The main post office in Amsterdam is downtown (that’s the city centre for our British readers), at Singel 250.
It’s a 5-8 minute walk from Dam Square.
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The Amsterdam Post Office is at the blue marker.
Red marker: Dam Square
Green marker: Central Station
The post office is busy but well-organized. However, you may prefer to buy your stamps elsewhere. Tobacconists, news agents and most supermarkets sell stamps.
In supermarkets look for the courtesy desk.
Usually you will have to buy a small booklet of stamps. Single stamps are normally sold with post cards bought at the same store.
Main post office:
Monday – Saturday: 7:30 – 18:30 (7:30 AM – 6:30 PM)
Other Post Offices
Many tobacconists include full-service post office franchises. To find one, simply ask a local.
Stamped letters can also be mailed in any of the bright orange TNT mail boxes. For mail destined outside Amsterdam, use the slot marked, “Overige Postcodes” (Other Postal Codes).
Do not republish or repost.
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