Schiphol Experience with bus

Schiphol Experience with bus

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Important info

  • Departure times:
    (October 30th – March 22nd):
    Wed-Sun: 11.00, 13.00 and 14.30 h.
    Summer (March 23rd – October 29th):
    Tue-Sun: 11.00, 13.00 and 14.30 h.
  • Duration
    1 hour
  • Child age:
    0 - 12 years: child ticket
    Children under 16 need to be accompanied by an adult
  • Location: 
    Planes@Plaza shop, Schiphol Airport. Next to the Albert Heijn supermarket, it looks like a cockpit.
  • FAQ
    For the Schiphol Experience FAQ click here
  • Prices 2019
    Adult: € 16
    Child: € 8
  • This is a ticket for a specific date and time ('time slotted ticket') and is not refundable without costs. For questions please contact

Please note:

  • If you're 14 years or older you need to bring your passport or ID-card to join the tour
  • The date of birth must match per person, otherwise you will be refused
  • The Schiphol Experience tour is in Dutch

Schiphol Experience

Let us take you behind the scenes of the biggest airport of the Netherlands. The Schiphol Experience is a bus tour that shows you all the secrets of the airport. How does the fire department operate? What does a hangar look like from up close? What happens when it snows? All these questions will be answered during the Schiphol Experience. You’ll also get a look back into history, with a guide on the bus telling you all about the beginnings and the first ever flight that took off at the airport. You will also learn about the biggest mystery of all: where does that unpronounceable name ‘Schiphol’ come from?

Discover Amsterdam Airport

Millions of people visit Amsterdam Airport every year. They don’t only come to fly. Some come to work, watch the planes, relax or shop. A lot of work and planning is necessary to make everything run smoothly. This entire operation will be shown to you during the tour (please note, the tour is in Dutch). In addition, you can see video’s and photos on the screen in the bus so that you won’t miss a thing. Learn what it takes to get a large plane into the sky and how Amsterdam airport can guarantee safety during the Schiphol Experience.

Claim your spot on the bus

Learn all about the terminal, the runway system, the flight paths, track maintenance and the bird watch. Nothing will be left to the imagination. The tour takes about an hour and will start and end at Schiphol Plaza. Experience Schiphol Airport from up close! Book your tickets now to make sure you don’t miss out on this experience.