Cheap Flights to Amsterdam

Search cheap flights toAmsterdam Airport today with Skyscanner, and book your ticket to a place where you can enjoy a fascinating travel experience. Located in the heart of the Netherlands, and known as the ‘Venice of the North,’ Amsterdam impresses visitors every year with its UNESCO World-Heritage canals and many historical monuments scattered about. Amsterdam's historical legacy can be found nearly anywhere in the city, such as in world-class museums like Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum. Amsterdam is famous for its cozy and scenic neighborhoods, and for its parks surrounded by peaceful canals that co-exist with the diverse and vibrant nightlife near de Wallen - the oldest part of the city.

Amsterdam Airport Schipol is the fourth largest airport in Europe and the main international airport in the Netherlands, serving nearly 50 million passengers each year. Fortunately, it’s easy for first-time travellers to navigate the airport, since all facilities and gates are in one main terminal. Amsterdam Airport Schipol sits just 14 km away from the city centre, by direct railway, hotel shuttle, public bus, or taxi. Both the train and the public bus take passengers to the city centre for around €5, while taxi normally costs €35-45.

Since the Netherlands is part of the Schengen Area, Canadian travellers do not need tourist visas if their stay is under 90 days. There is more good news for Canadian travellers! Language will hardly be a concern, as most the locals in Amsterdam speak English. May and June are the best times to visit Amsterdam, for anyone who wants to see the thousands of Tulips that bloom there. Like during these months, wintertime in Amsterdam tends to be mild and pleasant with temperatures above 0° Celsius. This allows one to enjoy outdoor ice-skating on the frozen canals, which will be an experience you can soak in if you're lucky to be there at the right time. For travellers looking for cheap flights to Amsterdam, the lowest prices are typically found from January to March.

Amsterdam offers many opportunities to bike around the city, as there are plenty of stations where you can rent bikes cheap. One of the most popular ways to see Amsterdam is to take a Canal Cruise and view incredible architecture from the 17th century, as well as the stunning bridges in the city. While you are in Amsterdam, be sure to see if there are any festivals and parades happening near the canal district. The most famous parades to take place in these areas include the King's Day parade in April and the Gay parades from July to August. Visitors heading south of Leidseplein, near Rijksmuseum, Vondelpark, can enjoy peaceful relaxation in a stunning setting.

Before you leave Amsterdam, think about taking a photo in front of the famous "I-amsterdam" sign, which is just outside the Rijksmuseum.

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Each year, more than 5 million people travel to Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands. The 800-year-old city is famous for its historical architecture, narrow houses, and vast system of canals. With so much to see and do, Amsterdam is the perfect place for a European city break. ------- Heather ... Amsterdam city guide

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