Taxi and transfer prices from Amsterdam Schiphol airport
Taxis are readily available at Schiphol airport and a trip to the Amsterdam centre will cost approximately €40-€60 depending on your exact destination in a standard taxi. If you need a bigger vehicle or have extra luggage then the cost may be higher. Avoid anyone offering you a ride within the airport as they may take you to an unlicensed taxi. Prebook your taxi to get the best service and to save time. Simply fill in the form on this page and receive offers from local companies.
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport taxi and transfer companies
Amsterdam Schiphol airport is one of the busiest airports in Europe and it is served by a large number of taxi and transfer companies. Whether you are travelling in a group and need a bigger vehicle or coming with small children requiring child seats or have a disabled passenger with you or want to treat yourself to a bit of luxury we will try our best to match you with the right companies.
Best places to visit around Amsterdam Schiphol airport
Amsterdam is a fabulous city to visit on a city break or as a starting point of a longer trip around the Netherlands. You should definitely rent a bike and tour the city like the locals do. There is so much to do and see in the Dutch capital where you will find everything from amazing museums to the infamous red light district, from Michelin star restaurants to “coffee” shops.
If you wish to visit Anne Frank’s house, the world-famous Rijksmuseum or the Van Gogh Museum then make sure to pre-book your tickets long before your trip.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Amsterdam transfer time is about 25 minutes in normal traffic.
Giethoorn is often referred to as the Dutch Venice thanks to its lovely canals surrounded by beautiful flowers and centuries old thatched roofed cottages.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Giethorn transfer time is approximately 1hr 30 minutes.
Utrecht used to be the religious centre of the Netherlands with some beautiful churches and cathedrals to remind us of its 2000 year long history. Utrecht is the perfect mixture of old and new and has a brilliant atmosphere. It also has an incredible, two-storey canal system.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Utrecht transfer time is normally around 50 minutes by car or taxi.
If you get the chance then make sure to visit Delft. The famous Dutche painter, Vermeer, lived here and there is a museum dedicated to his work in the city. Delft is also famous for its iconic blue pottery.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Delft transfer time is approximately 45 minutes.
Rotterdam is also a popular destination and it has its own airport popular with low cost carriers. You will enjoy quirky architecture and a great selection of bars and restaurants in this vibrant city.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Rotterdam transfer time is about 1 hour.
If the reason for your visit to Holland is a love of windmills and picture perfect scenery then head to Kinderdijk. The village’s mill network has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Kinderdijk transfer time is around 1hr 5mins.
Another postcard-worthy town is Thorn, located near to the Belgian border. Visit the tenth-century abbey in the centre, which stands out from the cute, white houses dominating the streets around.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Thorn transfer time is approximately 1hr 50mins.
The Hague is where the Dutch parliament is located in the iconic, Gothic style Binnenhof. The city is also home to the U.N.’s International Court of Justice. Within the Gothic quarter you will also find some excellent museums, go to Mauritshuis and admire the world-famous “Girl with the pearl earring” painting by Vermeer.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to the Hague transfer time is around 40 minutes.
Do you like cheese? Then a trip to Alkmaar is a must! There is plenty to try at the traditional cheese market on Fridays (closed during winter months).
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Alkmaar transfer time is about 30 mins.
You think of Holland and you think of tulips. The best place to see tulips in the colours of the rainbow on endless fields is near the town of Lisse.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Lisse transfer time is around 20 minutes.
Eindhoven is a hub for technology, science and modern design. It’s also famous for its excellent nightlife and music scene. The city also hosts an incredible light festival every year known as ‘Glow Eindhoven’.
Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Eindhoven transfer time is about 1hr 30mins.
Find local taxi companies around Amsterdam Schiphol airport
When you arrive in a new country it is always reassuring to have a driver waiting for you who already knows your destination. You also don’t have to worry about the charges as you have agreed a fee for the journey in advance. Transfer and taxi companies on FindTransfers can also arrange bigger vehicles if you are arriving in a group or any other extras, like car seats for children. Simply fill in your journey details and receive offers for your trip from companies based around Amsterdam Schiphol airport.
About Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the third busiest airport in Europe. Many people connect to other flights here but it’s also an incredibly popular destination welcoming international travellers from all over the world. Almost 72 million passengers pass through Schiphol Airport each year. It's the main hub for KLM and Easyjet also has a major base here.
The airport has one main building, which is divided into three levels and three departure halls. There is also a shopping centre at Amsterdam airport called the Schiphol Plaza, perfect for any last minute treats.
Schiphol airport is about 9 miles (14km) from the city of Amsterdam and it is very well connected by public transport. There is an express bus service run by Conexxion which takes about 30 minutes to the city centre. Buses depart every 8 minutes during the day.
There is also a train terminal at Amsterdam airport which is underneath the terminal building. Train tickets are available from the ticket office in the airport's main hall and from ticket machines. From this station you can take a train to Amsterdam Central Station.
There is a taxi rank right at the exit of Schiphol airport. You should only use a taxi from the official taxi rank and avoid anyone soliciting for rides within the terminal. The most convenient solution is to pre-book your taxi so your driver can meet you on arrival. This way you will be taken straight to your vehicle.
An interesting fact about Amsterdam Schiphol airport is that it is below sea level!