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Departure Mon, 27 Jul Return Tue, 04 Aug
BHX Birmingham
AMS Amsterdam
return from £121
Departure Sun, 09 Aug Return Mon, 17 Aug
BHX Birmingham
AMS Amsterdam
return from £88
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Amsterdam is known for its ancient canals and bridges, which seduce visitors in mysterious ways.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.1 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.92 GBP
Last checked on 15 July 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
20%

Trains are 20% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.4
Amsterdam
£2.9
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
40%

The average meal is 40% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£10.6
Amsterdam
£14.5
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
106%

Taxis are 106% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.2
Amsterdam
£4.53
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
11%

Coffee is 11% more expensive in Amsterdam than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.72
Amsterdam
£3.02
Birmingham airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 62 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( East Midlands (EMA)
    How far from city centre: 34 miles
Amsterdam airports
  • ( Schiphol (AMS)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Welschap (EIN)
    How far from city centre: 67 miles
  • ( Rotterdam (RTM)
    How far from city centre: 40 miles
K Distance: 286 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Birmingham

Birmingham is England's second largest city and a centre of manufacturing and commerce. The city is served by Birmingham Airport, which is 10 kilometres from the city centre. The airport is located in the Solihull region. During World War II, Birmingham Airport was used by both the Royal Navy and the RAF.

Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam take off from Birmingham Airport, which is not too far away from the city. This airport returned to civilian use in 1946, after briefly being a military base during the war. Currently, the airport serves millions of passengers every year, and is one of the busiest airports in England.

Getting to Birmingham airport

To catch Birmingham to Amsterdam flights without any hassle, leave Birmingham's city centre a little early. The easiest way to get to the airport is by taking a bus or a coach. Take bus 900 to get there quickly. You can also take National Express Coaches 777 and 422 from Birmingham Coach Station, to reach the airport. Another option is to take one of the black cabs which can be found across the city. This airport is also connected by Birmingham International Station, to which there are trains from various parts of England.

Arriving to Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a city that has something for everyone and is a great place to experience Dutch culture. Begin your journey at Oude Kirk, an ancient building that dates from 1306 that never ceases to amaze its visitors. Next, ride a bike along the 17th century canals, an authentic Amsterdam experience. These narrow lanes along the canals are lined by a number of cafes, which are a must-visit when in Amsterdam. In the afternoon, head towards Stelling van Amsterdam, a collection of 42 forts that were built to prevent flooding. After dark, visit De Wallen for some traditional Amsterdam-style nightlife.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Amsterdam from Birmingham don't take too long. Moreover, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is not too far away from the city. Just walk to the railway station outside the airport and take a train to Amsterdam Central Station. Connexxion runs the special Amsterdam Airport shuttle service, which is very comfortable and swift. If you prefer the bus, you can take the 197 to Central Amsterdam, and 310 to Amsterdam South. There are also a variety of taxi services available outside the airport, and they are useful if you are going towards one of the lesser known neighbourhoods of Amsterdam.

Frequent questions about flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam

How can I find cheap flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 88€ for the route Birmingham - Amsterdam. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Amsterdam expensive to visit compared to Birmingham?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Amsterdam costs an average of 4.53 GBP euros, 106% more expensive than Birmingham, with a fare of 2.20 GBP euros, while train tickets costs 21% more in Amsterdam: 2.90 GBP euros against 2.40 GBP euros in Birmingham. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 14.50 GBP euros in Amsterdam, 37% more than the 10.60 GBP euros in Birmingham. The price of the coffee is around 11% more expensive in Amsterdam, with an average of 3.02 GBP euros, while in Birmingham the coffee costs 2.72 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Birmingham to Amsterdam?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Birmingham to Amsterdam are July, October and August.

Schiphol - Latest customer reviews

3.0 /5
Reviews: 4
1.0 /5
Dominik Raczynskk
Date 2020-03-18 Age Under 30 City

My flight been cancelled!!

3.0 /5
Frankie
Date 2019-08-21 Age 51-70 City England

Not enough room for everyone to sit down.

4.0 /5
Jilly
Date 2019-07-24 Age 51-70 City England

The new security checks where you don't have to take things out of your bags need refining. More people were stopped and had their cases opened than normally happened and the process took ages

4.0 /5
Lensman1949
Date 2019-06-14 Age City

It was Easy Jet.... say no more

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