Parking: Pick-up and drop-off

Every year thousands of people come to Schiphol by car to say goodbye to family and friends or to welcome them back again. Do you want to know where to park at Schiphol when you come to pick up or drop someone off? Read below our options.


To pick someone up, simply park your car in P1 Short-Term Parking. From there, it is a 3-6 minute walk via Schiphol Plaza to Arrivals. There is no need to make a reservation.


Take your time to say goodbye? Follow the ‘Parking’ signs to P1 Short-Term Parking and park your car here. There is again no need to make a reservation and from there it is a 3-6 minute walk via Schiphol Plaza to Departures.

You can also drop someone off at the Kiss & Ride area just in front of the Departure halls. Simply follow the signs to Departures. Check the signs of your airline to make sure you are at the right Departure Hall – but please note that parking is prohibited here and you must be quick.