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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

  • PAX: 71,707,144
  • IATA: AMS
  • ICAO: EHAM

About The Airport

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol – Gateway to the Netherlands

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is the largest international airport in the Netherlands, and an important commercial, traveller and cargo gateway to and from Europe. Royal Schiphol Group is the operator of several Dutch airports, including Schiphol, Rotterdam The Hague and Lelystad Airports, and majority shareholders in Eindhoven Airport

Airport Facts

A total of 20.9 million passengers travelled from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol last year, a decrease of 71% compared to 2019. Eindhoven Airport saw passenger numbers drop to 2.1 million and Rotterdam The Hague Airport to 0.5 million, decreases of 69% and 77% respectively. 

These are the annual totals for 2020, which combine passenger numbers prior to and during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Market Facts

The airport is very centrally located. AMS is only 15 minutes by train from Amsterdam's city centre and can be reached by car within 1½ hour from all major Dutch cities. Over 2,200 international companies are situated in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area

Facts and Figures

  • List of Top 5 Airlines: KLM, easyJet, Transavia, Delta Air LInes, TUIfly
  • Number of Serving Airlines: 108
  • Number of Direct Destinations: 316
  • Number of Terminals: 1
  • Number of Runways: 5
  • Length of Main Runway (m): 3,800 metres
  • Passenger Numbers (mppa): 20.9 million passengers in 2020
  • Cargo Tonnes (p.a.): 1.4 milion tonnes cargo in 2020
  • Operational Opening Hours: 24/7
  • Aircraft Parking Stands: 225