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Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Airport Code AMS

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Information

Introduction

Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is one of Northern Europe's busiest airport and a key hub for international travelers.

Located just 10 miles (16 kms) southwest of Amsterdam city center, AMS Airport provides excellent transport links by road and rail between Netherlands' principal cities. Direct trains to Amsterdam Centraal Station take just 15 minutes from the terminal's central plaza, with regular buses serving Amsterdam city centre and Amsterdam Zuid.

As one of Europe's three busiest airports, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is served by all major international airlines and is the base for national carrier KLM. Facilities and services at Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport (AMS) are considered to be amongst the finest in Europe, with a wide choice of restaurants, bars and shops, plus banks, ATMs and excellent amenities for business travellers, those with special needs and young families. AMS Airport's 'See Buy Fly' shopping centre stocks a wide range of top brands, with shoppers able to pick up their tax-free purchases on return to AMS.

Amsterdam World Airport Guide provides you with access to a complete selection of Amsterdam airport hotels. Utilize the discounts offered directly from the hotel, with the assurance of secure booking. Extra services include airport car rental, airport car parking and flights to and from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Terminal Information

Terminal Information

The Amsterdam Shiphol Airport Terminal is of two sections, the Arrivals and Departure areas. A spacious area, the airport's terminal is ideally designed to provide maximum comfort to travellers arriving at the airport. The terminal offers many facilities which include a wide choice for dining, ATMs, currency exchange facilities, children's play area, emergency medical facilities, services and facilities for physically challenged passengers and luggage lockers.

The Communication Centre at the airport is the perfect for business travellers. It provides many services which include postal services, fax, printing, photocopy and Internet access. In addition, the airport's Schiphol Plaza promises fabulous shopping for visitors.


Shopping

Duty Free

The Schiphol Plaza situated on both sides of the immigration area is the best place for duty-free shopping.

Gift Shops

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has excellent shopping facilities within the Schiphol Plaza , a shopping area that is situated on both sides of the immigration area. Amsterdam Schiphol Plaza is located just before customs and open to the shopping public.

Restaurants and Bars


Amsterdam Airport Schiphol offers visitors a substantial choice of eateries and bars. There are varied and excellent restaurants in both the Arrivals and Departures area, as well as in the Schiphol Plaza.


Business Services



Internet Access

Internet access is available at the Communication Centres located in Departure Lounges 1 and 2. Wireless Internet services are also provided throughout the airport and can be accessed through ones wireless enabled laptop.

Mobile Phone Rental

Mobile phones can be rented at the Telecom Rentcentre / Nokia Shop located in Schipol Plaza in Arrivals Halls 1 and 2.

Fax and Photocopying

Fax, printing and photocopy services are provided at the Communication Centres located in Departure Lounges 1 and 2.

Post

The Communication Centres in Departure Lounges 1 and 2 provide postal services such as parcel post, stamps and envelopes.


Currency Exchange and ATMs


Foreign Exchange Desks

Several currency exchanges are located in Arrivals Halls 1, 2 and 3, Departure Lounges 1, 2 and 3 and many other locations of the airport.

Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs)

ATMs / cash dispensers are located in Arrivals Halls 1 and 2 and opposite Arrivals Hall 3. In the departure area ATMs are located opposite Gate G, adjacent to Lounge 2 and in between Gates B and C.

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Airline Information

Amsterdam Schiphol Airlines

Every major European and international airline flies to and from Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport . In addition, most international airlines have offices in the Netherlands and their telephone numbers are listed below:


