Amsterdam Airport Guide

By: Ross Marchant

If you are planning a trip to Amsterdam then it is a good idea to get your self a bit educated on the area. That is where an Amsterdam Airport Guide would come in handy. With a simple guise you will be able to tell where you are and what you can do to get around the area. A good Airport Guide will give you such details as the location, directions to the nearby cities as well as some basic facts of the area.

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is the official name of the airport here. It is located in the Netherlands at 1118 G Schiphol. They can be contacted by phone at (020) 794-0800 or 0900-0141. You can naviagate directly to their webpage at www.schiphol.nl . This airport only has one terminal and is located approximately 15km or 9 miles southwest of the city of Amsterdam.

This area is on GMT +1.

The Airport offers two short-term parking areas that are both connected to the terminal. This makes for easy access to all who are using the airport. These car parks are recommended for short stays such as 48 hours. There is long term parking also available for longer stays if needed. You may need to check and see if reservations are required.

You will find that there are car hire or rental services that are available at and near the airport so you will have plenty of choices when it comes to getting a car to use while visiting Amsterdam. There is also the tried and true public transportation such as the railway stations, public buses are available should you need to use them. There are plenty of help desks around that you can go to with any questions that you may have. The locals are happy to help you and point you in the right direction should you need their guidance.

You will find plenty of restaurants, cafes and bars located throughout the airport so you do not have to worry about being hungry when you get off of your flight. You can also relax in one of the many airport lounges to pass the time if you have an extended wait yet are unable to leave the airport. There will be a 55 unit hotel accommodation facility that will be available sometime in 2008Article Submission, which will make it very convenient to stay right at the airport.

Europe Destinations
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 

» More on Europe Destinations
 



Share this article :
Click to see more related articles