Free & Cheap Parking in Amsterdam in 2022


Free & Cheap Parking in Central Amsterdam – 2022

Amsterdam is a big place and can be confusing with all the canals. The area I am referring to when I mention central Amsterdam includes Jordaan, Uilenburg, and Amsterdam Centrum. The attractions included in these areas are the Ane Frank House, Rembrandt House Museum, NEMO Science Museum, the National Maritime Museum. As well as the Oude Church, Royal Palace Amsterdam, and the Artis Zoo. Let’s get started finding you the best place to park.

Free Parking in Central Amsterdam

When can I park for free in central Amsterdam? The following roads in central Amsterdam are heavily restricted, but you can park on them free of charge between 4 am and 9 am. All other times are charged at €7.50 for 1 hour or €15 for 2 hours. Maximum stay 2 hours:

  • Damrak
  • Beursplein
  • Nes
  • Damstraat
  • Oudezijds Voorburgwall
  • Spuistraat
  • Singel
  • Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal
  • Kloveniersburgwal
  • Zandstraat

The free parking options in central Amsterdam are not the best, but we have a solution for you. We have also researched the best hotels in Amsterdam with free parking, so be sure to check out that post.

Otherwise, your best option will be to spend a little and save a lot on the stress of not knowing if you will get a parking ticket. See below for the cheapest car parks in the middle of Amsterdam city. For help with paying for parking, go to seety

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Cheap Parking in Central Amsterdam

Where is the cheapest car park in central Amsterdam? Depending on how long you plan to park. the cheapest car park in central Amsterdam for a 4-hour stay is the Gemeente Amsterdam car park. Yet Centrum Oosterdok car park is the cheapest if parking for longer periods like 8 hours or for one day.

See the charts below for second and third cheapest for 4, 8 and 24 hour stays in central Amsterdam

Cheapest 4 hour Parking
in Central Amsterdam
PriceWalking Distance
to Central Station
Gemeente Amsterdam
Piet Heingarage

Piet Heinkade 59
1019 GM Amsterdam
15.2025 mins
InPublic
Centrum Oosterdok

Oosterdokstraat 140
1011 DK Amsterdam
24.0017 mins
Q-Park
Nieuwendijk

Nieuwezijds Kolk 18
1012 PV Amsterdam
25.5014 mins
NH Hotel Group
Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky
Dam 9
1012 JS Amsterdam
28.0019 mins
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 8 hour Parking
in Central Amsterdam
PriceWalking Distance
to Central Station
InPublic
Centrum Oosterdok

Oosterdokstraat 140
1011 DK Amsterdam
25.0017 mins
Gemeente Amsterdam
Piet Heingarage

Piet Heinkade 59
1019 GM Amsterdam
30.0025 mins
Q-Park
Nieuwendijk

Nieuwezijds Kolk 18
1012 PV Amsterdam
34.7014 mins
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 24 hour Parking
in Central Amsterdam
PriceWalking Distance
to Central Station
InPublic
Centrum Oosterdok

Oosterdokstraat 140
1011 DK Amsterdam
25.0017 mins
Rho Hotel
RHO Hotel

Nes 5 – 23
1012 KC Amsterdam
35.0023 mins
Gemeente Amsterdam
Piet Heingarage

Piet Heinkade 59
1019 GM Amsterdam
38.0025 mins
Sourced from Parkopedia

Things to Know about Parking Free in Amsterdam

Many of the parking suggestions we have given in this article are street parking, which are often on residential roads or canal roads. Either way, space it and issue, and so there are a few things to keep in mind when using these free parking tips in Amsterdam and parking your vehicle:

  • Park straight and close to the curb
  • Park within the bay
  • check for road signs indicating parking restrictions -you never know
  • Make sure your car is locked before leaving your vehicle.
  • Remember where you parked

Free Parking in Amsterdam Noord (North)

Free Parking near Central Station Amsterdam

Amsterdam-Noord also includes Molenwijk, Buiksloot, Tuttifruttidorp, NDSM, Nieuwendam, and Schellingwoude. Again all are with in the A10 Ring road of Ringweg Noord. Amenities in this area are the BovenlJ Ziekenhuis hospital, Sportpark Melkweg, STRAAT Museum and the Amsterdam Northstars Rugbyclub Amsterdam.