Amsterdam Schiphol Airlines

  • Adria Airways - +31 020 316 4220
  • Aegean Airlines
  • Aer Lingus - +31 020 623 8620
  • Aeroflot Russian Int. Airlines - +31 020 627 0561
  • Air Alps Aviation - +31 010 208 3643
  • Air Astana - +31 010 208 3606
  • Air Berlin - +31 900 737 8000
  • Air Canada - +31 020 346 9539
  • Air France - +31 020 654 5720
  • Air Malta - +31 020 624 6096
  • Air Memphis - +31 020 573 3222
  • Air Moldova - +31 020 406 9605
  • Air Transat - +31 070 358 8300
  • AirBaltic - +31 010 208 3673
  • Alitalia - +31 020 470 0118
  • AMC Airlines
  • ArkeFly - +31 900 ARKEFLY
  • Arkia - +31 020 618 8033
  • Armavia - +31 020 653 5964
  • Atlas Blue - 212 8200 9090
  • Atlasjet International Airways - +31 020 521 0420
  • Austrian Airlines - +31 900 265 8920

  • Balkan Holiday Airlines
  • Blue1 - +31 900 746 63727
  • bmi - +31 020 346 9211
  • bmibaby - +31 023 547 8145
  • British Airways - +31 020 346 9559
  • Bulgaria Air - +31 020 316 1288 / +31 020 316 3247
  • BudgetAir

  • Cathay Pacific Airways - +31 020 653 2010
  • China Airlines - +31 020 646 1001
  • China Southern Airlines - +31 020 412 3120
  • Continental Airlines - +31 020 346 9381
  • Corendon Airlines
  • Croatia Airlines - +31 020 316 4280
  • CSA Czech Airlines - +31 020 620 3149
  • Cyprus Airways - +31 020 653 3546

  • Delta Air Lines - +31 020 201 3536
  • DutchCaribbeanExel - +31 900 FlyExel

  • EasyJet - +31 023 568 4880
  • EasyJet Zwitserland - +31 023 568 4880
  • Egypt Air - +31 020 625 6661 / +31 020 653 4695
  • El Al Israel Airlines - +31 020 644 0101
  • Eritrean Airlines - +31 020 405 7780
  • Estonian Air - +31 010 208 3670
  • Ethiopian Airlines - +31 010 208 3671
  • Eujet +35 321 486 8020
  • Eva Airways - +31 020 575 9166

  • Finnair - +31 900 346 6247
  • Fly Air
  • Freebird Airlines

  • Georgian Airways - +31 010 208 3638

  • Helios Airways

  • Iberia - +31 900 777 7717
  • Icelandair - +31 020 521 3955
  • Inter Express Airlines - +90 242 324 0222
  • Iran Air - +31 020 405 4785
  • Israir

  • Japan Airlines - +31 020 305 0075
  • JAT Yugoslav Airlines - +31 020 675 1411
  • Jet2.com - +31 900 202 1067

  • Kenya Airways - +31 020 474 7747
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines - +31 020 474 7747
  • Korean Air - +31 020 655 6333

  • Lithuanian Airlines - +31 020 316 4066
  • LOT Polish Airlines - +31 020 201 3917
  • Lotus Air
  • Lufthansa - +31 900 123 4777

  • Maersk Air - +31 010 208 3665
  • Malaysia Airlines - +31 020 521 6262
  • Malev Hungarian Airlines - +31 020 316 3200
  • Martinair - +31 020 601 1767
  • MAT Macedonian Airlines - +31 020 646 4409
  • Meridiana - +31 010 208 3609
  • MNG Airlines - +90 212 663 0751

  • Northwest Airlines - +31 020 474 7747
  • Nouvelair

  • Olympic Airlines - +31 020 405 7215
  • Onur Air

  • Pegasus Airlines
  • Phuket Air - +31 020 406 9602
  • PIA - +31 020 626 4715
  • PIAS Aviation
  • Portugalia Airlines - +31 900 265 8546
  • Pulkovo Aviation Enterprise - +31 020 406 7333

  • Royal Air Maroc - +31 020 515 8595
  • Royal Jordanian Airlines - +31 020 673 3386

