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Address

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

PO Box 7501, 1118 ZG Schiphol, The Netherlands

Telephone: (020) 794 0800 or 0900 0141

Website: www.schiphol.nl

A new terminal building opened in July 2011, which is used solely for business and private flights.

 
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How to get there

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is situated off the A4 motorway, which links Amsterdam, The Hague and Rotterdam. The exit to the airport is clearly signposted.

 
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Access by public transport

Bus:
Public buses (tel: 0900 9292) run regularly to Amsterdam and other cities. Bus 197 and bus 370 (interliner) run to Amsterdam city centre and Amsterdam Zuid. Buses depart from platform A7, in front of the Arrivals Hall 2. Full details of routes can be found on the airport website. Shuttles: Many hotels offer a free airport shuttle service to guests. The Connexxion Schiphol Hotel Service (tel: (038) 339 4771; www.airportshuttle.nl) is a daily hotel shuttle service running from the airport to over 55 hotels in and around Amsterdam; the Connexxion desk is situated in the Arrivals Hall 2, for tickets and information.

Taxi:
Schiphol Travel Taxis are available from outside Schiphol Plaza (journey time into Amsterdam: 15 minutes). Taxis can be booked in advance on the airport's website. There is a railway station in the terminal's central hall, under Schiphol Plaza; direct trains run to Amsterdam Centraal Station (journey time: 15 minutes). Night trains serve Utrecht, Amsterdam Centraal Station, Leiden, The Hague, Delft and Rotterdam. The reservation-only, high-speed Thalys train serves major European cities. Other international services run to Berlin, Hannover and Leipzig. NS (Dutch Railways) ticket machines and desks are located in the baggage reclaim halls one to three, and Schiphol Plaza. Rail information is available on 0900 202 1163 (www.ns.nl).

 
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Information desk

Schiphol information desks are located before passport control in Schiphol Plaza, halls 2 and 3 in Arrivals, and behind passport control in Lounges 2 and 3. Eight transfer desks, situated on the piers, offer information on transfers and connecting flights. Multiphone units, with touch-screen technology for information on the airport, are located throughout the terminal. The Customer Contact Centre (tel: 0800 7244 7465) can provide further information. The VVV Holland Tourism Information Office (tel: 0900 400 4040) is situated in Arrivals hall 2, with tourist information and an accommodation reservation service.

 

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