Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Although the history of Schiphol goes further back, KLM launched its first scheduled flight to London in the 1920s. Number of passengers that year: 440! Old times, because nowadays more than 68 million passengers go through passport control every year. And that's without counting all the day-trippers who come shopping at Schiphol Plaza.
More than just flying
Schiphol Plaza has a lot of shops that are open every day, you can dine at several restaurants and cafés and children can enjoy themselves in the Kids Forest, with real tree houses. At Schiphol there is also a genuine division of the Rijksmuseum.
Find out more about all of the facilities at Schiphol Airport
To the airport by train
Of course, at Schiphol Airport everything revolves around airplanes, but to get there, the train is still the best mode of transportation! From all over the Netherlands, the NS provides regular services, so that you can quickly and easily reach the airport.