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

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Train  •  27 min

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

$6 - $12

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Rideshare  •  40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol 11.7 miles

$2

6 alternative options

Line 397 bus  •  57 min

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

$3 - $6

Line 13 tram, line 69 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 13 tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Slotermeerlaan 13
  2. Take the line 69 bus from Amsterdam, Slotermeerlaan to Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza 69

$6 - $8

Night bus  •  36 min

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

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 11.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 11.6 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 11.6 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

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.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Schiphol Airport. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Dam Square and Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 11 km. The road distance is 18.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs .

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The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to train which takes 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 397 bus, which costs and takes 57 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).
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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Dam Square, Nord-Holland, Netherlands and Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, Connexxion operates a bus from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 36 min.

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
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Tram from Amsterdam, Dam to Amsterdam, Slotermeerlaan
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Amsterdam, Leidseplein to Schiphol, Airport
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Night bus from Amsterdam, Dam to Schiphol, Airport
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 Amsterdam, Slotermeerlaan to Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gvb.nl
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Amsterdam
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$27 - $40
UberBLACK
$45 - $65
UberVAN
$50 - $70
Taxi from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Yes, the driving distance between Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 19 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Dam Square to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).

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

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