Amsterdam Schiphol airport (AMS)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, opened on September 16, 1916, is the main air terminal in the Netherlands. It is also one of the busiest European airports in terms of passengers and cargo. It operates international flights around the world.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day. It has 3 levels: Ground Floor (Arrivals and Transportation), Second Level (Boarding and Check-in) and Third Level (Boarding Gates and VIP Lounges). Further information

Annual passenger traffic: 52.5 million passengers went through it in 2022.

Tel: +31 900 0141 / 207 940 800. Whatsapp - Facebook

Numerous information desks are located on the Arrivals and Departures levels. Visitor centre in Arrivals Hall 2, available from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm.


The airport is located in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer, 9 km (5.5 miles) southwest of Amsterdam, and is situated next to the A4 motorway, which connects Amsterdam with The Hague and Rotterdam.

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Car rental agencies

There are car rental counters at Schiphol Plaza.

  1. Avis/Budget (Tel +31 882 847 620 / 500 - 6:00 am to 11:30 pm)
  2. Enterprise (Tel +31 207 400 950 - 6:00 am to 11:00 pm)
  3. Europcar (Tel +31 203 164 190 - Monday to Friday from 6:30 am to 11:00 pm, weekends from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
  4. Hertz (Tel +31 205 020 240 - 6:00 am to 11:30 pm)
  5. Sixt (Tel +31 204 059 090 - 6:30 am to 11:00 pm)

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Parking services at Amsterdam Schiphol airport (AMS)

On-site parking is available for short and long stays, with security cameras, number plate recognition, electric vehicle charging stations and valet parking. Rates and reservations

P1 - Mostly covered area directly in front of the terminal for short and long stays.
P3 - Multi-level facility for longer periods, linked to the main building every 10 minutes by courtesy shuttles. There is also a cheaper open-air sector.
P6 Valet Parking - Opposite the Arrivals Hall. Reservations at least 4 hours in advance.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include reserved parking spaces, accessible counters, elevators, escalators, moving walkways, wheelchairs, adapted toilets, automatic doors, electric vehicles for passenger transport and equipped with a lift to board the aircraft. If you require special assistance, inform your airline or travel agent at the time of booking. To request special transport from the site, call Tel +31 206 530 500 / 302 357 822.

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Latest updates: August 19, 2023