National Institute for Subatomic Physics

How to reach Nikhef

Nikhef is situated at Amsterdam Science Park.

Science Park 105
1098 XG Amsterdam

NB. Up until January 1 2009 the visitor's address was: Kruislaan 409, 1098 SJ Amsterdam.

By car


Public transport
Science Park has its own train station. Bus 40 runs from Amsterdam Amstel Station and Amsterdam Muiderpoort in both directions.


From Schiphol station
Twice an hour a train goes from Schiphol to Amsterdam Science Park directly.
Or take the train to Amsterdam Central Station and from there take the train (Sprinter) direction Almere-Oostvaarders / Lelystad Centrum and get out at Amsterdam Science Park Train Station.

Depending on traffic, a taxi can take you from Schiphol to Science Park in 15 to 30 minutes at a cost of about 50 euros.

From Amsterdam Zuid/WTC station
Take metro 51 towards Centraal Station and get out at Amstel Train Station.  Bus 40 will bring you to Science Park Amsterdam.

From Amstel station
From Amstel station take bus number 40 towards Muiderpoort station and get off at bus stop ´Science Park Amsterdam´. 

From Muiderpoort station
Take the train (Sprinter) direction Almere-Oostvaarders / Lelystad Centrum and get out at Amsterdam Science Park Train Station. Or take bus number 40 towards Amstel station and get out at bus stop ´Science Park Amsterdam´. 

From Amsterdam Central station
Take the train (Sprinter) direction Almere-Oostvaarders / Lelystad Centrum and get out at Amsterdam Science Park Train Station.

Video's Nikhef en Amsterdam Science Park