• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

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

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  •  13m

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

6€ - 13€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  33m

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol 12.1 miles

2€

6 alternative options

Bus  •  31m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Museumplein to Schiphol, Airport 397 / ...

2€ - 5€

Taxi  •  16m

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 10.7 miles

40€ - 55€

Drive  •  16m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 10.7 miles

2€ - 4€

Shuttle  •  16m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

Towncar  •  16m

  1. Take a town car from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport 10.7 miles

Uber  •  16m

  1. Take an Uber from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 10.7 miles

24€ - 35€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 33m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to train which costs 6€ - 13€ and takes 13m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Museumplein and arriving at Schiphol, Airport. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Schiphol Airport. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13m.

More details

The distance between Amsterdam and Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 11 km. The road distance is 17.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) without a car is to train which takes 13m and costs 6€ - 13€.

More details

The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport takes 13m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

More details

Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Amsterdam, Museumplein station.

More details

Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

More details

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to train which takes 13m and costs 6€ - 13€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2€ - 5€ and takes 31m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 7 miles
  • Duration: 13m

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost 6€ - 13€ and the journey takes 13m. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost 3€ - 5€ and the journey takes 31m. GVB also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 13€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
6€ - 8€
1st Class
10€ - 13€
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Museumplein to Schiphol, Airport
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Connexxion
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Jan Evertsenstraat to Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
GVB
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS)
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
24€ - 35€
UberBLACK
40€ - 60€
UberVAN
45€ - 65€
Taxi from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS)
Ave. Duration
16m
Estimated price
40€ - 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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Towncar from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

Want to know more about travelling around Netherlands

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Schiphol, Airport station.

More details

Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Schiphol Airport station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 17 km. It takes approximately 16m to drive from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).

Get driving directions

Book your Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) train tickets online with Loco2.

Search and book

There are 2732+ hotels available in Amsterdam Airport (AMS). Prices start at 86€ per night.

More details

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Amsterdam and Amsterdam Airport (AMS). A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar