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Amsterdamse haven

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

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 did you also know that the Amsterdam port is connected to a large industrial estate with circular startups up 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 about 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 the largest sea lock in the world for yourself in SHIP. It is also a beautiful place for spotting planes!



Visit the various events in the 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 in 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 robust working environment with different functions in terms of content and level.

  • Vacancies at Port of Amsterdam
  • Occupations in the port

Discover working in the port

About Port of Amsterdam


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

About us

De haven werkt voor Amsterdam