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How to reach Royal Delft

Address and parking

Royal Delft Museum is situated on the Rotterdamseweg 196, 2628 AR in Delft. Parking around the museum is easy, there are plenty of public parking spaces. At the side of the building there is a limited number of free parking spots for visitors. Ther remainder of the parking spots are paid from monday untill saturday after 12PM. On sundays there is free parking. Have a look at this website for more information about parking in Delft.

How to reach Royal Delft

With the bus:

From Delft central station there are several buses that go to the Royal Delft Museum. If you take the regional bus 40, in the direction of Rotterdam Central, and get off at the Jaffalaan bus stop, it is only a minute’s walk. If you take another bus, you will have to walk a little longer. For current departure times, we advise you to plan your bus trip via 9292.nl.

By car:

From A13 exit Delft Zuid: bear to the right TU Delft. Turn left and follow the brown signs Royal Delft. At the Rotterdamseweg turn right until you reach nr. 196.

On foot from Delft Central Station:

Leaving from Delft CS, turn right and follow the water. Once you have walked under the tunnel turn left onto Hooikade. Follow the water for 450 meters and turn left over the Abtwoudsebrug. Follow the cyclepath until you see De Haagse Hogeschool in front of you. Royal Delft is opposite De Haagse Hogeschool. Duration: 15-20 minutes. Click here for the route on foot.

By bike:

Delft is known for its Delft Blue pottery. Beautiful, monumental buildings can be seen in the city, because the historic city center is well preserved. The quieter outer area of Delft is a great contrast to the bustling city. There are various cycling routes that start or end at Royal Delft. Have a look at the routes here: Route.nl and Fietsnetwerk.nl (Dutch language sites).

By Delft City Shuttle:

Royal Delft is one the Delft City Shuttle stops. Click here to find out how it works and for the route.

By canal boat:

Between March and November it is possible to combine a visit to Royal Delft with a canal boat trip. Click here for the possibilities.

By waterbus:

From mid-August it is possible to take the Waterbus Delft from the station to the Royal Delft Museum. You get on at the central station and get off at the Rotterdamseweg stop.

Click here for more information.