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Flights to Amsterdam

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Last minute flights to Amsterdam

Departure Wed, 11 Dec Return Mon, 16 Dec
MAN Manchester
EIN Eindhoven
return from £24
Departure Fri, 06 Dec Return Tue, 10 Dec
STN London
EIN Eindhoven
return from £21
Departure Mon, 02 Dec Return Wed, 04 Dec
BRS Bristol
AMS Amsterdam
return from £51
Departure Mon, 25 Nov Return Tue, 26 Nov
SOU Southampton
AMS Amsterdam
return from £76
Popular flight routes to Amsterdam
Manchester - Eindhoven
return from £18
London - Eindhoven
return from £16
Bristol - Amsterdam
return from £87
Southampton - Amsterdam
return from £118
East Midlands - Amsterdam
return from £136
Edinburgh - Amsterdam
return from £44

Trips to Amsterdam

Amsterdam travel

The Netherlands' administrative capital, Amsterdam, is a hip and cool city. It is one of the oldest cities in Europe having been founded in around the 13th century. Amsterdam was first established as a fishing village, and the urban centre flourished around a dam located on the Amstel River. Touted a commercial success during the Golden Age, the city is today an important financial and cultural centre. The oldest stock exchange in the world is located in the city, as well as well-curated museums and historic landmarks. Many flights to Amsterdam are available for travellers visiting the city for tourism and business reasons. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Amsterdam!

Things to do and places to see in Amsterdam

With loads of things to see and do in Amsterdam, the biggest challenge facing a visitor is to decide what to do first. From its historic canals to its beautiful parks, any traveller will love the charm of this European city. Visit the Hermitage Museum or chill out at Dam Square. Stroll through one of the many parks in the city and take the time to appreciate the beauty of your surroundings. As dusk falls, meet up with friends for drinks and dinner. There is no shortage of activities during your trips to Amsterdam.

When visiting Amsterdam, be sure to:

  • Go to Rembrandt House Museum and explore the home/studio of the Dutch painter
  • Admire European art works and masterpieces at the Rijksmuseum
  • Take a history lesson and go see the Anne Frank House, the teenager who kept a diary during WWII
  • Spend time outdoors and enjoy Vondelpark with its lush settings and an open-air theatre
  • Bring the family to the Science Center NEMO
  • Admire the Royal Palace of Amsterdam
  • Go for the macabre and check out the Amsterdam Dungeon with its gruesome shows
  • If you are of legal age, take a walk through the fascinating Red Light District
  • Visit the numerous coffee shops and check out what they are offering
  • Book a Heineken Experience and join an interactive tour about the famous Dutch beverage
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Amsterdam airports

Cheap flights to Amsterdam land at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol which is the major airport of the Netherlands. It is located within the vicinity of the city.

  • Rotterdam The Hague Airport

    Top airlines

    Book cheap flights to Rotterdam via Opodo on Transavia Airlines, CityJet and British Airways.

    Location

    The airport is located at a distance of just about 6km from the heart of the city with ground transport options to move you around the city.

    Transport options

    You can use the bus route no 33 for getting to the central railway station from the airport which will not take more than 20 minutes. Taxis run from the arrival terminal to any part of the city. The nearest rail station is the city centre from where you can get connections to other parts of the town.

  • Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

    Top airlines

    The top carriers that do business at this airport are the following: KLM-Royal Dutch Airlines, easyJet and Lufthansa.

    Location

    The Schiphol Airport is located 9 km southwest of the city centre in Haarlemmermeer, North Holland.

    Transport options

    The cheapest and quickest way to get in and out of Schiphol Airport is via the railway. Trains connect the airport from Amsterdam Central Station. Departures are every ten minutes from Platforms 1 and 2. Airport shuttles are other options; run by Connexxion, they service hotels in the city. Check if your hotel offers complimentary rides. The GVB is the integrated metro, tram and bus transportation system that links the city and surrounding areas. You can purchase different types of passes with validity from 24 to 168 hours. Alternatively, you can rent a car or bike to get around the city or take a cab.

FAQ's about Amsterdam

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Amsterdam?
The top month to book flights to Amsterdam is January, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Amsterdam flights is October. In third place: September. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Amsterdam, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Amsterdam?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Amsterdam is... August. The next best month to travel to Amsterdam is October. And let's not forget April, the third top choice for when to go to Amsterdam. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Amsterdam is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to Amsterdam should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Amsterdam, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Amsterdam departing from over 92 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Amsterdam at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Amsterdam’s airport?
Amsterdam is served by 3 airport[s]. Schiphol operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 92 cities, such as Manchester, London and Birmingham, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Amsterdam’s airport from the city centre?
Amsterdam’s airport Schiphol is located 1 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Amsterdam’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 2.57 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Schiphol , for example, the average price for the ride to Amsterdam centre is around 4.15 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Amsterdam. Pick your preferred car type and get from Schiphol to Amsterdam city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Amsterdam city centre?
There are many ways to get from Schiphol to central Amsterdam:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Schiphol to Amsterdam city centre when driving is 20 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By bus:
Another way to go to Amsterdam city center is by bus. On average, it is possible to get there in around 19 mins
By Tram
Commuting from Schiphol to central Amsterdam by Tram takes around 20 mins, depending on the time and the day of the week.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Amsterdam?
If you are going to Amsterdam, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 12.84 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 51.36 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 6.85 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 3.85 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 3.42 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.62 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 2.02 GBP
  • - Water: 1.67 GBP

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