There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam by train, bus, night train, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity / ...

$6 - $25

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Amsterdam 11.3 miles

$3

6 alternative options

Line 397 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 397 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Leidseplein 397

$3 - $6

Night train  •  14 min

  1. Take the night train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity / ...

$6 - $12

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam 9.9 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam 9.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam 9.9 miles

$30 - $45

Walk  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam 9.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam is to night train which takes 14 min and costs 5€ - 10€.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Amsterdam is 11 km. The road distance is 16 km.

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The train from Schiphol (Airport) to Amsterdam Centraal takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Schiphol, Airport and arriving at Amsterdam, Leidseplein. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schiphol (Airport) and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 15 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Night train from Schiphol (Airport) to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
Night train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
ns.nl
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$10 - $25
1st Class
$25 - $29
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Leidseplein
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$45 - $60
UberVAN
$45 - $65
Taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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