Opening times and parking in Amersfoort - Plan your visit for a carefree day in idyllic Amersfoort

To make your day out as easy as possible, we'd like to give you a hand. For example, we answer frequently asked questions such as: What are the opening hours of the stores in Amersfoort? When is shopping night or shopping Sunday? And where is the best place to park (near Amersfoort central station)? On this page we provide you with all the necessary information and tips. See you soon!

When are stores open in Amersfoort?

General opening hours stores Amersfoort
Monday: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m.-5 p.m.
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Shopping night

You know the situation: you want to score a (party) outfit before the weekend, get those last bits and pieces for a vacation or you simply feel like shopping now. Then it is nice if you still have the opportunity to do so after work. Amersfoort offers you that opportunity, because every Thursday is shopping night, when the stores are open until 21:00.


Shopping Sunday

In addition, every Sunday in Amersfoort is shopping Sunday! Most stores in the city center, shopping centers and the Eemplein are then open from 12:00 to 17:00. Home furnishing stores, construction stores and garden centers are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on shopping Sundays. The Albert Heijn on the Eemplein is open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.


On Easter Sunday, Whit Sunday, Christmas Day and New Year's Day, the stores are closed. On Christmas Eve, the stores are open until 5 p.m.

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Parking in the center of Amersfoort

Did you know that the center is pedestrianized? So make sure you enter the right streets. If you want to park near the center of Amersfoort, you have several options. If you want to reach the shopping street (Langestraat) as quickly as possible, choose the parking garage on Koestraat. The parking garage on Stadshuisplein and Q-Park St. Jorisplein are also good options.


Are you going out of town by train? You can park near Amersfoort Central at Garage Argonaut or Q-Park Barchman Wuytierslaan, for example. Below is an overview of parking garages and rates:



Traveling by train

Amersfoort has its own railroad station: Central Station Amersfoort. From the station, the center of Amersfoort is easily accessible.

  • Rent a bike

    At the station you can rent an OV bike. There are also plenty of options in the city center.

    Rent a bike
  • Taking a walk

    From Amersfoort Central you can walk to the historic center in 10 to 15 minutes.

    Taking a walk Man and woman in love couple gate
  • Take the bus

    Grab one of the dozens of buses that stop at the "Center" or "City Hall" stop.

    Take the bus Practical information - Amersfoort Central Station

Map of Amersfoort

Come spend a day shopping in Amersfoort, there is something for everyone! Do you like to have a map in your hand so you don't get lost? We've thought of that too.

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