Trains Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam

Amsterdam Airport to Amsterdam Central

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Rail map

Facts

Trains Amsterdam Central <> Amsterdam Airport  

Booking horizon  12 months*
Duration 0h13
Distance  16km 
Direct trains Yes
First train Amsterdam Central 00h02
Last train Amsterdam Central 23h43
First train Amsterdam Airport 00h07
Last train Amsterdam Airport 23h52
Trains per day 165
Train company NS
Station Amsterdam Amsterdam Centraal
Station Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

*Except for the months after the new timetable which is introduced each year in mid-December. 

Timetable

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The first train leaves at 00h07 from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Central, the last train leaves at 23h52. The journey time is 13 minutes between the two cities. Each day around 165 direct trains run between Amsterdam Airport and Amsterdam Central / City. Here, at HappyRail, you can buy all cheap train tickets from Amsterdam Airport to Amsterdam Central / City!

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Schiphol station - Info

Railway station Amsterdam Airport

The name of the train station of Amsterdam Airport is Schiphol. The station is located below the airport. It's very easy to travel to Amsterdam Central, Rotterdam and The Hague. 

Facilities

  • Wifi: yes, airport wifi
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: -
  • Bike: -  
  • Tram: -
  • Bus: yes, but not recommended
  • Taxi: yes, but expensive! 

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage: 

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform. 

Schiphol station - Hotels near the station

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Sheraton Amsterdam Schiphol Airport****

At the airport. Spacious room, excellent service. Convenient and stylish.  
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citizenM****

Some rooms have views of the planes landing. Design hotel. Very high ratings.    
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Mercure Schiphol***

Located in lounge 3. Comfortable and convenient. 7+. 
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Amsterdam Centraal - Info

Railway station Amsterdam

Amsterdam Centraal is the name of the main station in Amsterdam and is located in the centre. You can walk from the station to the canals, the Dam and to other major attractions.

If you want to go to the Rijksmuseum or the Van Gogh museum which are located at the other side of the centre you can walk for of about 30 minutes or take a tram. You can also rent a bike. 

Facilities

  • Wifi: no, but available in restaurants
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid, but not recommended! (park your car for free at Diemen or Halfweg station) 

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes (to the Dam, the central square) 
  • Bike: OV Bike    
  • Subway:  5 minutes (not recommended, better to take the tram) 
  • Tram: 10 minutes 
  • Bus: 10 minutes 
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage: 

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform. 

 

Amsterdam Centraal - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings near Amsterdam Centraal

  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
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Ibis Styles Amsterdam Central Station***

Right next to the station. Basic, but very convenient and affordable.  
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Hotel Westcorde City Centre***

5 minutes by foot from the station. Comfortable and good rates seen the location in the heart of the city. 
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Hotel Victoria****

Opposite of the station. Classic hotel with a strange history. 
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Rental Cars

2 rental car companies at the station. Alamo and Enterprise.