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Flights from New York (JFK / EWR) to Amsterdam (AMS)

For the best deals and an unforgettable flying experience, book tickets from New York to Amsterdam with Icelandair today. Depart from NYC at either JFK or Newark (EWR) airport and arrive in Amsterdam to explore one of Europe's coolest cities.

Want to get out of town with a flight from JFK to Amsterdam AMS, or EWR to Amsterdam AMS? Say goodbye to The Big Apple and say hello to the Venice of the North with cheap plane tickets to Amsterdam, Netherlands! 

Whether you're into history, art, music or shopping, Amsterdam will not disappoint. The Dutch Golden Age of the 17th century lives on in the architecture and organization of the city's central area, with its signature tall, narrow houses and wide canals. The Rijksmuseum is one of the city's central cultural attractions and contains a unique collection of Dutch art and historical artifacts. The 19th-century museum building is an attraction in and of itself, and breezy parks and shopping areas are within walking distance.

Take a sunset cruise through the city's labyrinth of canals, visit the Albert Cuyp street market, listen to a concert at Bimhuis, down by the old central harbour of this former maritime empire. Amsterdam has a special charm, its unique history makes it a cultural city like no other. Check out Icelandair's cheap plane tickets to Schiphol AMS from New York and plan your vacation now!

Before visiting Amsterdam's delights, stopover and gaze at the Northern Lights

Make your trip to Amsterdam even more special with an experience you'll never forget by adding a stopover in Iceland.

If you're flying from New York to Amsterdam you can stopover in Iceland from anywhere between 1 to 7 days, at no additional airfare.

By visiting Iceland for longer, you'll have the opportunity to see our many natural wonders. From the phenomenon of the Northern Lights to the tranquil geothermal springs at the Blue Lagoon, Iceland is your trip of a lifetime waiting to happen.

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New York to Amsterdam FAQs

Everything you need to know about travelling from New York to Amsterdam

Which airports in New York does Icelandair fly to Amsterdam from?

You can fly regularly from John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) and Newark airport (NWR) with Icelandair to Amsterdam (AMS).

How frequent are the flights from New York to Amsterdam?

There are daily flights out of New York JFK and Newark EWR to Amsterdam (AMS).

How far is Amsterdam airport (AMS) from Amsterdam city center?

Amsterdam airport is approximately 14 miles from the center of Amsterdam. You can take the bus, train, taxi or the Schiphol Hotel Shuttle into Amsterdam's city center from the airport.

How long is the flight from New York to Amsterdam?

The total flight time including a stopover with Icelandair is 10hrs 20minutes from both JFK and EWR to Amsterdam (AMS).

Which departure terminal do I need to go to?

Icelandair flights depart from terminal 7 at JFK airport and terminal B from Newark (EWR) airport.

Do US citizens need a visa to visit Amsterdam?

U.S. citizens may enter the Netherlands for up to 90 days for tourist or business purposes without a visa. Your passport should be valid for at least three months beyond the period of stay.

Source: travel.state.gov

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