We strongly advise everyone to use your good old horse carriage, organized event travel, public transportation or a bike to get to the festival site.
The Valhalla Bus by Event Travel
Don’t live nearby RAI Amsterdam? You have now the opportunity to book a bus trip with your friends and travel with a luxury coach to Valhalla! Say goodbye to night trains and waiting for taxies. Event Tavel takes care of the full Valhalla journey. They have around 75 pick-up locations throughout the country. Check the complete list here.
Saturday, December 23rd
22.15 – Arrival at RAI Amsterdam
Sunday, December 24th
06.30 – Touring-car accessible
08.00 – The latest departure
Find out where you to grab your Valhalla ride and arrive in style at our magical winter festival!
There are plenty of bike parking facilities in front of the festival entrance. From Amsterdam Central Station, it’s a 25-minute bicycle drive, simply navigate to RAI Amsterdam on Google Maps.
GVB provides a shuttle bus service from RAI Amsterdam to Amsterdam Central Station. The shuttle busses depart every 15 minutes in front of the RAI to Amsterdam Central Station from 04.00h till 07.00h. You need to pay for the Shuttle Bus with your OV-chipcard or you can purchase your bus ticket at the GVB ticket selling point in front of the exit of RAI. The GVB selling point accepts cash and card. A bus ticket costs €4,50.
Station RAI Amsterdam is located a stone’s throw from the RAI complex and has trains departing to most cities in the Netherlands. When you leave the venue, please follow the signs for RAI Amsterdam. For further information consult the NS [Dutch railways] travel planner by visiting ns.nl/reisplanner.
Tram 4 runs between the RAI (Europaplein stop), Amsterdam’s city center and Amsterdam Central Station.
Bus 62 and 65 run between the RAI (Europaplein stop) and Amsterdam Amstel Station.
Metro 51 runs between Amsterdam Central Station, Amsterdam Amstel Station and Amsterdam RAI Station.
Metro 50 runs regularly between the Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Gein stations and stops at the RAI Amsterdam station.
Departure times of the first trains/trams/buses/metros on Sunday morning will be communicated at the festival entrance and exit.
There are paid parking facilities at the RAI. Please follow the signs and instructions of the traffic controllers.