How to travel from Amsterdam to Schiphol

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from Amsterdam to Schiphol

You can get from Amsterdam to Schiphol by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Amsterdam to Schiphol on Mar 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:08AMAmsterdam Central station0h13 08:21AMSchiphol
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08:08AMAmsterdam Central station0h13 08:21AMSchiphol
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08:25AMAmsterdam Central station0h13 08:38AMSchiphol
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08:28AMAmsterdam Central station0h13 08:41AMSchiphol
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07:55AMAmsterdam Central station0h13 08:08AMSchiphol
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Travel Information to Schiphol from Amsterdam

distanceDistance7 miles (11 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $6
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $5 (€4) • 29 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $6 (€5) • 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNs

Travel 7 miles (11 km) by bus or train from Amsterdam to Schiphol. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Ns among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Amsterdam to Schiphol.

Travel Tips: Travel from Amsterdam to Schiphol

Travel Tips: Travel to Schiphol easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Schiphol.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Schiphol from Amsterdam. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Schiphol is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $5 (€4) compared to other travel options to Schiphol:

Taking a bus is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a train to Schiphol, which costs on average $6 (€5) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Schiphol is by train with an average journey time of 17 min.

There are alternative travel options to Schiphol that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Schiphol by bus can take on average 29 min.

Schiphol is approximately 7 miles (11 km) away from Amsterdam.

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Schiphol is:

  • 136 buses per day.
  • 168 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Schiphol from Amsterdam as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Schiphol:

  • Buses from Amsterdam to Schiphol most often leave from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Schiphol, Airport Terminal 1.
  • Trains mostly depart from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Schiphol Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to Schiphol:

  • You can travel from Amsterdam to Schiphol by train with Ns. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $6 (€5) with Ns from Amsterdam to Schiphol.

Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to Schiphol with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 131 direct trains per day to Schiphol with Ns.

Direct services to Schiphol tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Schiphol often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Brussels or Rotterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Schiphol itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Schiphol and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Amsterdam to Schiphol, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $5 (€4) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $6 (€5) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam to Schiphol tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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