When can I park for free in North Amsterdam Noord? The following roads in Amsterdam Noord are restricted during the day, but you can park on them free of charge from 9 pm to 9 am the following morning. All other times are charged at €1.40 for 1 hour or €2.80 for 2 hours:

  • Spreeuwenpark
  • Nachtegaalstraat
  • Havikslaan
  • Meeuweniaan
  • Adelaarsweg
  • Spechtstraat
  • Johan Van Hasseitweg
  • Varenweg
  • Duizendschoonstraat
  • Mosveid

For even more choice, view the charts below for the cheapest for 4, 8 and 24 hour parking in North Amsterdam (Noord). For help with paying for parking go to seety

Cheapest 4 hour Parking
in North Amsterdam

(Noord)
Price
Gemeente Amsterdam
P2 De Bomen Boven ‘t Y

Buikslotermeerplein 237
1025 XB Amsterdam
2.60
Gemeente Amsterdam
Sneeuwbalweg 4
1032 VT Amsterdam
5.60
Gemeente Amsterdam
Buikslotermeerplein

1025 VK Amsterdam
5.60
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 8 hour Parking
in North Amsterdam

(Noord)
Price
Gemeente Amsterdam
P2 De Bomen Boven ‘t Y

Buikslotermeerplein 237
1025 XB Amsterdam
7.40
Gemeente Amsterdam
Buikslotermeerplein

1025 VK Amsterdam
8.40
Gemeente Amsterdam
Sneeuwbalweg 4
1032 VT Amsterdam
11.20
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 24 hour Parking
in North Amsterdam

(Noord)
Price
Gemeente Amsterdam
Buikslotermeerplein

1025 VK Amsterdam
8.40
Gemeente Amsterdam
Sneeuwbalweg 4
1032 VT Amsterdam
14
Gemeente Amsterdam
P2 De Bomen Boven ‘t Y

Buikslotermeerplein 237
1025 XB Amsterdam
14
Sourced from Parkopedia

Free Parking in Amsterdam Oost (East)

Still remaining with in the A10 ringroad now called Ringweg-Oost we will be discussing parking options in the following areas: De Plantage, Oostelijke Eilanden, IJburg, Kattenburg, Java-eiland, Funenpark, Zeeburgereiland and Watergraafsmeer. Located in these areas are the Universiteit Van Amsterdam, Park De Meer and the Eastern Docklands.

When can I park for free in East Amsterdam Oost? The following roads in Amsterdam Oost are restricted during the day, but you can park on them free of charge from midnight to 9 am the following morning. Check the signs as some roads are free from 9 pm and others from 7 pm. Zones 3 and 4 are also free to park on Sundays all day.

  • Krugerstraat
  • Kraaipanstraat
  • Majubastraat
  • Reitzstraat
  • Tugelaweg
  • Transvaalkade
  • Pretoriusstraat
  • Javastraat
  • Balistraat
  • Borneostraat

For even more choice, view the charts below for the cheapest for 4, 8 and 24 hour parking in East Amsterdam (Oost). For help with paying for parking go to seety

Cheapest 4 hour Parking
in East Amsterdam

(Oost)
Price
Gemeente Amsterdam
P+R Zeeburg II

Zuiderzeeweg 8
1095 KG Amsterdam
10.00
APCOA
Vomar Voordeelmarkt – Cruquiuskade

Johannis De Rijkestraat 1
1018 RM Amsterdam
12.00
Q-Park
Oostpoort

Polderweg 92
1093 KP Amsterdam
14.00
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 8 hour Parking
in East Amsterdam

(Oost)
Price
Gemeente Amsterdam
P+R Zeeburg II

Zuiderzeeweg 8
1095 KG Amsterdam
20.00
APCOA
Vomar Voordeelmarkt – Cruquiuskade

Johannis De Rijkestraat 1
1018 RM Amsterdam
24.00
Q-Park
Oostpoort

Polderweg 92
1093 KP Amsterdam
24.00
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 24 hour Parking
in East Amsterdam

(Oost)
Price
Q-Park
Oostpoort

Polderweg 92
1093 KP Amsterdam
24.00
APCOA
Vomar Voordeelmarkt – Cruquiuskade

Johannis De Rijkestraat 1
1018 RM Amsterdam
30.00
Q-Park
Centrum Oost

Wibautstraat 3B
1091 GH Amsterdam
30.00
Sourced from Parkopedia

Free Parking in Amsterdam Zuid (South)

Free Parking in Amsterdam Zuid (South)

South of the Ringweg Zuid (A10 ring road) De Pijp, Oud Zuld, Amstelveen, Rivierenbuurt, Oud-Zuid and Zuid. As well as Zuidoost, Amstelkwartier,De Pijp, all reside with in the province of Amsterdam-Zuid. Here you will find attractions and amenities such as the Rijkk Museum, Beatrix park, Amsterdam Oud-Zuid and Olympisch Stadion Amsterdam.

