Guided tours

Step into the world of Champion AFC Ajax by visiting the Amsterdam ArenA! 

During a 1-hour guided tour our enthusiastic guide will tell you all ins & outs about the stadium and football legend Ajax. 
The tour kicks-off with an ArenA-introduction film. From there, you step into stadium’s players tunnel which leads you to the team's dugout where you can even touch the grass of this hallowed ground. If you're lucky and the players aren't training that day you'll also be lead into the locker room area.

You're next stop will be at the so-called Mixed Zone or Press Room, where managers and players conduct their post-match interviews. By downloading the brand new World of Ajax Tour App, the Ajax history will come alive on your smartphone and the free picture that will be taken during the tour, can be downloaded, shared or like via the ArenA FaceBook page.

Location:
From Central Station in Amsterdam, Metroline 54 will bring you to the Amsterdam ArenA in 15 minutes, it is just a 5-minute walk from stop Strandvliet/ArenA!

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Addresses

You can contact Ajax by mail, telephone and e-mail. Look in this section for all addresses and telephone numbers. We are happy to help you further.

AFC Ajax
Johan Cruijff Boulevard 29, 1101 AX Amsterdam Zuidoost (Nl)
PO Box 12522, 1100 AM Amsterdam Zuidoost (Nl)
Click here to contact us via chat (09:00 - 20:00h)
Website: www.ajax.nl

De Toekomst
AFC Ajax’s Youth department
Borchlandweg 16-18, 1099 CT Amsterdam Zuidoost (Nl)
+31(0)88 - 18 3 1900
Website: www.ajax.nl

Supporters’ affairs Ajax
Fan desk Amsterdam ArenA
Johan Cruijff Boulevard 29, 1101 AX Amsterdam Zuidoost (Nl)
PO Box 23388, 1100 AW Amsterdam (Nl)
+31(0)88 - 18 3 1900
Website: www.ajax.nl

 

Route to stadium

The Ajax stadium, the Amsterdam Arena, can be reached via the A1, A2, A9 and A10 motorways. From the A2 (Utrecht – Amsterdam) take exit S211 (Ouderkerk a/d Amstel/Duivendrecht/Diemen). Follow the signs Amsterdam Zuidoost/Transferium at the end.

There are a total of seven parking areas offering parking space for 9,000 cars and 170 buses at walking distance. Drivers are given the ideal route to the stadium by means of a computer-controlled routing system. Parking cards cost 7 Euros (P-2 to P-10) and 14 Euros (P-1) and can be purchased in advance from the TicketBox sales outlets (national lottery sales outlets). There are bicycle sheds around the Amsterdam Arena with room for 3,000 bicycles.

Metro 54 to Gein (stopping at Strandvliet, Bijlmer and Duivendrecht) links the Amsterdam Arena directly to the centre of Amsterdam. The Amsterdam Arena is also served from outlying districts by buses 29, 59, 60, 62, 137, 158, 174 and 175, Bijlmer
stop. 

 

Parking

Parking permits must be ordered prior to the game.  These permits are valid for 2,5 hours before the game, until 3 hours after the game.  The printed parking permit and the European disability parking card must be displayed together inside the car’s windshield.  There are several options for parking in and around the stadium.

  • P1 ArenA (directly under the stadium)
  • P-Dome (next to the stadium) 
  • P4 (closest parking lot in P-other) 
  • P-other (P2, P3, P5 to P24)

Start of parking permit sales
Sales of these parking permits start on the Friday in the week before the game at 10:00.  For mid-week games, permit sales begin exactly one week before the match starts.  When sales begin, disability season ticket and club card holders can purchase a parking permit.  On the second day, European disability parking card holders who do not have a disability season ticket or club card may purchase a parking permit.

It is possible to park in P1 in the ArenA at a reduced rate.  For this, both a parking permit and a European disability parking card are required.  These permits can be ordered through your My Ajax account by clicking on the game for which the permit is needed.

Should there be no more reduced-price parking permits available via the My Ajax account, then parking spots (P1 ArenA  to P24) can be obtained via the city of Amsterdam’s ticket shop (https://www.onlineticket.nl/). Regular city fares apply.

European disability parking cards
A European disability parking card can be requested at the town hall in your place of residence.

Access P1 Arena and P – other P1 Arena can be reached via the Burgemeester Stramanweg.  When you see the stadium in front of you, continue straight on the Burgemeester Stramanweg and follow signs to Amsterdam Zuidoost / Diemen/ Venserpolder.  After that, take exit P1 ArenA.  At the level 0 exits, several accessible parking spaces are reserved for disabled visitors with a European disability parking card.

These accessible parking spaces are located near the elevators on the stadium’s North side (entrance B) and on the South side(entrance H).

If you have a parking permit for the P-Dome or P-other, then follow the signs around the stadium.  In the P-Dome, the disabled parking spaces are close to the exits.

Important notice

Any abuse of a disability parking permit will lead to being denied access to the stadium or parking garage.
Maximum clearance height for a car in P1 ArenA is 2,25 meters.

 

Accessibility

The Johan Cruijff ArenA is accessible for disabled persons.

Elevators

Disabled supporters who wish to use the elevators can do so by entering the stadium via the North entrance B or South entrance H. The accessible entrances are located in parking garage P1 ArenA. Two elevators are located at each entrance to bring disabled persons to the required level. Please take note of potential waiting times for the elevators, and plan to arrive at the stadium on time. The doors open ninety minutes before kick-off.

Disabled supporters in sections 016, 812 and 816 will be expected at the rear door of North entrance B.

Disabled supporters who hold tickets for sections 825 and 829 will take the H/south elevators rear door. From the elevator, you can access your place directly. Places are indicated via signage on the floor.

Ticket control will take place at both entrances and there is the possibility of being bodily searched. Your disability will of course be taken into account. Only bags with medication related to the disability will be allowed. There is a limited possibility to put bags in storage.

Lavatories

You will find the lavatories at main entrance E. The easy access toilets are located at the entrance of the platform, under section 016, and near the spots for disabled supporters.

Information in case of emergency

The Johan Cruijff ArenA has four First Aid stations. Two are located on the North side, and two on the South side. For disabled supporters on the platform and sections 812 and 816, this means that the closest First Aid stations are on the North side of the stadium. For sections 825 and 829, the closest First Aid stations are on the South Side of the stadium. In case of emergency, it is best to address a steward, who can assist you further.

 

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