Schiphol Airport Amsterdam

4th largest airport in Europe

Schiphol is the biggest airport in the Netherlands, and the 4th largest in Europe. The airport is built as one large terminal split into 3 large departure halls.

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Amsterdam by plane

Around 100 scheduled airlines connect the airport with direct flights to 220 destinations around the world.

It handles about 55 million passengers a year and is home base to KLM , since 2004 part of Air France-KLM, and Transavia , and a hub for Delta Air Lines .

Low budget flights

There are also a number of low cost or budget airlines which serve Schiphol from mainland Europe.

How to travel to central Amsterdam?

When arriving at Schiphol Airport you have different transport options to get to your hotel in Amsterdam. You could take a taxi, bus or rent a car, but the easiest way to get to central Amsterdam is by train. The train station Schiphol is directly underneath the passenger terminal.

The cheapest and easiest way to travel from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam is by train

Other airports near Amsterdam

Because of high landing costs at Schiphol, many airlines offer cheap direct flights from smaller airports that are a bit further away, but still at a reasonable distance from Amsterdam. A considerable number of visiting tourists in Amsterdam use one of the following airports:

  • Eindhoven Airport    126 km from Amsterdam

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    Destinations: Alanya, Alghero, Alicante, Antalya, Athens, Barcelona, Belgrade, Bologna, Brindisi, Bucharest, Budapest, Catania, Chania, Cluj Napoca, Copenhagen, Corfu, Cracow, Debrecen, Dublin, Edinburgh, Faro, Fez, Gdańsk, Girona, Gran Canaria, Heraklion, Hurghada, Ibiza, Innsbruck, Katowice, Kos, Lanzarote, Lisbon, London, Lublin, Madrid, Malaga, Mallorca, Malta, Manchester, Marrakesh, Marseille, Milan, Modlin, Murcia, Nador, Naples, Nice, Niš, Ohrid, Oradea, Oujda, Pisa, Porto, Poznań, Prague, Rabat, Reus, Rhodes, Riga, Rome, Salzburg, Seville, Skopje, Sofia, Stockholm, Tenerife, Tangier, Tel Aviv, Thessaloniki, Timișoara, Trapani, Tuzla, Valencia, Varna, Venice, Warsaw, Wroclaw

  • Rotterdam The Hague Airport    70 km from Amsterdam

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    Destinations: Al Hoceima, Alicante, Barcelona, Bergerac, Budapest, Chambéry, Faro, Genève, Innsbruck, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, London, Lyon, Málaga, Rome, Salzburg, Tenerife, Valencia, Venice, Vienna

  • Airport Weeze    170 km from Amsterdam

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    Destinations: Agadir, Alicante, Ancona, Bari, Beziers, Bologna, Bromberg, Cagliari, Comiso, Edinburgh, Eilat-Owda, Faro, Fes, Fuerteventura, Girona/Barcelona, Gran Canaria, Hurghada, Ibiza, Kaunas, Korfu, Kreta-Chania, Lamezia Terme, Lanzarote, London (LTN), London (STN), Mailand Bergamo, Malaga, Mallorca, Malta, Marrakesh, München, Nador, Nis, Oradea, Oujda, Palermo, Pescara, Pisa, Porto, Rabat, Rome Ciampino, Santander, Smaland-Växjö, Stockholm-Skavsta, Tallinn, Tanger, Teneriffa, Thessaloniki, Timisoara, Valencia, Vilnius, Zadar

  • Antwerp International Airport    167 km from Amsterdam

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    Destinations: Alicante, Barcelona, Florence, Ibiza, Innsbruck, London City, London Southend, Malaga, Murcia, Nador, Palma de Mallorca, Split

  • Groningen Airport Eelde    190 km from Amsterdam

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    Destinations: Brussels, Copenhagen, Gran Canaria, Heraklion, Lanzarote, London Biggin Hill, London Southend, Munich

  • Brussels Airport    207 km from Amsterdam

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    Destinations: Algiers, Athens, Bacău, Belgrade, Bristol, Bucharest, Casablanca, Chișinău, Copenhagen, Dublin, Fez, Iași, Ljubljana, London Heathrow, London Southend, Lyon, Madrid, Malta, Milan–Linate, Montréal–Trudeau, Moscow–Sheremetyevo, Munich, Nador, Newcastle upon Tyne, Nuremburg, Oran, Riga, Rome–Fiumicino, Tangier, Tokyo–Narita, Vienna, Abidjan, Accra, Agadir, Alicante, Banjul, Barcelona, Basel/Mulhouse, Berlin-Tegel, Bilbao, Birmingham, Bologna, Bordeaux, Budapest, Bujumbura, Conakry, Copenhagen, Cotonou, Dakar-Blaise Diagne, Douala, Edinburgh, Entebbe, Freetown, Fuerteventura, Funchal, Geneva, Gothenburg, Gran Canaria, Hamburg, Hurghada, Kigali, Kinshasa-N'djili, Kraków, Lanzarote, Lisbon, Lomé, London–Heathrow, Luanda, Lyon, Madrid, Málaga, Manchester, Marrakech, Marsa Alam, Marseille, Milan–Linate, Milan–Malpensa, Monrovia, Moscow–Domodedovo, Mumbai, Naples, New York–JFK, Nice, Oslo–Gardermoen, Ouagadougou, Paris–Charles de Gaulle, Prague, Rome–Fiumicino, Stockholm-Bromma, Strasbourg, Tel Aviv–Ben Gurion, Tenerife–South, Toronto–Pearson, Toulouse, Venice, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw–Chopin, Yaoundé, Paris–Charles de Gaulle, Basel, Billund, Berlin-Tegel, Birmingham, Bologna, Copenhagen, Geneva, Gothenburg, Hamburg, Hannover, Krakow, Milan-Linate, Milan-Malpensa, Nantes, Nice, Prague, Stockholm-Bromma, Strasbourg, Turin, Venice, Vienna, Warsaw-Chopin, Sofia, Hong Kong, Zagreb, Prague, Atlanta, New York–JFK, Bordeaux, Nice, Basel/Mulhouse, Geneva, Cairo, Tel Aviv–Ben Gurion, Dubai–International, Addis Ababa, Abu Dhabi, Salzburg, Berlin–Tegel, Stuttgart, Helsinki, Genoa, Tbilisi, Beijing–Capital, Shanghai–Pudong, Reykjavík–Keflavík, Amsterdam, Warsaw–Chopin, Frankfurt, Beirut, Groningen, Antalya, Doha, Tehran–Imam Khomeini, Kigali, Alicante, Barcelona, Berlin-Schönefeld, Dublin, Larnaca, Lisbon, Madrid, Málaga, Milan–Malpensa, Porto, Rome–Fiumicino, Treviso, Valencia, Copenhagen, Oslo–Gardermoen, Stockholm–Arlanda, Zürich, Lisbon, Bangkok–Suvarnabhumi, Agadir, Alicante, Almería, Antalya, Banjul, Boa Vista, Cancún, Djerba, Enfidha, Fuerteventura, Funchal, Gran Canaria, Hurghada, Lanzarote, Málaga, Marrakech, Marsa Alam, Miami, Montego Bay, La Palma, Pristina, Punta Cana, Rabat, Sal, Santo Domingo, Sharm el-Sheikh, Tangier, Tenerife–South, Tirana, Djerba, Enfidha, Monastir, Tunis, Istanbul–Atatürk, Istanbul–Sabiha Gökçen, Kiev–Boryspil, Chicago–O'Hare, Newark, Washington–Dulles, Reykjavík–Keflavík