When can I park for free in South Amsterdam Zuid? The following roads in Amsterdam Zuid are restricted during the day, but you can park on them free of charge from midnight to 9 am the following morning. Check the signs as some roads are free from 9 pm and others from 7 pm. Zones 3 and 4 are also free to park on Sundays all day.

  • Churchill-Laan
  • Amstelkade
  • Stadionweg
  • Biesboschstraat
  • Hunzestraat
  • Waalstraat
  • Veluwelaan
  • Baronlepad
  • Waalstraat
  • Dintestraat

For even more choice, view the charts below for the cheapest for 4, 8 and 24 hour parking in South Amsterdam (Zuid). For help with paying for parking go to seety

Cheapest 4 hour Parking
in South Amsterdam

(Zuid)
Price
Parking + Protection
Switchpark Eenhoorn

Stephensonstraat 37
1097 BA Amsterdam
10.00
Q-Park
Amstel

Julianaplein 1
1097 DN Amsterdam
14.00
Gemeente Amsterdam
Albert Cuyp

Ruysdaelkade 100
1072 AT Amsterdam
20.40
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 8 hour Parking
in South Amsterdam

(Zuid)
Price
RAI Amsterdam B.V.
P+R RAI

Europaplein 24
1078 GZ Amsterdam
28.00
Q-Park
Centrum Oost

Wibautstraat 3B
1091 GH Amsterdam
30.00
APCOA
Museum Quarter

Nicolaas Maesstraat 2D
1071 RA Amsterdam
38.40
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 24 hour Parking
in South Amsterdam

(Zuid)
Price
Q-Park
Weesperplein

Eerste Boerhaavestraat 27H
1091 RZ Amsterdam
30.00
Q-Park
Centrum Oost

Wibautstraat 3B
1091 GH Amsterdam
30.00
APCOA
Museum Quarter

Nicolaas Maesstraat 2D
1071 RA Amsterdam
39.00
Sourced from Parkopedia

Free Parking in Amsterdam West (Westen)

Free Parking in Amsterdam West (Westen)

Oud West, Bos en Lommer & De Baarsjes, Westerpark, Nleuw West are all neighbourhoods with in Amstaerdam-West, still keeping with in the A10 ringroad named Einsteinweg on the south side of Amsterdam. Rembrandt Park, the Vondelpaerk with the open air Picasso Figure, Museum Het Schip and La Dottoressa.

When can I park for free in West Amsterdam? The following roads in Amsterdam Westen are restricted during the day, but you can park on them free of charge from midnight to 9 am the following morning. Check the signs as some roads are free from 9 pm and others from 7 pm. Zones 2 to 8 are also free to park on Sundays all day.

  • Bartholomeus Diazstraat
  • Cabralstraat
  • Marco Polostraat
  • Jan Evertsenstraat
  • Torrestraat
  • Mercatorstraat
  • Vancouverstraat
  • Hoofdweg
  • Wilhelminastraat
  • Overtoom

For even more choice, view the charts below for the cheapest for 4, 8 and 24 hour parking in West Amsterdam (Westen). For help with paying for parking go to seety

Cheapest 4 hour Parking
in West Amsterdam
Price
Q-Park
Bos en Lommer

Leeuwendalersweg 23B
1055 JE Amsterdam
13.50
Gemeente Amsterdam
De Hallen

Bellamyplein 41
1053 AT Amsterdam
20.40
Q-Park
Europarking

Marnixstraat 250
1016 TL Amsterdam
22.80
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 8 hour Parking
in West Amsterdam
Price
Q-Park
Bos en Lommer

Leeuwendalersweg 23B
1055 JE Amsterdam
14.00
P1 Holding B.V.
Stadionplein Zuid

Stadionplein 294
1076 CK Amsterdam
28.00
Gemeente Amsterdam
P+R Olympisch Stadion

