Cheap flights to Amsterdam: More than read lights & coffee shops

When to find the cheapest flights to Amsterdam

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KLMoutbound: Dec 23, 2020
direct (1h25m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Dec 26, 2020
direct (1h15m)
KLM
Ryanairoutbound: Dec 31, 2020
1 stop (8h55m)
Ryanair
Ryanairreturn: Jan 4, 2021
1 stop (11h10m)
Ryanair
British Airwaysoutbound: Dec 31, 2020
direct (1h20m)
British Airways
British Airwaysreturn: Jan 4, 2021
direct (1h20m)
British Airways
easyJetoutbound: Apr 3, 2021
direct (1h30m)
easyJet
easyJetreturn: Apr 10, 2021
direct (1h20m)
easyJet
Transaviaoutbound: Mar 2, 2021
direct (1h15m)
Transavia
Transaviareturn: Mar 5, 2021
direct (1h20m)
Transavia
Air Franceoutbound: Jul 15, 2021
direct (1h25m)
Air France
Air Francereturn: Jul 22, 2021
direct (1h25m)
Air France
Vuelingoutbound: Dec 21, 2020
direct (2h30m)
Vueling
Vuelingreturn: Dec 23, 2020
direct (2h15m)
Vueling
KLMoutbound: Dec 7, 2020
direct (7h)
KLM
KLMreturn: Dec 21, 2020
direct (8h20m)
KLM
Delta Air Linesoutbound: Dec 7, 2020
1 stop (13h05m)
Delta Air Lines
KLMreturn: Dec 21, 2020
direct (8h15m)
KLM
Air Canadaoutbound: Dec 18, 2020
2 stops (15h20m)
Air Canada
Lufthansareturn: Jan 3, 2021
2 stops (31h19m)
Lufthansa
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Amsterdam guide: how to get there, what to see

Distance from Amsterdam city centre
11 km
54 km

Flights to Amsterdam: need to know

Cheap airline tickets to Amsterdam

Whether you plan to discover the modern urban flair of Amsterdam as part of a tour of Europe’s capitals or a simple city break in the Netherlands, when it comes to transatlantic flights to Amsterdam you won't need to search long to find a good deal. Apart from Delta, KLM, United, US Airways and JetairFly, which offer non-stop flights to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), you can choose between a vast number of airlines that offer cheap airfares to Amsterdam with one layover.

Best time to book cheap flights to Amsterdam

Book your flights around 5-6 months in advance. Consider airline offers that include one layover; they tend to be cheaper. Besides the busy summer months, a popular time to book airline tickets to Amsterdam is also during tulip season in spring.

  • Peak season: Tulip bloom season in April and May as well as the warm summer months.
  • Off season: Early spring and fall.

Flight duration

A non-stop flight from New York to Amsterdam takes around 7 hours and 35 minutes.

Experience Amsterdam: sights, tours and activities

Amsterdam is much more than coffee shops and the Red Light District. The Dutch capital is the cultural and creative center of the country and a popular city break that attracts over seven million visitors a year. Are you in the mood for a sightseeing tour? You can discover Amsterdam's romantic canals and vast parks by bike as well as by boat.

Essentials in Amsterdam

The Canal Ring: This 17th-century district called Grachtengordel by the locals is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and popular among visitors for its rich architectural heritage. Discover prestigious properties with the best views of the canals and the countless bridges of Amsterdam.

Flower markets: Besides the many colorful second-hand markets, you shouldn't miss a visit to the famous flower market along the River Singel. For more blooming flowers you can rent a car or book a tour to the tulip fields.

Museums: Amsterdam is home to an incredible amount of interesting museums that rank among the main tourist attractions of the city. Don't miss the world famous Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House and Stedelijk Museum.

Find out more about the Dutch capital at iamsterdam.com.

Hotels and accommodation in Amsterdam

When it comes to accommodation, there is something for every taste in Amsterdam. Choose between luxury boutique hotels, designer youth hostels, canal guesthouses, familiar hotel chains and many more. Treat yourself to a couple of nights in a houseboat for a real Amsterdam experience!

Amsterdam in the Traveler's Edition

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All flight tickets to Amsterdam (Netherlands)

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KLMoutbound: Dec 23, 2020
direct (1h25m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Dec 26, 2020
direct (1h15m)
KLM
Transaviaoutbound: Mar 2, 2021
direct (1h15m)
Transavia
Transaviareturn: Mar 5, 2021
direct (1h20m)
Transavia
KLMoutbound: Feb 12, 2021
direct (1h25m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Feb 14, 2021
direct (1h15m)
KLM
Air Franceoutbound: Feb 20, 2021
1 stop (4h20m)
Air France
KLMreturn: Feb 27, 2021
direct (1h25m)
KLM
United Airlinesoutbound: Jan 22, 2021
1 stop (21h30m)
United Airlines
United Airlinesreturn: Jan 29, 2021
1 stop (15h04m)
United Airlines
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KLMoutbound: Dec 29, 2020
direct (1h15m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Jan 5, 2021
direct (1h25m)
KLM
KLMoutbound: Dec 29, 2020
direct (1h15m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Jan 5, 2021
direct (1h25m)
KLM
KLMoutbound: Jan 28, 2021
direct (3h10m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Feb 6, 2021
direct (3h40m)
KLM
Air Franceoutbound: Jan 8, 2021
direct (1h20m)
Air France
Air Francereturn: Jan 13, 2021
direct (1h10m)
Air France
TAP Air Portugaloutbound: Apr 16, 2021
1 stop (7h40m)
TAP Air Portugal
TAP Air Portugalreturn: Apr 20, 2021
1 stop (5h15m)
TAP Air Portugal
KLMoutbound: Dec 12, 2020
direct (1h25m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Dec 19, 2020
direct (1h20m)
KLM
easyJetoutbound: Dec 21, 2020
direct (2h05m)
easyJet
easyJetreturn: Dec 27, 2020
direct (2h10m)
easyJet
KLMoutbound: Feb 12, 2021
direct (3h25m)
KLM
Air Francereturn: Feb 16, 2021
1 stop (16h55m)
Air France
KLMoutbound: Dec 28, 2020
direct (2h)
KLM
KLMreturn: Jan 3, 2021
direct (2h10m)
KLM
KLMoutbound: Dec 30, 2020
direct (2h10m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Jan 3, 2021
direct (2h30m)
KLM