Cheap Flights to Amsterdam
Schiphol Airport (AMS) is the main location for flights to Amsterdam from all over the world. It is the fifth-largest airport in Europe, located about 12 miles outside the city. Schiphol Plaza is located within the airport where passengers can eat, shop, or relax. Just beyond customs is where you will find the shops and bars. There are over 100 specialty shops along with restaurants, coffee bars, and a sweet chocolate café. You can also get a massage, visit the first airport library while waiting for Amsterdam flights—you might even visit the museum, the casino, or even take a shower. Some hotel accommodations are within the airport and the transportation options to get you into the city are well-setup, with taxis and hotel shuttles circling at all hours.
Spring is the perfect time to plan flights to Amsterdam, beautiful flowers cover the famous Dutch countryside, spread out among the windmills. Autumn is another popular time for Amsterdam flights; the temperature is comfortable for spending time outdoors and enjoying the changing colors. You’ll find that any time of year is sufficient for planning a trip with temperatures neither too hot in the summer nor too cold in the winter. It does snow in the winter, even though it usually only lasts a few days and hardly accumulates. You might want to pack a light sweater in the summer since there will be some chilly, cloudy days.
Getting Around Amsterdam
The public transport system consists of metros, buses, trains, ferries, and trams to get you to the different parts of the city, with trains connecting directly to passengers just off Amsterdam flights at Schiphol Station. A day ticket will work for all trams, buses, and trains to save time getting a new ticket for each ride. The best way to see the sites of the historical city is by walking or bicycling since Amsterdam is so compact—you might miss something if you’re traveling fast. You can also hire a car if you prefer the convenience of driving on your own schedule. With so many people, automobiles, bicycles, and scooters whizzing all around, parking is coveted, so don’t get towed during your stay.
Whether you are visiting Amsterdam for the culture or if you want to spend time outdoors, you will find plenty of activities and attractions to fill your days.
- Anne Frank Huis: the revered residence where Anne Frank lived and wrote
- Keukenhoff Gardens: themed pavilions, beautiful mosaics, and beds of gorgeous tulips
- Madame Tussauds: creepily life-like likenesses of celebrities, athletes, and royalty
- The Amsterdam Dungeon: combination museum and theatre that tells the story of 500 years of history with 11 daily shows
- Van Gogh Museum: one of the finest collections of this artist’s work, plus some of his con-temporizes, rotating exhibits, and interactive children’s shows
Best Anytime fares to Amsterdam
Cheap round-trip flights to Amsterdam
|Boston||Amsterdam||Tue, Sep 23 - Sat, Sep 27||Turkish Airlines||$828|
|New York||Amsterdam||Wed, Sep 17 - Sun, Sep 21||Aeroflot Russian Airlines||$839|
|London||Amsterdam||Mon, Sep 15 - Thu, Sep 18||KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||$161|
|Newark||Amsterdam||Sun, Sep 14 - Wed, Sep 24||TAP Portugal||$1,028|
|Minneapolis||Amsterdam||Tue, Sep 2 - Tue, Sep 30||KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||$1,213|
|Los Angeles||Amsterdam||Thu, Sep 25 - Wed, Oct 8||Aeroflot Russian Airlines||$864|
|Chicago||Amsterdam||Thu, Sep 18 - Sun, Sep 28||Turkish Airlines||$844|
|Seattle||Amsterdam||Wed, Sep 24 - Thu, Oct 9||KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||$1,303|
|Washington DC||Amsterdam||Thu, Sep 18 - Sun, Sep 28||Aeroflot Russian Airlines||$839|
|San Francisco||Amsterdam||Wed, Sep 3 - Wed, Sep 24||Lufthansa||$1,271|
|Orlando||Amsterdam||Wed, Aug 27 - Fri, Sep 12||British Airways||$1,158|
|Toronto||Amsterdam||Wed, Aug 6 - Thu, Aug 14||Air Transat||$831|
Best weekend fares to Amsterdam
Best weekend fares to Amsterdam
|Boston||Amsterdam||Sat, Sep 6 - Mon, Sep 8||Delta Air Lines||$979|
|New York||Amsterdam||Thu, Sep 18 - Mon, Sep 22||Aeroflot Russian Airlines||$839|
|London||Amsterdam||Thu, Aug 21 - Sun, Aug 24||KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||$281|
|Newark||Amsterdam||Thu, Sep 11 - Mon, Sep 15||United Airlines||$1,003|
|Minneapolis||Amsterdam||Thu, Sep 18 - Sun, Sep 21||Lufthansa||$1,378|
|Los Angeles||Amsterdam||Thu, Sep 18 - Mon, Sep 22||Turkish Airlines||$1,091|
|Chicago||Amsterdam||Fri, Aug 29 - Mon, Sep 1||LOT Polish Airlines||$1,327|
|Seattle||Amsterdam||Sat, Aug 23 - Sun, Aug 24||Lufthansa||$2,077|
|Washington DC||Amsterdam||Fri, Sep 19 - Mon, Sep 22||Turkish Airlines||$866|
|San Francisco||Amsterdam||Fri, Aug 29 - Mon, Sep 1||Lufthansa||$1,401|
|Orlando||Amsterdam||Fri, Aug 22 - Sat, Aug 23||LOT Polish Airlines||$1,881|
|Toronto||Amsterdam||Fri, Aug 8 - Mon, Aug 11||United Airlines||$1,270|
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