Amsterdam Airport Information
Once you arrive at Amsterdam Airport you will find that there are car hire services available and that travelers have plenty of choices when it comes to getting a car to use as they visit Amsterdam. There are seven car rental companies within and outside Amsterdam Airport.
The car rental facilities available at the airport have pocket-friendly rates with the leading rental companies such as Avis, Hertz, Budget, Europcar, Sixt, Alamo, National and Thrifty making sure that travelers get the best value possible for a Amsterdam car rental. Most car hire companies quote 25Euros or more a day and they offer a full comprehensive and liability insurance, full breakdown assistance, and waivers on auto theft and collision.
A car rental is recommended for a traveler who also wants to explore countryside in addition to driving within the confines of Amsterdam City. The city center is made up of narrow twisting streets that can make it difficult for locals to drive through let alone foreigners. This is evident by the fact that the locals prefer public transportation to driving in the city. Nonetheless, once you are outside Amsterdam, the Netherlands has exceptional series of highways that make driving to cities like Rotterdam,
The Hague and Groningen quite a pleasurable experience. The highway system also provides a convenient route of transportation to international destinations like Brussels, Dusseldorf and Luxembourg.
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Amsterdam Airport info
Tel: +31 020 794 0800
Fax: +31020 604 1475
IATA airport code: AMS
ICAO airport code: EHAM
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport Post office box 7501 1118 ZG Schiphol
Car hire at Amsterdam airport
Sixt Car Hire
Avis Car Hire
Hertz Car Hire
Europcar Car Hire
For one to rent a car from one of the car hire companies found at the airport the individual must be 19 years of age or older, and must be in possession of a driverís license with driving experience of at least a year. Travelers should have in mind that a young drivers surcharge is added to the rental costs for drivers under the age of 25. It is also important to know that a driverís license from a foreign country is only valid for six months in Amsterdam. From then on your driverís license must be exchanged for the official Netherlands driving license.