Cheap flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam

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How to find the cheapest flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam (AMS)

All the information you need to plan the best 8CA to AMS flight in 2023: compare Vancouver to Amsterdam flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Amsterdam.



C$ 646 - C$ 977



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Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip fromC$ 866From Vancouver to Amsterdam Schiphol
One-way fromC$ 363One-way flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam Schiphol

How far in advance should I book a flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam?

To save on the cost of your flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam, book at least 41 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 46% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 1,194 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 1,738.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to Amsterdam?

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to Amsterdam from Vancouver. Prices for January average C$ 1,045 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 667. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a January flight can save you 25% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Amsterdam (YVR - AMS)?

When flying from Vancouver to Amsterdam, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam in February, March 2023

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What airports serve Vancouver to Amsterdam?

If you’re considering a flight to Amsterdam from Vancouver, your departure point will be Vancouver International Airport. It’s the second-busiest airport in Canada, serving both domestic and international flights. To get to the airport, you can take a taxi, which will cost you about C$ 40. Another option is the Canada Line train, which is generally quicker and much more affordable than a taxi. The trains leave the downtown/city center every 7min during the peak hours for a cost of C$ 4 or less. Other popular transportation means to the airport include ride service providers like Uber, limousine service, and rental car.

Which airlines fly directly from Vancouver to Amsterdam?

Currently there are over 30 direct flights to Amsterdam from Vancouver. The major airlines travelling the Vancouver-Amsterdam route include Delta, British Airways, and KLM. Other frequent airlines to consider are Icelandair, United Airlines, Air Canada, and Air Transat. If you want a direct airline without any stopovers to save you flight time, consider Delta, which flies non-stop from the Vancouver International Airport to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS). However, taking a flight with one stopover can still get you from Vancouver to Amsterdam within 15h 45min.

What are the layover options between Vancouver and Amsterdam?

If you’re flying to Amsterdam from Vancouver, you can choose from many potential layovers. Some of the common layover locations include Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, and Frankfurt am Main Airport. When travelling to Amsterdam with Air Canada, you will be able to make a layover at Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport and Frankfurt am Main Airport. By taking a layover, you’ll add two to five hours to your trip compared to a direct flight. However, one serious advantage of flights with layovers is that they’re cheaper and they offer the chance to visit new cities.

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

As a Canadian citizen, you are expected to possess a valid passport at the time of your travel to Amsterdam. However, those visiting the country for a period of 90 days or less do not need a visa. If you plan to stay in the Netherlands for more than 90 days, you should contact the local embassy to help you apply for the Schengen Visa. The European Union launched a program that enabled Dutch and Canadian citizens, as well as others who want to visit Europe, to get a traveling visa online. Known as ETIAS, these visas can be used for international travel within the Schengen boundaries. When travelling in groups, Canadian citizens must have a valid authorization, including Canadian passports, proof of sufficient funds to finance their stay, and documents validating their reason for travel.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Amsterdam from Vancouver?

Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam. You should not have trouble finding flights to Schiphol from Vancouver; the airport handles an average of 1 inbound flight from Vancouver per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 15 airlines have flights to the Amsterdam airport from Vancouver. It is only a 11.4 km journey from Schiphol (AMS) to Amsterdam’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Vancouver to Amsterdam Schiphol have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like KLM, WestJet, and Air Canada flying from Vancouver to Amsterdam Schiphol have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam for under C$ 800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam for under C$ 800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just C$ 780, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 840.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam for under C$ 1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam under C$ 1,000. A good price for a direct flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam is less than C$ 1,068.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Amsterdam for under C$ 900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam within the next 7 days for less than C$ 900.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Vancouver to Amsterdam round-trip?

Currently priced at C$ 780, Air Canada will fly you from Vancouver to Amsterdam and back. In addition to Air Canada, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Lufthansa and KLM - these airlines can fly you to your destination from C$ 825 and C$ 856, respectively. You may be able to fly from Vancouver to Amsterdam for 25% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Vancouver to Amsterdam one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for TAP AIR PORTUGAL. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 363. Users have also found prices from C$ 368 and C$ 568 on WestJet and Scandinavian Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Vancouver to Amsterdam?

When booking a flight from Vancouver to Amsterdam, you may want to consider flying on Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Vancouver to Amsterdam?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Vancouver to Amsterdam on time: KLM (73%), Air France (73%), Delta (73%).

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to Amsterdam?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 776. While the most popular route (Vancouver Intl - Amsterdam Schiphol) can be booked for C$ 841 on average our data indicates C$ 2,274 when flying from Vancouver to Amsterdam.

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Alternative routes for Vancouver to Amsterdam

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Victoria to Amsterdamfrom C$ 861 pp
Kelowna to Amsterdamfrom C$ 982 pp
Kamloops to Amsterdamfrom C$ 1,195 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from Vancouver to Amsterdam

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver to Amsterdam choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapestC$ 15AverageC$ 36FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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WestJetCheapestC$ 457AverageC$ 594FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapestC$ 752AverageC$ 987FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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IcelandairCheapestC$ 769AverageC$ 982FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapestC$ 793AverageC$ 1,045FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapestC$ 796AverageC$ 969FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapestC$ 815AverageC$ 1,118FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapestC$ 838AverageC$ 896FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Air FranceCheapestC$ 862AverageC$ 1,019FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapestC$ 865AverageC$ 1,063FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Vancouver to Amsterdam

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