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East Midlands to Amsterdam flights

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Departure Tue, 08 Dec Return Fri, 11 Dec
EMA East Midlands
AMS Amsterdam
return from £479
Departure Wed, 23 Dec Return Sun, 27 Dec
EMA East Midlands
AMS Amsterdam
return from £467
Flight route information
Find out further information on East Midlands and Amsterdam to help you prepare for your trip.
East Midlands airports
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 37 miles
  • ( East Midlands (EMA)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Sheffield (DSA)
    How far from city centre: 41 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: 262 miles

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Useful information for the flight from East Midlands to Amsterdam

How long is the flight from East Midlands to Amsterdam?

Direct flights departing from East Midlands to Amsterdam take about 90 minutes to cover the 262 mile distance. The fastest connecting flights to Amsterdam from East Midlands usually take 4 hours. The flight duration on this route depends on the layover destination and flight path.

What are the most common stopovers?

The most common stopover destinations for flight departures from East Midlands to Amsterdam include London City Airport (LCY), Manchester Airport (MAN), and Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI).

What documentation do I need to fly to Amsterdam from East Midlands?

UK nationals who hold a valid passport can travel to Amsterdam visa-free for up to 90 days. EU nationals can travel with either a passport or national identity card. Non-EU nationals from some countries may be required to get a Schengen visa for trips to the Netherlands.

What are the most important things to pack in my suitcase when travelling to Amsterdam?

The most important items you need to pack for your holidays in Amsterdam include sneakers, rain gear for potential wet weather, power adapter, and your travel documents.

Which airlines fly from East Midlands to Amsterdam

Several leading airlines offer cheap flights between East Midlands and Amsterdam, including:

  • FlyBe, one of Europe's largest independent airlines.
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, one of the world's oldest airlines.
  • BMI Regional, a leading regional airline based in the UK.
  • Lufthansa, the largest German airline.
  • Brussels Airlines, Belgium's largest airline.

How to find cheap flights from East Midlands to Amsterdam

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When are the best times to fly from East Midlands to Amsterdam

  • March is the beginning of spring in Amsterdam and a great time for city breaks. You'll experience lovely weather, perfect for enjoying the charming natural landscape including its parks and gardens. Be sure to check out the Keukenhof, one of the world's largest gardens, during this time of the year.
  • June is the beginning of summer, and one of the busiest times to explore this fascinating city. In summer, you will enjoy warm weather and long sunny days, ideal for sightseeing and activities by the water. The city also hosts popular summer festivals, including the Amsterdam Roots Festival and Open Garden Days, during this period.
  • September to November is the cheapest time to go to Amsterdam, with relatively mild autumn weather and a drop in holiday crowds. During these months you will find great deals on accommodation and airfare.

Airports in East Midlands

East Midlands has one major air hub providing flight services to Amsterdam: East Midlands Airport (EMA).

Useful information about East Midlands Airport

Located in Leicestershire, East Midlands Airport is about 6 miles from the city centre.

How to get to the airport:

  • By train – trains run every 60 minutes, journey takes about 15 minutes.
  • By bus/coach – Skylink and National Express services, travel time between 50 to 70 minutes.
  • By taxi: journey time is about an hour.

Services: open 24/7, Wi-Fi access, baby care, lounges, duty-free shops, currency exchange, ATMs, a wide range of cafés, and restaurants.

Airports in Amsterdam

Amsterdam's major airport is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (EMA).

Useful information about Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Located about 5 miles southwest of the city centre, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is one of the Netherlands's leading airports.

  • By train – Dutch Railways; frequent services 24 hours a day, journey time approximately 20 minutes.
  • By taxi – travel time between 15 to 20 minutes.
  • By bus – Airport Express bus 397 runs every 15 minutes, around 35 minutes to the city centre.

Services: open 24/7, free Wi-Fi access, child care, business facilities, forex services, banks, ATMs, duty-free shops, several cafés, and restaurants.

What to do and visit in Amsterdam

  • Bike along the narrow streets of Jordaan to explore art galleries, courtyard gardens, and antique shops.
  • Take in Amsterdam's historic art culture in the Rijksmuseum, and the Van Gogh Museum.
  • Get a dose of retail therapy on the city's shopping streets, like the bustling 9 Streets market area and the trendy Haarlemmerdijk.
  • Head to the Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam to spend a day amid beautiful plant species.
  • Don't miss the ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo for a fun-filled family afternoon.
  • Step back into time and visit the Portrait Gallery of the Golden Age and Amsterdam Castle Muiderslot.
  • Grab a picnic basket and spend your time in the serene, green surroundings of the Oosterpark and Amstelpark.

Frequent asked questions about flights from East Midlands to Amsterdam

😷 Is it safe to travel from East Midlands to Amsterdam during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Netherlands may apply when travelling from East Midlands. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much are flights from East Midlands to Amsterdam?
The average price to go from East Midlands to Amsterdam is of 81.99 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from East Midlands to Amsterdam at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from East Midlands to Amsterdam is 467£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from East Midlands to Amsterdam?
The most popular months to book a trip from East Midlands to Amsterdam are July, September and May, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from East Midlands to Amsterdam?
The best time of the year to go to Amsterdam when flying from East Midlands depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Amsterdam from East Midlands in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, March and December are the months with less volume of searchs for the route East Midlands -  Amsterdam.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from East Midlands to Amsterdam?
The total flight time between East Midlands and Amsterdam is of around 01:22 hours on average, considering an average distance of 423 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Amsterdam compared to East Midlands?
While in East Midlands the temperatures can reach an average of 28.09 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Amsterdam's temperatures can go up to 30.44 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.89 ºC in Amsterdam, compared to the -2.73 ºC average degrees reported in East Midlands. During the winter period, East Midlands can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Amsterdam have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between East Midlands and Amsterdam?
The main airport route flying between East Midlands and Amsterdam is: East Midlands (EMA) to Schiphol (AMS). This route is covered by the following airline(s): Flybe.

Schiphol - Latest customer reviews

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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

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