By car from Schiphol: Rent a car
From the moment you touch down in the Netherlands to the moment you leave, there’s nothing more convenient than a rental car. You’ll be pleased to know that the country is very easy to explore by car, with well-developed motorways and excellent connections between cities.
Car Rental Sales and Service Desk
You’ll find representatives from many well-known car rental agencies at Schiphol. Once you’ve reached the arrivals hall, simply follow the ‘car rental’ signs. The Car Rental Sales and Service Desk is located to the far right of Schiphol Plaza. Their representatives will be pleased to help you, whether you’ve reserved online or would like to rent a car on-the-spot.
You won’t need to brave the elements to collect your car either. It’s a quick 5-minute walk through a covered walkway from Schiphol Plaza to the car park building. Simply rev up, put your pedal to the metal and let your journey begin!
When you come to pick someone up, you put your car in P1 Short-term Parking. You can walk to the arrival halls via Schiphol Plaza in 3 to 6 minutes. You do not have to make a reservation for this.
Drop someone off?
If you want to drop someone off and say goodbye at Schiphol, follow the "Parking" signs and put your car in P1 Short-term Parking. Reservations are not necessary and you can walk to the departure halls via Schiphol Plaza in 3 to 6 minutes.
You can also quickly drop off departing travelers at the Kiss & Ride directly in front of the departure halls. To stand here briefly, follow the "Departure" signs. Check the airline signs for the correct departure hall. Pay attention! Parking is prohibited here.