Kingsday 27 April 2022

Due to the many road closures in and around Amsterdam during Kingsnight and Kingsday it is not possible to pre-book your taxi between April 26th 4pm and April 28th 10am.

We advise you to either contact our call centre during this period or to book your taxi via our app or to book via whatsapp (send the word “taxi” to 020 7777777). This way we can set a time and location to pick you up in Amsterdam. Click here to see the map with road closures.

We wish you a very pleasant Kingsday!


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Taxis in Amsterdam’s city centre

A taxi is an ideal means of transport to reach Amsterdam’s city centre. When taking a taxi to the city centre, you decide where you want to be dropped off and you can therefore comfortably reach your destination.

Did you know that you can order a TCA taxi to Schiphol in our app or via the widget on this site for €45 from the cty centre (€50 for a minivan)?

Book a taxi in the city centre

Taxicentrale Amsterdam has some 1,500 certified drivers who will be happy to transport you to your destination for both short and long rides. The City of Amsterdam has designated us as a licensed taxi company (TTO), which means that we are allowed to use the many taxi ranks that Amsterdam has to offer.

You can book your taxi ride via our app, the website or by phone on +31 (0)20 777 7777.

Did you know that we also offer ordering via whatsapp? When you text the word “taxi” to our phone number 0207777777 you will be guided through the ordering process. Whether you need your taxi know or later, this can now be booked without installing an app.

Our presence in Amsterdam’s city centre

Would you like to go to Amsterdam’s city centre by taxi? Or would you like to go from there to another location in the city? Our taxi drivers will be happy to help. You can book a taxi by calling +31 (0)20 777 7777 or online via the website or our app.

If you are already in the city centre and would like to take a taxi from one of the taxi ranks, you can find us at one of the locations below (among others):

  • Oudezijds Voorburgwal 197, 1012 EX Amsterdam
  • Waterlooplein 2, 1011 NZ Amsterdam
  • Nieuwmarkt 4, 1012 CR Amsterdam
  • Oudebrugsteeg 13, 1012 JP Amsterdam

Rates for booking a taxi

Would like to book or order a taxi in Amsterdam’s city centre, but are you not aware of the costs involved? Booking and/or ordering a taxi at Taxicentrale Amsterdam is completely free of charge.

If you would like to know in advance what the ride will cost, you can use the app or the calculator on our website to calculate an approximate rate. Please note that this is only an estimate and may differ from the final rate due to, for example, road works or other traffic problems.

Do you have any more questions about our taxi services or would you like to apply for a loyalty card? Call us during office hours on +31 (0)20 777 7777, use our contact form or email us at