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Getting

Around

Amsterdam is known for its excellent public transport system. However, by far the most enjoyable way to explore this vibrant city is on two wheels.

Arriving by Air

Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport is a major international transport hub for destinations around the globe. Schiphol is extremely well connected to Amsterdam city centre by train, bus and taxi. Car rental facilities are also available, although driving in Amsterdam is not recommended. For journey times between the airport and city centre, see the table opposite.

Schiphol Travel Taxi is a shared taxi service that can be booked online as either a private or, for a lower fare, shared taxi. A shared fare starts at around €24 for a single ...

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