Cheap Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam
Flight information London Heathrow to Amsterdam
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Average flight time, total distance 229 miles
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Fly From London to Amsterdam
Travel to Amsterdam, capital of the Netherlands, for an adventure in a historic port and center of European culture. The distinctive character and beautiful architecture of this city has charmed visitors since time immemorial. Both British Airways and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines offer nonstop flights from London’s Heathrow to Amsterdam Airport, and flight times tend to be quick due to the proximity of London to Amsterdam.
Facilities at London and Amsterdam
Heathrow Airport has four terminals extant; a fifth terminal, Terminal 1, is currently closed. Flights to Amsterdam depart from terminals 4 and 5. This airport offers much in the way of food and libations to ensure your comfort as you wait to board your flight.
Amsterdam Airport has a single terminal that encompasses three halls. Halls 1 and 2 contain two concourses, or piers, each while Hall 3 contains four. Like the city of Amsterdam itself, there are many retail options and cafes for a weary traveler to refresh themselves and stock up on supplies.
Travel from Amsterdam Airport
Entering the city of Amsterdam is a breeze with the reliable and quick public transportation options available. Take a train for a quick ride to downtown taking as little as 15 minutes, or try the bus for a direct route to your hotel.
Taxis are the most expensive option, costing up to $50 to reach downtown depending on traffic. Renting a car is a great alternative; be sure to reference our car rental search to find the best deals on transportation for your trip.
Hints and Tips for Amsterdam
Amsterdam is surrounded on three sides by the sea, which tends to moderate local seasonal temperatures. Though warm summers and chilly winters are the norm, the heat and cold only rarely reaches the extremes that are common further inland.
Visitors from around the world flock to Amsterdam for its many public festivals features sights that delight and astound. Koningsdag, or King’s Day, is a popular orange-tinged celebration of the King of the Netherland’s birthday with emphasis placed on a signature open air market in which residents sell their used goods. There are other markets daily and weekly throughout the year; that plus the high-end retailers scattered throughout the city make Amsterdam a shopper’s paradise.
The Netherlands was the home of the Northern Renaissance and accordingly the museums here are the best place to catch a glimpse of stunning masterpieces painted by the old Flemish maestros. If you’re in the mood to mingle with a diverse crowd, there are plenty of cafes and dance halls that cater to the extraverted. Take a romantic canal boat tour for picturesque views of the city’s distinctive architecture.
Expect to pay $15 per person when eating out. A nice dinner for two can cost $60 or more. Accommodations range from expensive to budget in Amsterdam; use our hotel search to find the right room for your trip.
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