Zaanse Schans

Wondering what the Netherlands looked like in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries? Take line 391 - the Industrial Heritage Line - and get off at unique places.

Terug in de tijd

The Industrial Heritage Line connects Amsterdam Centraal Station with the Zaanse Schans. A bus departs from bus platform L at the central station every 15 minutes. This bus will take you to:
  • The NDSM shipyard, one of the world's largest shipyards of the 19th century and now transformed into an 'art city'.
  • The centre of Zaandam.
  • The Zaanse Schans: discover traditional crafts, mills and houses from the 18th and 19th century.

Express line

Would you rather travel directly with the fast connection to the Zaanse Schans? The Express line 891 will take you directly from Amsterdam Central Station to the Zaanse Schans (within 20 minutes).

This express service runs during the summer period and some school holidays.

Order your e-ticket now


Type 391 or 891 in the following search engine and find the Industrial Heritage Line timetable with departure times and bus stop names: