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Airport taxi transfers to Amsterdam Train Station are available 24/7. Services include private hire by the hour, transfers from and to various events in and around Amsterdam, cruise port transfers, airport shuttle, Amsterdam sightseeing tours and excursions.
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Amsterdam Centraal Station is the main train station, featuring a Gothic and Renaissance style building and an iron roof platform spanning over 40 meters. Tourists visiting the capital arrive either by train, bus or by plane. The distance between Schiphol and the central train station is about 20 km, and the transportation modes available are train, taxi and private airport transfer. Buses from Schiphol do not run to the central train station but to Elandsgracht Bus Station or Leidseplein, further away.
The train from Schiphol Airport takes 18 minutes, and the cost is €4.60 or €5.60 if you buy a one-way disposable ticket. Taking a train from the airport is fast and easy. Moreover, a taxi transfer is more reliable and comfortable if you wish to avoid crowds and travel with luggage. Taxis in Amsterdam charge by the meter for this route, so you can expect a taxi fare of €45-€55. You can pre-book a private Amsterdam airport transfer with City Airport Taxis at a fixed rate of €35.
Schiphol to the central train station
€45 - €55
Taxis in Amsterdam are not allowed to stop along the streets. To use an airport taxi, you can call a local taxi company, hire a taxi from a designated stand or book one in advance. It is a more expensive travel option than the train and prices might vary due to the traffic and distance as they use the meter and additional charge for waiting time. However, if you travel with luggage and children, it is more convenient and comfortable to hire a taxi.
Airport taxis are waiting at taxi stands outside the terminal building. The drop-off is at a designated taxi stop behind the Centraal Station, to the Western Tunnel's left. If you prefer you can also order a taxi over the phone, however, during peak hours, you might need to wait for a while
Taxi cost from Schiphol to Centraal station can vary from €45 to €55, depending on the waiting time and traffic conditions. Sometimes additional charges may apply for public holidays.
There is a direct train link between Schiphol and the central train station. During the day, the NS trains depart every 15-20 minutes reaching the train station in 14-18 minutes. The travel time depends on whether the train is a fast intercity train or the slower SPR Sprinter. The night trains do not operate on a frequent schedule and are less frequent.
The train station is below the terminal building. By following the signs posted throughout the terminal, the station is easily reachable. You can choose to take the stairs, escalator or the lift to reach the platforms. Around 150 trains run each day, so if your flight is delayed, another train will depart in 10-15 minutes.
The one-way ticket cost from Amsterdam Airport to the train station is €4.60 for standard class. First-class tickets are higher and cost €7.40. Consider an additional surcharge of €1 for a disposable ticket if you do not have an OVS-chipcard. NS tickets machines are available in designated places throughout the building. Online train tickets are sold on the official NS website at the lowest price of €4.60, but they are only valid for the selected travel time.
The private airport transfer service is similar to a regular taxi but also different in many ways. It is cheaper, customisable and has to be pre-booked. The vehicles are unmarked, and a professional driver will monitor your flight and greet you in the Arrivals. The rates for private airport transfers are fixed and without additional charges due to traffic conditions.
The advantages of arranging a private Amsterdam airport transfer are numerous:
The cost for a one-way private transfer from Amsterdam Airport to Centraal Station starts from €35. The rates vary according to the vehicle type. Online payment is available by credit card through our secure system.
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