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

When to find the cheapest flights to Amsterdam

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Air Canadaoutbound: Feb 11, 2021
1 stop (31h30m)
Air Canada
Lufthansareturn: Feb 18, 2021
direct (8h20m)
Lufthansa
KLMoutbound: Feb 11, 2021
direct (7h)
KLM
KLMreturn: Feb 18, 2021
direct (8h15m)
KLM
Delta Air Linesoutbound: Feb 11, 2021
1 stop (13h15m)
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Linesreturn: Feb 18, 2021
direct (8h32m)
Delta Air Lines
TAP Air Portugaloutbound: Feb 11, 2021
1 stop (11h15m)
TAP Air Portugal
TAP Air Portugalreturn: Feb 18, 2021
1 stop (14h40m)
TAP Air Portugal
KLMoutbound: Oct 12, 2020
1 stop (31h15m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Oct 31, 2020
direct (11h20m)
KLM
Aer Lingusoutbound: Oct 12, 2020
2 stops (17h40m)
Aer Lingus
Aer Lingusreturn: Oct 31, 2020
1 stop (34h30m)
Aer Lingus
Virgin Atlanticoutbound: Oct 12, 2020
1 stop (14h25m)
Virgin Atlantic
Virgin Atlanticreturn: Oct 31, 2020
1 stop (26h)
Virgin Atlantic
Air Canadaoutbound: Feb 16, 2021
1 stop (31h20m)
Air Canada
Iberiareturn: Feb 19, 2021
1 stop (15h15m)
Iberia
Air Franceoutbound: Aug 2, 2021
1 stop (11h15m)
Air France
KLMreturn: Aug 11, 2021
direct (8h04m)
KLM
Icelandairoutbound: Oct 5, 2020
1 stop (10h30m)
Icelandair
Icelandairreturn: Oct 10, 2020
1 stop (11h)
Icelandair
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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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Hop on – free backy rides in Amsterdam

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All flight tickets to Amsterdam (Netherlands)

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KLMoutbound: Jan 4, 2021
direct (1h10m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Jan 25, 2021
direct (1h20m)
KLM
Air Canadaoutbound: Feb 11, 2021
1 stop (31h30m)
Air Canada
Lufthansareturn: Feb 18, 2021
direct (8h20m)
Lufthansa
Transaviaoutbound: Apr 16, 2021
direct (1h15m)
Transavia
Transaviareturn: Apr 18, 2021
direct (1h20m)
Transavia
Aer Lingusoutbound: Oct 17, 2020
direct (1h40m)
Aer Lingus
Aer Lingusreturn: Oct 20, 2020
direct (1h40m)
Aer Lingus
Air Franceoutbound: Oct 1, 2020
1 stop (17h55m)
Air France
KLMreturn: Oct 8, 2020
1 stop (7h55m)
KLM
Qatar Airwaysoutbound: Oct 21, 2020
1 stop (17h20m)
Qatar Airways
Qatar Airwaysreturn: Oct 28, 2020
1 stop (17h15m)
Qatar Airways
KLMoutbound: Nov 17, 2020
direct (5h05m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Nov 20, 2020
direct (4h25m)
KLM
KLMoutbound: Oct 16, 2020
direct (2h10m)
KLM
KLMreturn: Oct 18, 2020
direct (2h)
KLM
TAP Air Portugaloutbound: Feb 11, 2021
1 stop (11h15m)
TAP Air Portugal
TAP Air Portugalreturn: Feb 18, 2021
1 stop (14h40m)
TAP Air Portugal
easyJetoutbound: Mar 24, 2021
direct (1h45m)
easyJet
easyJetreturn: Mar 27, 2021
direct (1h30m)
easyJet
easyJetoutbound: Dec 11, 2020
direct (2h10m)
easyJet
easyJetreturn: Dec 13, 2020
direct (2h)
easyJet
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easyJetoutbound: Oct 22, 2020
direct (1h10m)
easyJet
easyJetreturn: Oct 26, 2020
direct (1h10m)
easyJet
Smartwingsoutbound: Dec 9, 2020
1 stop (4h50m)
Smartwings
Smartwingsreturn: Dec 10, 2020
1 stop (4h)
Smartwings
Aer Lingusoutbound: Oct 17, 2020
1 stop (11h35m)
Aer Lingus
Aer Lingusreturn: Oct 25, 2020
1 stop (9h25m)
Aer Lingus