Additional information about the options and available aids during your holiday in Holland.
Frequently Asked Questions
A taxi stand is located near the Schiphol Plaza exit. Please be careful and only take a taxi at the official taxi stand. Do not step into taxis that are offered to you otherwise. Read more about taxis in the Netherlands.
The airport is located close to Amsterdam. Depending on where you need to be, a taxi or bus will bring you to the city in 20-30 minutes. A great alternative is going by train. They depart regularly, bringing you to Amsterdam Central Station in 15 minutes. You can easily buy an Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket online.
More and more cities in Holland are introducing a so-called environmental zone from which specific vehicles are banned because they cause too much air pollution. At present there are different rules for the environmental zones in individual cities. The environmental zone may apply to diesel engines over 15 or 20 years old. There are no limitations for petrol cars.
You can buy a regional public transport card at the station or a tobacco shop. You can buy a Holland Travel Ticket or Amsterdam Region Ticket online in advance.