A warm welcome or a fond farewell: Pick-up and drop-off
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P1 Parking Pick-up and Drop-off, ideal for a warm welcome or a fond farewell.
Meet up at the meeting point in Schiphol Plaza.
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Schiphol is easy to reach by train, bus, taxi and car.
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Fancy a drink, a snack or a meal? At Schiphol Plaza, the choice is yours!
Where can I drop someone off quickly?
You can quickly drop off departing passengers at the Kiss & Ride zone in front of the Departures hall. To stop your car briefly, follow the signs for Departures. Do you want to take more time to say goodbye? In that case, park at P1 Parking Pick-up and Drop-off. From here, you can walk to the Departures hall in three to five minutes, but you can also stop for a coffee or a snack on the way.
When should I arrive at Schiphol if I am dropping someone off?
When should I arrive at Schiphol if I am picking someone up?
You can decide for yourself: if you want to welcome someone in the Arrivals hall, make sure you are there shortly after the plane has landed. Or, agree to meet up after the arrival time at the meeting point or at one of the cafés on Schiphol Plaza. View the flight arrival times or use the free Schiphol app to make your plans.
If you want to have all the time you need to pick someone up, use P1 Parking Pick-Up and Drop-Off. You are assured of a parking spot and the Arrivals hall is just a 3 to 5 minutes’ walk away.
What is the best place to park when dropping off or picking up someone?
You can quickly drop-off or pick-up passengers at the Kiss & Ride zone in front of the Departures hall. If you want to say goodbye to friends and family or welcome a business relation, P1 Parking Pick-up and Drop-off is your best option. You are assured of a parking spot, you can reach the terminal in 3 to 5 minutes and you have plenty of time to enjoy a cup of coffee or a drink before you hit the road again.
Can I arrange for a taxi to drop me off or pick me up?
You certainly can! A taxi can drop you off right outside the departure halls or pick you up outside the arrival halls. The driver will also help you with your baggage. Read more about travelling to and from Schiphol by taxi.