  • SAS Scandinavian Airlines - +31 900 7466 3727
  • Scot Airways - +31 010 208 3650
  • Singapore Airlines - +31 020 548 8800
  • Sky Airlines - +31 020 580 7000
  • SkyEurope Airlines - +31 020 201 3300
  • SkyEurope Airlines Hungary - +31 020 201 3300
  • Smartwings - 800 1718 1920
  • Spanair
  • Sterling - +45 7010 8484
  • Sun Dor
  • Sun Express
  • Surinam Airways - +31 020 900 8500
  • Swiss International Air Lines - +31 900 202 0232
  • Syrian Arab Airlines - +31 020 316 3248

  • Thomsonfly.com - +31 020 712 1384
  • TACV Cabo Verde Airlines - +31 010 411 5411
  • TAP Portugal - +31 020 316 3970
  • THY Turkish Airlines - +31 020 405 9636
  • Transavia.com - +31 900 0737
  • Tunis Air - +31 020 405 7100

  • Ukraine International Airlines - +31 010 208 3675
  • United Airlines - +31 020 201 3708
  • US Airways - +31 020 201 3550

  • Varig Brasilian Airlines - +31 020 405 7777
  • Virgin Express - +32 275 20777
  • VLM Airlines - +31 010 415 7777

  • World Focus Airlines

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Car Rental

Introduction

At Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, those looking to rent a car on arrival in Amsterdam are able to choose from six car rental companies. The desks of these six car rental companies can be found in the Schiphol Plaza area of Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The Schiphol Plaza is located near customs and passport control at the airport. As Amsterdam is a popular city destination, it is advisable to reserve a hire-car in advance.

Car Rental Companies

Avis
Budget
Europcar
Hertz
Sixt

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Car Parking

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) has a number of car parking options. Listed below is information about Short-Term, Long-Term, Exclusive and Valet Parking.


AMS Short-Term Parking

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport has two car parks that exclusively cater for airport passengers and other visitors that wish to park their cars at Schiphol for a short time. Passengers can park their cars at Car Parks P1 and P2 for a maximum of 48 hours.

Long-Term Parking

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport 's long-term car park is lot P3. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport provides complimentary shuttle buses from car park P3 to the terminal departure hall. These buses depart every 10 minutes, 24-hours a day with the journey taking around 10 minutes.

Exclusive Parking

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport offers an exclusive parking service for frequent flyers. Exclusive Parking Subscriptions give the regular Schiphol visitor a guaranteed car parking space without the hassles. P7 is the designated car park for Exclusive Parking and is conveniently situated directly below Schiphol.

Valet Parking

The VIP Valet Parking Company operates at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and offers passengers the option of leaving their car in front of the Departure Hall to be parked for them. Passengers can hand in their car keys at the special desk in Departure Hall 2 and have their car parked for them and ready for them on their return to Amsterdam .

Parking for the Physically Disabled

Parking lots P1, P2 and P3 provide parking spaces for physically disabled travellers. On request, a shuttle service is available from lot P3 and the airport. For the use of this service travellers must make a request 24 hours in advance. Contact +31 020 316 1417 to make requests.

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Ground Transportation

Transporation

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is well connected to Amsterdam city centre by rail and road.

Train Services

Trains are convenient mode of public transport for passengers arriving at the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS). Trains offer convenient access to nearby cities and also provide transport to many destinations in Germany and Belgium . Tickets can be purchased at the Nederlandse Spoorwegen, located close to the red and white checked cube at Schiphol Plaza .

Bus Services

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) is well served by a number of Amsterdam public buses, providing easy access to nearby cities. Buses depart from platform A7, in front of Arrivals Hall 2.

AMS Taxis

The journey time from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Amsterdam centre by taxis is around fifteen minutes and taxis are available from outside the Arrivals Hall. Taxi's can be booked in advance via the airport website, but there is usually a good supply of taxis available at the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS).

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Airport Security

Baggage Stores

Luggage lockers are conveniently located in Arrivals Hall 3 and below (downstairs) Arrivals Hall 2.


Lost & Found

The lost and found of the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is located below (downstairs) Arrivals Hall 2.


