Contact and Route

The building of the Faculty of Science is located on the campus of VU Amsterdam, behind the main building. It can be entered through entrance 1081 or 1085 of the Mathematics and Physics building (W&N building).

Visiting and postal address

Entrance 1085 W&N buildingVU Amsterdam Faculty of Science
De Boelelaan 1085
1081 HV Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Public Transport

From Central Station:

  • express tram 51, direction Amstelveen Westwijk (16 minutes), stop at: De Boelelaan/VU
  • tram 5, direction Amstelveen Binnenhof (25 minutes), stop at: De Boelelaan/VU
  • tram 16 or 24, direction VUmc, final stop

From Station Amsterdam Zuid:
It's a 10 minute walk to the VU from Station Amsterdam Zuid, or you can go by:

  • express tram 51 (1 minute), direction Amstelveen Westwijk
  • tram 5 (1 minute), direction Amstelveen Binnenhof

From Schiphol airport:
Travellers arriving at Schiphol can take the train to station Amsterdam Zuid/WTC.


The A-10 Amsterdam ring road can be reached from all directions. Follow the A-10 to the Zuid/Amstelveen exit S 108. Turn left at the end of the slip road onto Amstelveenseweg: after about three hundred yards (at the VU University hospital building) turn left again onto De Boelelaan. VU University Amsterdam can be reached via city routes S 108 and S 109.

Parking VU University and VU Medical Center

VU Campus Map

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Plattegrond VU campus en VUmc