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By car

Kinderdijk lies between Dordrecht and Rotterdam

Travelling by car is by no means the ideal way of getting to Kinderdijk. Still, if you have no other options, check out our parking facilities here.

Our address is Nederwaard 1, 2961 AS Kinderdijk.

The number of parking spaces near the entrance to Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage is severely limited. Our advice to you: use the Waterbus! Travelling by public transport across the water is not only fun, cheap, and convenient; it’s also a very Dutch way of moving around the country. If you absolutely need to use your car to get here, be warned: we only have about 50 parking spaces available near the entrance to the windmill area – and all of those are paid parking spaces, too.

Parking fares are 5 euros for cars, and 2.50 euros for motorbikes.

Weekend

On Saturdays, Sundays, and a number of Dutch holidays, the parking facilities of the Royal IHC shipyard is open to tourist vehicles. From there, you can walk over to the windmill area entrance in just about ten minutes. Parking is free here as well.

From the parking lot at IHC it's a 700 meters walk.

From the parking lot at IHC it's a 700 meters walk.

By Waterbus

By Waterbus

Travelling by Waterbus is the perfect way to visit us by public transport. From Rotterdam or Dordrecht, half an hour’s sailing will get you to Kinderdijk in style!

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By public transport

By public transport

Travel straight through the heart of a truly Dutch countryside by bus. Hop on in Rotterdam, Utrecht, or Dordrecht, and stop right in front of our World Heritage entrance.

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By coach

By coach

Coaches can use the special drop-off and boarding zone verging directly on Kinderdijk World Heritage. Booking in advance for a group visit is a must!

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By camper van

By camper van

The Kinderdijk windmills are a great stop on any tour of the Netherlands. If you’re travelling by camper van, check out your options for parking and overnight stays.

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By bike

By bike

Kinderdijk is open to all cyclists, and it is situated along several sensational national cycling routes, so be sure to plan a visit to our mills as an exciting highlight!

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