Help for stranded travellers :

Lost or stranded travellers can request for assistance at the information desks located before passport control in Schiphol Plaza , Halls 2 and 3 in Arrivals, and behind passport control in Lounges 2 and 3.

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Extra Facilities

Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Maps and Directions

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport Map
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport Map

Amsterdam Area Map
Amsterdam Area Map

Driving Directions

From Amsterdam City Center:
- Leave Amsterdam center in a south westerly direction.
- When arriving at the A10 Amsterdam ring road, join the A4 road towards Schiphol.
- Turn left onto the E19 and into Schiphol International Airport

Longitude:4° 47' 0" E
Latitude:52° 19' 0" N

ADDRESS
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol,
PO Box 7501,
1118 ZG Schiphol,
The Netherlands
Number of Terminals: 1
Telephone: (0)900 7244 7465 (Netherlands only) or (0)20 794 0800
Fax: (0)20 604 1475
E-mail: info@schiphol.nl or via the airport’s website
Website: www.schiphol.nl
Time Zone: GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October)
Location: The airport is located 15km (9 miles) southwest of Amsterdam
Country code:31

DRIVING DIRECTIONS
The airport is situated off the A4 motorway, which links Amsterdam, The Hague and Rotterdam. The exit to the airport is clearly signposted.

CAR PARKING
There are two short-term car parks (P1 and P2), both connected to the terminal and Schiphol Plaza by covered walkways, recommended of stays for up to 48 hours. Long-term parking is available in an open-air car park (P3), situated 4km (2.5 miles) from the terminal. A free 24-hour shuttle bus links P3 with the terminal. There is also a luxury car park (P7). A VIP valet service is also available; reservations are required (tel: (0)900 7244 7465 (Netherlands only) or (0)20 794 0800).

CAR HIRE
Car hire companies are located in Schiphol Plaza and include Avis, Budget, Hertz, National Car Rental and Sixt.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Rail: There is a railway station in the terminal’s central hall, under Schiphol Plaza; direct trains run to Amsterdam Centraal Station (journey time: 15 minutes). Night trains serve Utrecht, Amsterdam Centraal Station, Leiden, The Hague, Delft and Rotterdam. The reservation-only, high-speed Thalys train serves major European cities. Other international services run to Berlin, Hannover and Leipzig. NS (Dutch Railways) ticket machines and desks are located in the baggage reclaim halls 1, 2 and 3, and Schiphol Plaza. Road: Taxi: Schiphol Travel Taxis are available from outside Schiphol Plaza (journey time into Amsterdam: 15 minutes). Taxis can be booked in advance on the airport’s website. Bus: Public buses run regularly to Amsterdam and other cities. Bus nos.197 and 370 (interliner) run to Amsterdam city centre and Amsterdam Zuid. Buses depart from platform A7, in front of the Arrivals hall 2. Shuttles: Many hotels offer a free airport shuttle service to guests. The Connexxion Schiphol Hotel Service (tel: (0)38 339 4771) is a daily hotel shuttle service running from the airport to over 55 hotels in and around Amsterdam; the Connexxion desk is situated in the Arrivals hall 2, for tickets and information.

INFORMATION AND HELP DESKS
Schiphol information desks are located before passport control in Schiphol Plaza, halls 2 and 3 in Arrivals, and behind passport control in Lounges 2 and 3. Eight transfer desks, situated on the piers, offer information on transfers and connecting flights. Multiphone units, with touch-screen technology for information on the airport, are located throughout the terminal. The Customer Contact Centre (tel: +800 7244 7465) can provide further information. The VVV Holland Tourism Information Office is situated in Arrivals hall 2, with tourist information and an accommodation reservation service.

