How are you travelling to and from Schiphol this summer?
Are you travelling via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol this summer? If so, your journey begins and/or ends with transport to or from the airport. Schiphol is easily accessible by train, bus, taxi, car (or car sharing) or even bicycle. With all the transport options listed below, you can be well prepared for your trip.
Take the train or bus
Many cities in the Netherlands offer direct connections to Schiphol. You can travel to Schiphol Airport train station from Amsterdam, Utrecht, Leiden, The Hague, Delft and Rotterdam 24/7, without changing trains. Do not forget to plan your trip well in advance on www.ns.nl. From the platform, simply use the escalator or lift and go up one floor to Schiphol Plaza, where you can reach the check-in desk within a few minutes. The bus also stops close to the departure and arrival halls. Plan your journey on www.9292.nl. Simply put your suitcases on the baggage trolleys provided and up you go
Do you prefer coming by car? It is certainly an option. P4 Basic Parking is the most economical place to park for a relatively long period. Your car will be parked in a multi-storey car park and a basic service is available. Please note that you will need to book a parking space online at this site.Looking for a little more convenience? If so, choose P3 Long-Term Parking. Did you know that you this summer can check in your bags and yourself for free at P3 if you fly with KLM, TUI or Transavia? Without your luggage, you can then hop onto the free shuttle bus which runs to and from the terminal every 10 minutes 24/7, continuing straight to the gate on arrival. At P3 Long-Term Parking, you can also opt for a covered parking space. Although it is not mandatory to book online, it is often cheaper to do so. For passengers who wish to park for longer than 48 hours while still wanting to park near the terminal, P6 Valet Parking is the perfect choice. Once you have dropped off your key at the front of the P1 car park, your car will be parked on a secure site at the airport by Schiphol staff. Are you a Car2Go customer? If so, you can also travel easily and quickly between Amsterdam and Schiphol by means of electric car sharing . For all parking options and more information, go to www.schiphol.nl/parkeren.
Being dropped off or picked up?
Departing passengers can be dropped off quickly at the Kiss & Ride in front of the departure halls. You can see whether you are at the correct departure hall by the airline signs outside the terminal. For a warm welcome, leave your car in P1 Short-Term Parking. The departure and arrival halls can be reached on foot in just 3 to 6 minutes via Schiphol Plaza.
Hop on your bike
Do you have little baggage? Schiphol is easy to reach by bike, which will also make your trip a lot healthier. There are three bicycle storage facilities near the terminal: at the bottom of the air traffic control tower, next to the Sheraton Hotel and at the end of Terminal 3/4. Bicycles may be parked here free of charge for a maximum of 4 weeks in a row.