Cheap flights to Amsterdam

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21 May — 28 May1
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Flights to Amsterdam in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 3% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average priceC$ 742Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip fromC$ 568From Toronto to Amsterdam Schiphol
One-way fromC$ 325One-way flight from Toronto to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)

Cheap flights to Amsterdam in May, June 2022

The best prices found for AMS flights for May, June
9 Jun. - 14 Jun.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

9h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

31h 40m
C$ 569

Icelandair

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Deal found 13/5/22

9 Jun. - 16 Jun.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

9h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

11h 00m
C$ 586

Icelandair

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Deal found 15/5/22

31 May - 7 Jun.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

9h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

31h 40m
C$ 587

Icelandair

View Deal

Deal found 13/5/22

Amsterdam 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Amsterdam found for this year
9 Jun. - 14 Jun.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

9h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

31h 40m
C$ 569

Icelandair

View Deal

Deal found 13/5/22

29 Sep. - 24 Oct.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

10h 05m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

10h 55m
C$ 576

Icelandair

View Deal

Deal found 15/5/22

9 Jun. - 16 Jun.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

1 stop

9h 55m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

11h 00m
C$ 586

Icelandair

View Deal

Deal found 15/5/22

Last minute flights to Amsterdam

Late deals on round-trip flights to Amsterdam, departing today and this week
25 May - 31 May
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

7h 25m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

Nonstop

8h 05m
C$ 658

Air Transat

View Deal

Deal found 14/5/22

25 May - 31 May
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

7h 25m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

Nonstop

8h 05m
C$ 661

Air Transat

View Deal

Deal found 15/5/22

25 May - 31 May
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

Nonstop

7h 25m
AMS

Amsterdam Schiphol

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

Nonstop

8h 05m
C$ 663

Air Transat

View Deal

Deal found 13/5/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Amsterdam?

The cheapest ticket to Amsterdam found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

C$ 809

February

C$ 811

March

C$ 836

April

C$ 867

May

C$ 865

June

C$ 884

July

C$ 1,000

August

C$ 962

September

C$ 857

October

C$ 876

November

C$ 849

December

C$ 1,047

At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Amsterdam is currently January; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Amsterdam?

Average Amsterdam flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

YTO - AMS

Price

C$ 809 - C$ 1,351

AMS

Temperature

2 - 16 °C

AMS

Rainfall

30 - 100 mm

When is the best time to book a flight to Amsterdam?

The best time to book flights to Amsterdam is 43 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Amsterdam?

At the moment, Monday is the most economical day to take a flight to Amsterdam. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Amsterdam?

Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Amsterdam. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.

When to fly to Amsterdam

Peak Season

Amsterdam sees its peak tourist season in the spring and summer. The daffodils and tulips break through the winter weather and welcome spring. Summer sees endless tourists and travellers drinking and dining in the open air cafes along the canal. Flights to Amsterdam and hotels book up fast during the peak season so it’s wise to plan ahead.

Off Season

From mid-October to mid-March, the weather is pretty unpredictable in Amsterdam. The one constant is the rain, so if you’re flying to Amsterdam during the fall make sure to pack plenty of rain gear. Cheap flights to Amsterdam are usually found during the winter months when the weather is extremely cold.

Overview

Book a flight to Amsterdam and join the Dutch in a brew at one of Amsterdam’s outdoor cafes on the canal. Known to many as one of the world’s best hangouts, Amsterdam boasts something for every traveller. The city is an idyllic blend of old and new – 17th-century buildings coexist with 20-something students and generation-Y tourists. Millions of travellers book trips to Amsterdam every year to take part in the well-known parties throughout city. But after romp through the Red Light District take a tour through some of Amsterdam’s historic sites.

Home to Ann Frank, gable houses and Golden Age canals, Amsterdam is steeped in history and culture. Amsterdam is the fourth most travelled-to city in Europe making it highly populated year-round. Students book airline tickets to Amsterdam to roll their own in the smoking coffee houses while businessmen woo clients after a monumental board meeting. Travel to Amsterdam during the spring and you’ll witness the tulips blooming among the canals; summers are packed full of people enjoying the outdoor environment and winter, while cold, can be the best time to book cheap flights to Amsterdam.

Get plenty of rest on your trip to Amsterdam – whether you’re heading to the Dutch city for business or pleasure, there’s much to do and see in Amsterdam.

How long is the flight to Amsterdam?

Flights from Toronto, Canada, to Amsterdam can take just over seven hours if it’s a direct flight. This travel time can increase up to 16 or more hours with one or two stops along the way. A flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam can take around 14 hours, while a direct flight from Montreal ranges from 6h-8h.

Where can you get direct flights to Amsterdam from?