AIRPORT FACILITIES
Money and communications: There are numerous banks, which also offer VAT reclaim facilities, ATMs, currency exchange machines and bureaux de change. There is a post office in Lounge 2, and mobile telephone hire at the Telecom Rentcenter at Schiphol Plaza. Multiphone multimedia telephone units, which can be used for telephoning, Internet access and an SMS service, are situated throughout the airport. Wireless Internet is available in designated ‘communication zones’ in the terminal building. Eating and drinking: There are numerous restaurants, bars and cafés situated throughout the terminal building. Shopping: There are numerous shops, including duty-free and a 24-hour supermarket, at Schiphol Plaza (before security) and on both sides of immigration. A duty-free pre-order and collection service is available online. Luggage: Seal & Go, at various locations in the Departures check-in area (tel: (0)20 316 4289) seals luggage (irrespective of size) within one minute. Lockers are situated throughout the terminal. Left-luggage is open daily in the basement between Arrivals 1 and 2 (tel: (0)20 601 2443). There are free trolleys and a porter service (tel: (0)20 601 2303) is available on request. There is a lost and found office; information desks can provide more information. Other facilities: The airport has a medical centre, 24-hour emergency medical services (tel: (0)20 649 2566) and a pharmacy. There is a fully equipped baby room and several play areas on Holland Boulevard; baby change facilities are provided in the toilets. Shower facilities can be found at the terminal hotel (see below), available 24 hours a day. Massages, a casino and a prayer room are also available.

CONFERENCE AND BUSINESS FACILITIES
The Schiphol Business Centre (tel: (0)20 653 2480) hires out offices equipped with fax, PC and telephone facilities, as well as a secretarial service if required. There is also a conference room with telecommunication facilities. The Communications Centre (tel: (0)20 653 1852) provides passengers with Internet facilities, mini-offices, a post office and a telephone centre with full telecommunication facilities; wireless Internet connection is available too. The Skyport Business Centre (tel: (0)20 654 1600) hires out meeting rooms accommodating between two and 22 delegates, which can be reached directly from both Arrivals and Departures. Secretarial services, catering, video and teleconferencing, a hotel reservation service and check-in are also available. Computers, fax machines and mobile telephones can be hired from Telecom Rentcentre (tel: (0)20 653 0999) in Schiphol Plaza. Major airlines have executive lounges, which offer some business facilities.

DISABLED FACILITIES
Facilities include automatic doors, toilets, and a lift between all floors of the airport, including train platforms. Wheelchairs are available for visitors, but passengers requiring wheelchairs and special assistance should inform their airline prior to travel. ACompany (tel: (0)20 601 5018) provides an electrocar service, with shuttles running between piers D, E, F and G and in the Arrivals hall. Disabled parking is available in car parks P1, P2 and P3. A bus is available on request (tel: (0)20 316 1417) from car park P3 to take disabled passengers to the terminal; passengers requiring this service should phone at least 24 hours in advance. Visicom (tel: (0)20 601 2929) supplies text telephones for hearing-impaired passengers; induction loops are fitted at the information desks, transfer desks and in the waiting areas in the central lounge.

AIRPORT HOTELS
Hotel Mercure Schiphol Terminal Hotel (tel: (0)20 604 1339; www.hotelopschiphol.nl) is located within the terminal building, beyond customs. The hotel offers shower facilities 24 hours a day, as well as day room and overnight facilities. There are a number of hotels in the Schiphol area, most of which offer a free shuttle service to the airport. Hotels include the Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (tel: (0)23 562 3632), Courtyard Marriott Amsterdam Airport (tel: (0)23 556 9001), Crowne Plaza SPC (tel: (0)23 565 0000), Dorint Airport Hotel (tel: (0)20 658 8111), Golden Tulip Barbizon (tel: (0)20 655 0550), Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Hotel (tel: (0)20 710 4000), Van de Valk Hotel Schiphol A4 (tel: (0)252 675 335), Ibis Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (tel: (0)20 502 5100), Radisson SAS Hotel Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (tel: (0)20 655 3131) and the Sheraton Hotel (tel: (0)20 316 4300). The Schiphol TravelPort provides e-mail bookings and payment for selected hotels.


Amsterdam-Schiphol airport map

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