Amsterdam Airport Transfer
Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport is one of the biggest airports in Europe but it is located quite close to the city (about 20 km). Discover the different options to transfer from Amsterdam airport to city centre and prepare your transfer in advance to avoid complications.
Train from Schiphol airport to Amsterdam city centre
Train is the easiest and fastest way to transfer from Amsterdam Airport to the city center. This railway connection leaves from platform 1 and 2 in the main arrival plaza at the airport and will take you to the train station Amsterdam Central within 15 minutes.
It runs day and night every day of the week. During the busy hours from 6am to 1am it runs every 10 to 15 minutes. During the deep night from 1am to 6am it runs once per hour on the 00 minute.
One ticket costs €9,50 and is best bought online. It can be purchased at the ticket machines at the airport but those are often busy and may seem complicated to understand if you are not familiar with them.
To buy tickets online visit the Amsterdam airport train tickets webpage.
Amsterdam taxi from airport to city center
If you prefer to be transported directly from the Amsterdam airport to your hotel a taxi is a better solution. But also a more expensive one (price can be up to €55). Keep in mind the Amsterdam Airport is very crowded and finding a taxi can be difficult. You can book a deluxe taxi transfer in advance using this Amsterdam airport taxi transfer webpage.