There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 33 min.
The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to train which costs 5€ - 11€ and takes 16 min.
The distance between Amsterdam and Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 11 km. The road distance is 17.2 km.
The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Leidseplein and arriving at Schiphol, Airport. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Schiphol Airport. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.
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 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 36 min. GVB also services this route 3 times a day.
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.
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Bus from Amsterdam, Leidseplein to Schiphol, Airport
- Ave. Duration
- 36 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $3 - $6
- Schedules at
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.
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- Book at
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