Olympisch Stadion 44
1076 DE Amsterdam
32.00
Sourced from Parkopedia
Cheapest 24 hour Parking
in West Amsterdam
Price
Q-Park
Bos en Lommer

Leeuwendalersweg 23B
1055 JE Amsterdam
14.00
P1 Holding B.V.
Stadionplein Zuid

Stadionplein 294
1076 CK Amsterdam
35.00
Q-Park
Europarking

Marnixstraat 250
1016 TL Amsterdam
45.00
Sourced from Parkopedia

Hotels with Free Parking in Amsterdam

Where are the hotels in Amsterdam that offer free parking during their stay? The Following hotels in Amsterdam all offer free unrestricted parking with their accommodation:

  • The Hoxton, Amsterdam
  • New West Inn Amsterdam
  • The Unbound Hotel
  • Outside Inn
  • Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Noord
  • New Century Hotel
  • Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Amstel
  • New West Inn Amsterdam
  • Ambassade Hotel

Cheapest Car Parks in Central Amsterdam

If you are not bothered about what part of Amsterdam you are in, as long as you have the best-priced car parking, see the charts below. Many of these car parks are up to an hour away from the central station but are guaranteed to be the cheapest Amsterdam offers.

Cheapest 4 Hour Parking
in Central Amsterdam
PriceWalking Distance
to Central Station
Gemeente Amsterdam
P2 De Bomen Boven ‘t Y
Buikslotermeerplein 237
1025 XB Amsterdam
€2.6054 mins
De Overkant
Gedempte Hamerkanaal 223
1019 BW Amsterdam
€3.5040 mins
Arrivée BV
Nieuw Amerika
Withoedenveem 10
1019 HE Amsterdam
€12.0045 mins
APCOA
Vomar Voordeelmarkt
– Cruquiuskade
Johannis De Rijkestraat 1
1018 RM Amsterdam
€12.0057 mins
Q-Park
Bos en Lommer
Leeuwendalersweg 23B
1055 JE Amsterdam
€13.5059 mins
Q-Park
Oostpoort

Polderweg 92
1093 KP Amsterdam
€14.0060+ mins
Gemeente Amsterdam
Piet Heingarage

Piet Heinkade 59
1019 GM Amsterdam
€15.2025 mins
Interparking Nederland BV
IJ-oever Centrum

Vriesseveem 9
1019 GM Amsterdam
€16.0017 mins
APCOA
De Loodsen

Veembroederhof 208
1019 HC Amsterdam
€16.0045 mins
Sourced from Parkopedia Click Here for the latest prices
Cheapest 8 Hour Parking
in Central Amsterdam
PriceWalking Distance
to Central Station
Gemeente Amsterdam
P2 De Bomen Boven ‘t Y
Buikslotermeerplein 237
1025 XB Amsterdam
€7.4054 mins
Gemeente Amsterdam
Buikslotermeerplein
1025 VK Amsterdam
€8.4060+ mins
Gemeente Amsterdam
Sneeuwbalweg 4
1032 VT Amsterdam
€11.2060+ mins
Q-Park
Bos en Lommer

Leeuwendalersweg 23B
1055 JE Amsterdam
€13.5059 mins
P1 Holding B.V.
De Overkant

Gedempte Hamerkanaal 223
1019 BW Amsterdam
€23.5040 mins
Arrivée BV
Nieuw Amerika

Withoedenveem 10
1019 HE Amsterdam
€2445 mins
APCOA
Vomar Voordeelmarkt

– Cruquiuskade
Johannis De Rijkestraat 1
1018 RM Amsterdam
€24.0057 mins
Q-Park
Oostpoort

Polderweg 92
1093 KP Amsterdam
€24.0060+ mins
InPublic
Centrum Oosterdok

Oosterdokstraat 140
1011 DK Amsterdam
€25.0017 mins
Sourced from Parkopedia Click Here for the latest prices
Cheapest 24 Hour Parking
in Central Amsterdam
PriceWalking Distance
to Central Station
Gemeente Amsterdam
Buikslotermeerplein
1025 VK Amsterdam
€8.4060+ mins
Q-Park
Bos en Lommer

Leeuwendalersweg 23B
1055 JE Amsterdam
€13.5059 mins
Gemeente Amsterdam
Sneeuwbalweg 4
1032 VT Amsterdam
€14.0060+ mins
Gemeente Amsterdam
P2 De Bomen Boven ‘t Y

Buikslotermeerplein 237
1025 XB Amsterdam
€14.0054 mins
Q-Park
Oostpoort

Polderweg 92
1093 KP Amsterdam
€24.0060+ mins
InPublic
Centrum Oosterdok

Oosterdokstraat 140
1011 DK Amsterdam
€25.0017 mins
P1 Holding B.V.
De Overkant

Gedempte Hamerkanaal 223
1019 BW Amsterdam
€30.0040 mins
APCOA
De Loodsen

Veembroederhof 208
1019 HC Amsterdam
€30.0045 mins
Arrivée BV
Nieuw Amerika

Withoedenveem 10
1019 HE Amsterdam
€30.0045 mins
Sourced from Parkopedia Click Here for the latest prices

Park and Ride Amsterdam

There are many Park and Ride options to choose from in Amsterdam, and the best choice for parking if you are planning to visit for more than a day or so.

Is there a Park and Ride in Amsterdam? There are many park and Ride services to choose from in Amsterdam and they are list below:

  • P + R Zeeburg 2
  • P+R ArenA
  • P+R Sloterdijk
  • MOBIHUB P+R Oostpoort
  • MOBIHUB P+R Rembrandtpark
  • P+R Olympisch Stadion
  • Q-Park P+R Comeniusstraat
  • P+R Comeniusstraat

For more information on the Park and Rides in Amsterdam, Click Here

Park and Bike in Amsterdam

Park and Bike Amsterdam
Image sourced from parkereninijdock.nl/park-bike

Probably the most bike-friendly city in the world, cycling in Amsterdam is a must not only to sight see the city but cycling over the canals, and narrow streets is a great way to grab the essence of a beautiful cultural and very buzzing place.

How Park & Bike Amsterdam Works

The following text is translated from Amsterdam Bike Rent

Parking and cycling in the heart of Amsterdam!
With our Park&Bike promotion you have an easy and cheap parking solution in the center of Amsterdam. In addition, you can also get on one of our bicycles with a significant discount.

You can use our Park&Bike promotion on presentation of your valid parking ticket from Amsterdam IJdock Interparking.

Security for your bike(s) and being on the road quickly, book now below!

PAY ATTENTION:
Your reservation will only be considered in our store upon presentation of a valid parking ticket.

Here is the full process you need to get set up and booked in with

Park & Bike Amsterdam – How to Book

Book your Car Parking

  1. Go to parkereninijdock.nl
  2. Choose a date and press Book Now
  3. Choose from Day Trip Parking or Flex Parking
  4. Fill in your personal, vehicle details and payment method
  5. Press the yellow Book & Pay button to complete and pay for the booking of your vehicle parking

Book your Bike Hire

Now you have proof of your booked vehicle parking, you can go ahead and reserve your bikes. You can get a reduced rate for multiple bikes, up to 8 bicycles.

  1. Go to Amsterdambikerent.nl and enter the duration of bike hire you require
  2. and press the Selecteer je fiets(en) button to continue
  3. Add the number of bikes you require in the Aantal 1 Bedrag section
  4. Confirm the details are correct, and Press the Volgende blue button at the bottom of the page
  5. Fill in your personal and vehicle details, and then press the Volgende blue button to go to the next page
  6. Check the details are correct
  7. Agree to the Terms & Conditions and tick the box
  8. Then press the blue button titled Naar betalen to pay
  9. Choose your payment method and make your payment.

You are now booked in to park your car and rent a fun 7-speed bicycle with hand brakes to enjoy and visit Amsterdam in the way Amsterdam should be seen.

Have Fun!

MobiHub Park and Bike

You can also use MobiHubs Park and Bike service that runs from the following locations.

We hope this has given you some great ideas for parking for free or cheap when visiting Amsterdam. My personal choice would be to hire a bicycle. There is no greater feeling than riding a bike in a cycle-friendly city such as Amsterdam and allowing the vitamin D from the sun, and the endorphins of the exercise all add to the joy of exploring a new Place. Whatever parking method you choose, drive safely, till next time.

Related Question

How do I appeal a parking fine in Amsterdam? You can only contest a parking ticket or Wheel Clamp fine in Amsterdam online at nha.amsterdam.nl

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