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Book great value flights to Amsterdam

Great value flights to Amsterdam with British Airways

Fly direct from London to Amsterdam in style with British Airways and enjoy the iconic sights and lively nightlife of the Netherlands’ capital.

Discover Amsterdam’s museums, art galleries and bars against the backdrop of its scenic canals and beautiful architecture. The Museum Quarter is home to the Rijksmuseum where you can admire spectacular paintings including Rembrandt’s Night Watch. After a picnic lunch in the Vondelpark, hop on the canal bus to Anne Frank House, admire the impressive Amsterdam Arena stadium or catch a show at the Heineken Music Hall before diving into one of the Canal Ring’s lively night spots in the evening.

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Young adults

Flying to Amsterdam with British Airways

With multiple flights leaving from London Heathrow (LHR), Gatwick (LGW) and City (LCY) airports every day and a flight time of just 1 hour 15 minutes, it has never been easier to reach the vibrant heart of Holland.

Find our cheapest flights to Amsterdam by booking a hand baggage only fare. These still include our award-winning service, complimentary on-board drinks and snacks and two pieces of hand baggage allowance including a cabin and personal bag. Designed to give you the freedom to explore Amsterdam's world class exhibitions and galleries, nightlife and dining. However you spend your time, you'll arrive ready for anything when you travel with BA.

Arriving in Amsterdam

Once you arrive at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, the city centre is easily reachable in 15-20 minutes on one of the regular trains, available from directly underneath the terminal building. A slower but cheaper option is the airport bus, leaving every 30 minutes and travelling to popular points across the city. Taxis and car hire outlets are also available in the arrivals concourse.

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