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Why BA car hire?

Book your car hire with British Airways - in partnership with Avis - and enjoy these great benefits:

  • Great rates and flexibility
  • Combine your flight with a car and save
  • Convenient and extensive choice of locations
  • Earn Avios on every rental
  • All mandatory charges included
  • 24 hour customer support
  • Free additional driver for Executive Club members
  • Join Avis Preferred at no extra charge and beat the queues with faster pick up

Car hire in Amsterdam

Hire a car for convenience and freedom to explore the Netherlands on Amsterdam holidays. Discover historic villages and vibrant cities beyond the capital, enjoying great rates and benefits when you choose British Airways car hire, in partnership with Avis.

Book our car hire to really get the most out of Amsterdam city breaks. Discover the old-world charm and picturesque beauty of Zaanse Schans and Marken. Explore the vibrant cities of Rotterdam and The Hague. Or drive to the magnificent Keukenhof Flower Gardens. Choose the vehicle to suit your needs and save money with our flight + car package deals.


Get more with British Airways

British Airways car hire, in partnership with Avis, includes all of the mandatory charges that you'll need to drive away your car in Amsterdam.

  • Unlimited mileage
  • 24–hour customer support and roadside assistance
  • Collect Avios on every rental
  • Free additional driver for Executive Club members worldwide

Great value Amsterdam car hire

See Amsterdam your way with one of our car hire deals.

Driving itineraries we recommend from Amsterdam

Discover the highlights of the Netherlands with these driving itineraries from Amsterdam

Zaanse Schans.

Feel as though you’ve travelled back to 17th century Holland at the quaint village of Zaanse Schans, 21km from Amsterdam. Drive past beautiful dykes lined with working windmills then step inside to see the mills in action. Watch clogs being made at the Wooden Shoe Workshop and sample delicious freshly-made produce at De Catherinahoeve cheese farm. Visit Zaanse Museum to learn more about the village’s fascinating industrial history.

Rotterdam and The Hague.

Use your Amsterdam car hire to drive to Aalsmeer and see the millions of colourful blooms awaiting sale at the world’s largest flower auction. Then take in the stunning architecture, go on a shopping spree or experience the hip nightlife of Rotterdam. Visit the famous Delft Blue earthernware factory en route to cosmopolitan coastal city The Hague. Spend a summer’s day wandering around the lively seaside resort of Scheveningen, and don’t miss the incredible Madurodam miniature park.

Marken and Volendum.

Explore north Holland with your Amsterdam car hire. Visit the picturesque peninsula of Marken, once an island with its own distinctive culture. Take in its stilt-mounted wooden houses and get an insight into early 20th century life at the Marken Museum. Admire the towering Paard van Marken lighthouse and see clogs being made at the Klompenmakerij Marken. Equally charming and worthy of a visit is the fishing village of Volendam, with its historic buildings, bustling harbour and fascinating museum.

Keukenhof Flower Gardens.

Holland is synonymous with floral beauty and there is nowhere with more of this in abundance than Keukenhof Flower Gardens. Situated just outside Amsterdam, these world-renowned gardens are a captivating vision of colour over 32 hectares. Breathe in the heady fragrances from millions of blooms arranged into spectacular displays. Watch demonstrations on the art of flower arranging and pick up expert horticultural tips. Please note that the Gardens are only open during the spring months of March to May.

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