A tram passes by the Stedelijk Museum - ©UCityGuides.com
You'll be arriving at Schiphol, one of the biggest airports in the world. Take the inexpensive train to the city's central station, which departs every 15 minutes, and you'll be in the center of the city in about 20. If you prefer a taxi, it's much more expensive, and takes between 20 and 45 minutes to the center.
Other options include pre-booked transfer services:
Transfers from the Airport
If you don't wish to rely on public transportation and prefer the convenience of a transfer, here are your options:
-Shared Arrival Transfer
-Shared Departure Transfer
-Private Arrival Transfer
-Private Departure Transfer
Getting Around Amsterdam
Once in the center, Amsterdam is made for walkers. It's a relatively small city, and you can reach most sights on foot. If you ever need public transportation, hop on one of the trams. Better yet, do as the locals and use a bike to get around.
To go elsewhere in the Netherlands by car, check the cheapest rental rates: