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

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Train  •  25 min

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

$6 - $25

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Rideshare  •  39 min

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

$3

6 alternative options

Line 397 bus, line 347 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 397 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg 397 / ...
  2. Take the line 347 bus from Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg to Amsterdam, Dam 347 / ...

$6 - $12

Line 69 bus, line 1 tram  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza to Amsterdam, Meer en Vaart 69
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Amsterdam, Meer en Vaart to Amsterdam, Dam 1 / ...

$7 - $8

Night bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Dam N97

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square 12 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square 12 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square 12 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs 45€ - 60€.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Dam Square is 11 km. The road distance is 19 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 an overnight bus departing from Schiphol, Airport and arriving at Amsterdam, Dam. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 32 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 Dam Square, Nord-Holland, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 15 min. Thalys also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square via Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg and Amsterdam, Dam in around 48 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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Meer en Vaart to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Amstelveenseweg to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Night bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Dam
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza to Amsterdam, Meer en Vaart
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gvb.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 Dam Square
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$35 - $50
UberBLACK
$50 - $75
UberVAN
$55 - $80
Taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Dam Square
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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