Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) Guide
About Amsterdam Airport
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is the main international airport of the Netherlands and the fifth largest airport in Europe. Schiphol has only one terminal and is a major hub for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Click here for cheap flights to Amsterdam.
Distance from CBD - 15km
Taxi - Around $40 to the CBD
Buses and trains service Amsterdam Airport regularly.
Car hire companies available at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol include Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt. You can book your car online to guarantee availability.
Check-in zones are located Depature Halls 1, 2 and 3.
Money exchange facilities are located throughout the airport, before and after customs. Pre-purchase Euros in the form of cash or a MasterCard Cash Passport from Travel Money.
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has conferencing facilities located on the third floor above Departures 1 and a Business Point area waiting lounge in Arrivals Hall 2.
Free Wi-fi is available throughout the airport. Premium Wi-fi access is available to purchase.
Baby changing rooms are available throughout the airport, both before and after security.
Baggage lockers can be found throughout the airport including at Departure Lounges 1, 2 and 3, in Arrival Hall 3 and on level 1 at the Baggage Basement Square.
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol offers a Meet & Assist service for guests and groups.
Shower rooms can be rented at the airport's hotel 'Yotel' located near Pier D in Lounge 2.
The following airlines have lounges located within the airport. For access to specific lounges, refer to your airline.
First Class, Business Class and Club World passengers are free to enjoy the Galleries Club Lounge in Departure 3. Take a seat to watch the TV or read the daily newspaper and enjoy a range of complimentary food and beverages including snacks, wine, beer and spirits. Free Wi-fi is also available.
KLM has two Crown Lounges located at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Gold, Platinum Elite, Silver Elite, and Blue Elite members flying with KLM are granted access to the lounges, where they can relax in the dedicated rest areas, catch up on business using the lounge's computers with free Wi-fi, charge their laptops and dine on complimentary snacks and drinks.