Flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam
Flight information Tel Aviv to Amsterdam
Cheapest roundtrip price last month
Flights per week
Average flight time, total distance 3307 kilometers
Most popular airline last month
EL AL Israel Airlines
All you need to know about flights from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (TLV to AMS)
• Which airlines fly from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam?
Four airlines operate non-stop flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam: easyJet, EL AL, KLM, and Transavia. EL AL is the only Israeli airline which has a full service in Hebrew on this route. All of these four airlines are flying from Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv to Schiphol near Amsterdam. Arkia offers seasonal and charter flights on this route.
•What is the lowest price for flights to Amsterdam from Tel Aviv?
The lowest price that we have found in the past month for a flight to Amsterdam was $119 (₪433).
•What is the average time of a flight to Amsterdam?
The duration of direct flights to Amsterdam from Tel Aviv is 4 hours and 55 minutes on average.
•When is the best time to book a flight to Amsterdam?
The best time to book a flight to Amsterdam is 12 weeks before you plan to fly. You can save around 8% on the average flight price. The cheapest month to find cheap flights Tel Aviv to Amsterdam is January when flights are 28% cheaper than the average, followed by February with tickets cheaper by 24%.
Terminal Information - Departing
Most flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam depart from the main terminal at Ben Gurion Airport TLV, also known as Terminal 3. In the main terminal, you will find a large variety of duty-free stores, where you can buy gadgets, alcoholic beverages, clothing and shoes, candy and much more. Electronics up to $200 are tax-free. You can buy anything and leave it at the airport, and it will wait for you when you come back to Israel. You can relax in any of the 13 restaurants and cafes and enjoy free Wi-Fi for the whole duration of your stay at the airport.
If your flight departs from Terminal 1, you will be transferred to Terminal 3 after you drop off your luggage and go through security. You should arrive at the airport three hours before your scheduled flight. If you have a premium credit card, you can sit at one of the two Dan Lounges, and if you are an Elite member of EL AL, you can pass the time at King David lounge.
Terminal Information - Arriving
Schiphol Airport AMS has one terminal, so it’s not too complicated to understand where you are after flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam. The most comfortable way to get to the city center is by train which takes 15-20 minutes. A single ticket costs €5.40 (₪23.30). Do not buy a return unless you are coming back on the same day. At the airport, you can buy travel cards for 1-3 days which includes the fares from and to the airport. If you are caught without a valid ticket, there is a €35 fine.
You can take the Amsterdam Airport Express 397 (used to be 197) bus which costs €6 (₪25.80) and takes about 40 minutes. If you have much luggage, consider taking the Connexxion’s Schiphol Hotel Shuttle directly to your hotel. The service costs €17 or €27 (up to ₪120) when you buy a return ticket. There are several car rental companies, compare prices on Skyscanner Car Rental.
Things you should know
All passengers are required to travel with a valid passport for at least 90 days after you plan to depart from the Netherlands, so it’s recommended to book flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam after you make sure that all your documents are valid. There are separate lines for EU citizens and non-EU. If you enter the country with your Israeli passport, the border control officer will check that you didn’t stay in the Schengen area more than the maximum time allowed, meaning - no more than a total of 90 days in half a year.
Useful Information about Amsterdam
Amsterdam, in Hebrew - אמסטרדם, is a small city, but don’t let its size to confuse you, as this stunning city has plenty of must-see attractions. Top your must-see list with Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum, Vondelpark, Dam Square, Jordaan, and Red Light District. The relatively newly opened Film museum is also worth visiting with its lovely cafe overlooking the water. If you are lucky to have a sunny day - Amsterdam Zoo is an enjoyable activity.
Visiting in springtime? Enjoy the tulip season and visit Bloemenmarkt, Tulip Museum, Botanical Gardens, and Aalsmeer flower auction where you can enjoy these beautiful flowers. If you have found cheap flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam in September, you can visit the Amsterdam Fringe Festival and the funky Jordaan Festival.
Considering the cost of living in Israel, your trip to Amsterdam would be mostly cheaper than what you are used to spending in Israel. A meal for two in a restaurant costs 9% more in Amsterdam, but fast food restaurants are more than 30% cheaper than Israel. Beers are around 40% cheaper and shopping for clothes and shoes will be up to 25% cheaper. One way ticket for public transportation is double compared to Israel; taxis will cost you more than 114% more. However, why not trying to live like a local? Rent a bike even if it rains, the locals don’t care - they bike anyway, and that’s a great way to explore the city and find a local coffee house.
How to find cheap flights to Amsterdam
The average price for flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam is $270 (₪983). However, on some dates you can find very cheap flights to Amsterdam for less than $160 (₪582) round-trip, just remember that prices change regularly, sometimes even more than once a day. Search “whole month” to find the cheapest flights from Tel Aviv to Amsterdam. Another expert tip is to sign up for Price Alert. We’ll notify you by email when the prices change. Read here more tips on how to book cheap TLV to AMS flights. Looking for cheap hotels? We have that too - compare prices on Skyscanner Hotels. Looking to save with a last-minute flight to Amsterdam? Learn how to find last minute deals to get to Amsterdam on a budget.
This information is correct as of October 2018
Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.