Almere is closer than you think! You can drive here from Amsterdam and Utrecht and be in the centre of Almere within half an hour. There are (multistorey) carparks directly in the centre of town and also right beneath the pedestrian precinct. Central Station in Almere (Centrum) has express connections (sneltreinen) to Amsterdam, Zwolle and Hilversum and you arrive right in the centre of town. Your shopping trip can begin directly upon exiting the station or garage.

Paying for your parking in Almere City Centre

Arriving by car and parking in the centre? All carparks in Almere City Centre are open 24/7 and are next to and beneath the totally pedestrianised shopping centre of town. A number of these garages have charging points for electric vehicles. Monday through Saturday (07.00-24.00) and Sundays (12.00-24.00) you can park at a parking metre in the centre of town (holidays included).

Parking garages - Are you coming by car? Then park in one of the covered garages around or below the center.

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Take the train to Almere

Central Station in Almere (Centrum) is right in the heart of town so shopping can start immediately!

Use NS Reisplanner (find it online) to plan your journey

Take the bus to Almere

Almere is easily reachable via public transport buses. You could alight at any of the following stops; Passage, Stadhuisplein, Flevoziekenhuis (our hospital) or Station Almere Centrum (Central Station).

Use to plan your trip right now


Getting around by bike

There are various safe places to park your bike in Almere City Centre while you shop that will keep your bicycle(s) safe and dry - and it’s free.


Plan your visit

Come and get your meal & drink »

Come and get your meal & drink » Grote en kleine pizza's met handen bij Woodstone Pizza & Wine in Almere Centrum aan het restaurantplein Belfort

Shopping all day long »

Shopping all day long »

Staying the night?

Staying the night?