You can find direct flights to Amsterdam, Netherlands, from large Canadian cities like Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. There are also direct flights to Amsterdam from Calgary, as well as Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Many of the direct flights to Amsterdam are aboard KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

How do you get from Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, to the city centre?

There are three main options for traveling from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam’s city centre, including taxi, buses, and trains. Each of these options will get you to the city centre in about 20 minutes. Amsterdam is a smaller yet compact city that offers plenty of activities, sights, and experiences. You can also travel through Amsterdam on foot in just a few hours, so walking or using a bicycle is feasible. Since Amsterdam is very bike-friendly, there are plenty of bike lanes and bike racks throughout the city. Additionally, you can purchase the Amsterdam Airport Express pass to ride a bus from the airport to the main part of the city, and this includes a ride back to the airport at the end of your stay. Public transportation is not only popular in Amsterdam, Netherlands, but is also simple, as many of the transportation passes you can purchase work harmoniously with the tram, train, ferry, and metro, as well as busses.

What are some things to do in Amsterdam?

Amsterdam uniquely blends old-world charm with contemporary amenities and innovations. The city is host to numerous holiday parties and celebrations throughout the year. The tourist crowds are young and ready to have fun. A visit to Ann Frank’s home or the Golden Age canals is sure to be memorable, while the gable houses and 17th-century architecture make great backdrops for photos.

As the fourth-most visited city in Europe, it’s a popular destination all year long. Springtime brings beautiful tulip blooms along the canal, while summer is the ideal time for enjoying food and drink in the open-air cafes. Even during winter, when the weather is too cold for outdoor activities, people still flock to Amsterdam for other exciting and unforgettable food, festivals, and scenery. It’s a prime location for vacations, anniversary trips, honeymoons, or just relaxing getaways. It’s also a great spot for business trips and traveling with friends.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Amsterdam?

Flights to Amsterdam require a passport that is valid at least six months past the planned date of departure. However, visas are not required for stays under 90 days.

Amsterdam climate

Amsterdam’s weather varies based on the time of year. Spring welcomes blooming tulips and fields of flowers, but rain showers are likely. The summer months see extreme heat and humidity, but it’s also when Amsterdam is packed with tourists and there’s always something happening in the city or along one of the famous canals. The weather turns cold in the winter, but this is the best time to book cheap flights to Amsterdam.

Getting around Amsterdam

It’s easy to walk around Amsterdam in just a few hours. You need to keep an eye out though – cars have the right of way and bikes, trams and buses crisscross the city. Rent a bike to speed up your pace without turning the city into a blur. Amsterdam is a very bike-friendly city. Bike lanes and bike racks are plentiful. Make sure the light on your bike is working; you can be fined for riding without a light after dark. To travel beyond the city, it’s easy to take the train or bus. It’s cheaper to rent your car in the city. The Netherlands highway system is very good.

What is good to know if travelling to Amsterdam?

  • Vereniging voor Vreemdelingenverkeer (Association for Foreigner Travel), abbreviated to VVV (pronounced fay-fay-fay), is nationwide. VVV Amsterdam provides information, has brochures and maps, makes reservations for hotels and tours, and sells reduced-rate passes for attractions.
  • You can buy an all-day pass for the Canal Bus, which takes you to Amsterdam’s major attractions and provides historical commentary along the way. If you have less time or want to spend a day going only to museums, the Museumboot (Museum Boat) takes you to most museums, and the ticket includes half-price entry.
  • Museumplein and Vondelpark are the area where you will find the three major museums—the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, and the Stedelijk Museum —as well as the Concertgebouw concert hall, a variety of restaurants, Amsterdam’s most elegant shopping area, and its best-known park. There are also small hotels that are a much better bargain than those along the canals and in the center of the city.
  • The Anne Frankhuis, the building where the Franks and two other families hid from the Nazis for two years, is just as they left it, and remarkably like the descriptions in Anne’s diary. The adjacent building contains exhibits about the occupants of the hiding place, including the original diary.
  • If you walk along the canals after dark, you will see Amsterdam at one of its loveliest times. Subtle lighting bathes many of the 17th century houses, and bridges are festooned with lights.
  • The Jordaan is an up-and-coming area of Amsterdam that still houses artists and students but is home to an increasing number of trendy restaurants and boutiques.
  • The tour of the Heineken brewery gives you a good view of beer-making, and the entry fee entitles you to some of the product.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Amsterdam?

Most people fly into Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) if they book a flight to Amsterdam. Schiphol is conveniently located just 11.4 km from Amsterdam’s city centre. There are 10 flights from Toronto to Schiphol per day from 16 different airlines.

How popular are flights to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) this year?

Flights to Amsterdam have seen a 44% increase in demand compared to the previous year.

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