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Book flights to Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands and is famously known for its canals. Nicknamed "The Venice of the North", the city has over 100 canals winding their way through the city centre. These canals were originally built to control flooding and for transportation. Today, they are a popular tourist attraction and a great way to see the city by boat. The city is located on the coast of the IJsselmeer, a large lake, and is connected to the North Sea by a short canal. This location, along with the Netherlands' generally flat geography, has meant that much of Amsterdam is below sea level.

Take your first step towards Amsterdam and book your flights today with Alternative Airlines. Booking flights to Amsterdam at Alternative Airlines is easy and straightforward. With access to routes from over 600 airlines, you're sure to find the perfect flight to Amsterdam for you, no matter when you plan to fly or where you wish to depart from.

Airports near Amsterdam

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Amsterdam, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Amsterdam becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

This is the main international airport in Amsterdam and is located just 9 kilometres southwest of the city centre. It is easily accessible by car and offers a wide range of international flights.

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Rotterdam The Hague Airport

Situated approximately 60 kilometres south of Amsterdam, this regional airport serves as a convenient alternative for travellers. While it is not as large as Schiphol, it offers several commercial passenger flights to various European destinations.

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Eindhoven Airport

Located around 120 kilometres southeast of Amsterdam, Eindhoven Airport is another regional airport that can be reached by car. It offers a good selection of low-cost carriers and serves as a gateway to the southern part of the Netherlands.

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Brussels Airport

Although not within driving distance, Brussels Airport is a major international hub located approximately 200 kilometres south of Amsterdam. If you cannot find a suitable flight to Amsterdam, connecting flights to Brussels and then taking a train or another mode of transportation to Amsterdam is a viable option.

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Buy your flights to Amsterdam and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Amsterdam offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Amsterdam has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

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Rijksmuseum

Step back in time at the Netherlands' National Museum. Explore over 80 galleries showcasing Dutch art and history, from the Golden Age masterpieces of Rembrandt and Vermeer to fascinating artefacts spanning centuries.

Anne Frank House

Gain a poignant perspective on World War II history at this moving museum. The house where Anne Frank and her family hid during the Nazi occupation offers a powerful glimpse into their lives and the enduring strength of the human spirit.

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Van Gogh Museum

Explore the intriguing world of Vincent van Gogh. This world-famous museum houses the largest collection of his works, including iconic pieces like "Sunflowers" and "The Starry Night."