Circular Economy

Discover the sustainable port

Digital Port

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Digitization offers a world of opportunities. That is why we invest in technological developments. Together with the customer.

  • Poseidon
  • Easydock

Discover the digital port

Working in the port

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In the port of Amsterdam you'll find a lot of jobs. It is a cool working environment with different functions in terms of content and level.

  • Vacancies at Port of Amsterdam
  • Occupations in the port

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About Port of Amsterdam


The more than 350 Port of Amsterdam employees work full of energy every day to make the port of Amsterdam smarter, faster and cleaner. As a result, the port is delivering more and more value. Both economically and socially.

About us

De haven werkt voor Amsterdam