Planning Your Trip
There are many ways to discover Delft: on foot, by bike or choose for a unique experience with the Delft City Shuttle or Horse Tram. Want to see the city from the water? Be surprised during a cruise through the ancient canals.
DISCOVER THE CENTER ON FOOT
Stroll through the old town and enjoy all the beauty that the city has to offer along the way. All sights in Delft can easily be reached on foot. Moreover, walking paths and pavements throughout the city are accessible especially for pedestrians.
Nothing as Dutch as a bike ride! Simply visit all the sights or go for a cycle route along the beautiful nature around Delft.
Do you want to rent a bike? Then you can go to the shops below. If you have an OV chip card, you can also rent an OV-fiets at the NS station.
Monday to Friday 08:00 - 18:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Can be reached by telephone on: +31 (0) 15 750 31 93
- Coenderstraat 4 Open in Google Maps
- A 5 minute walk from Delft Station
Monday to Sunday 09:00 - 17:00
Can be reached by telephone on: +31 (0) 6 24 34 26 10
- Phoenixstraat 112 Open in Google Maps
- 15 minute walk from Market Square
Monday 11:00 - 18:30
Tuesday to Thursday 9:30 - 18:30
Friday 9:30 - 10:00
Saturday 9:30 - 18:00
Sunday 12:00 - 17:00
Can be reached by telephone on:
+31 (0) 15 213 85 58
- Wijnhaven 17 Open in Google Maps
- A 10 minute walk from Delft Station
Discover the city in a fun and practical way? With the Delft City Shuttle you can visit all the highlights of the city! Get in and out of the bus at the various stops or take an hour-long tour among all sights. A 'hop-on-hop-off daytrip' costs € 5, - and is available at all stops.
The Delft City Shuttle rides thursday to sunday from 12 am to 5 pm. You can leave every 20 minutes at one of the following locations:
- Aula TU
- Botanical Garden
- Market / VVV Delft
- Holiday park Delftse Hout
- Delft Station
- Restaurant Swing / Hampshire
- Delft Center
- The Koningshuys
- new church
- Old church
- Royal Delft Science Center
- City-cafe house
- Westcord Hotel
Imagine yourself in the nineteenth century ... Step into the horse tram and parade along the canals and discover the historic city center. A special experience for young and old.
You step into the Horse Tram on the Market in front of / next to the City Hall. Tickets are for sale directly at the tram and cost € 10 for an adult and € 5 for a child.
- Markt Open in Google Maps
Historic Delft is best to see from its ancient canals. For nearly 50 years, the ships sail past all the sights and beautiful old arch bridges. Nice to know: the canals of Delft have been chosen as one of the most beautiful in the Netherlands. That is worth a visit right?
- Koornmarkt 113 Open in Google Maps
- On 2 minutes walking distance from the Markt
Sail through the historic canals in an electric boat. These whisper-quiet boats are an environmentally friendly way to discover the known and unknown places of the city. The experienced skippers show you the narrowest canals and sail under the lowest bridges, where other boats can not come.
- Crommelinplein 1 Open in Google Maps
- 8 minuten lopen van Delft Station
BOAT RENTAL BY RANDSTAD RECREATIES
You can only really complete a beautiful day in Delft by sailing through the canals of Delft in a whisper boat. You do not need a license for this boat and you can board with 6 adults. With your own hands on the steering wheel, you and your family or friends can discover historic Delft. Unwind completely with the sound of rippling water and the cozy buzz of the city in the background. This will be relaxing enjoyment!
- Westsingelgracht near NS train station Delft Central. Open in Google Maps
- 1 minute walk from Central train Station