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Amsterdam (AMS) Layover

1 Amsterdam (AMS) Layover

Want to Make The Most of your Amsterdam layover? Say “Goedendag” to Mokum!


Distance from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Downtown Amsterdam:

  • 5.6 miles

Approximate travel time:

Transportation Choices:

Taxi cost approx:

  •   €40-50 each way

Train (Domestic) cost:

  •  €3.90 each way

Bus 197 cost:

  • €4.00 each way

Connexxion Hotel Shuttle cost:

  • €15.50/25.00 one-way/return


Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)  is a common layover point between the United States and many European cities, especially on Northwest and KLM.

If you are looking for the convenience and comfort of a nearby hotel during your layover, your private room is only a quick shuttle ride away. And the best of all: you only pay for the time you stay. Work-out, dine, rest, work, shower, and refresh before the next leg of your journey at up to a 70% savings. Check out our list of Day-Use Amsterdam Airport Schiphol hotels.

Sign up for our layover reminder feature  to notify you for any delay/gate change/cancellation of your flight and remind you when it is time to head back to the airport for your next flight.