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Tips to know when travelling to Amsterdam

Book your trip to arrive at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Amsterdam - Centraal, Amsterdam - Sloterdijk, Amsterdam - Zuid, or Amsterdam - Schiphol Cateringweg. The distance between Cape Town and Amsterdam is 9697 km. The most popular airlines for this route are KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, British Airways, Fly Safair, Qatar Airways, and Kulula. Cape Town and Amsterdam have 138 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Amsterdam, consider visiting IJsselmonde, Windmill Complex at Kinderdijk, Rijksmuseum, Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, Voorne-Putten, Van Gogh Museum, Flevopolder, and Anne Frank Huis.

Weekly direct flights

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Number of flights17192021-1645
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KLM Royal Dutch Airlines on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Cape Town to Amsterdam

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
British AirwaysBAWBAYesNo
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesNo
KululaCAWMNYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cape Town to Amsterdam?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cape Town and Amsterdam takes around 12 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cape Town and Amsterdam?
The flight distance between Cape Town and Amsterdam is 9697 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cape Town and Amsterdam?
Several carriers operate flights between Cape Town and Amsterdam. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cape Town?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cape Town and Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, East London, London, Durban, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Harare, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Saint-Denis, Walvis Bay, Maputo, Gaborone, Arusha, Riyadh, Windhoek, Dar es Salaam, George, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, Dubai.
What are the most popular routes to and from Amsterdam?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Amsterdam and London, Manchester, Birmingham, Dublin, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Bristol, Leeds, Athens, Newcastle upon Tyne, Toronto, Reykjavik, Thessaloniki, Jakarta, Tallinn, Montreal, Paris, Stockholm, Cardiff, Cork.
What airports are near Cape Town?
The main airport in Cape Town is Cape Town International. It is also served by Cape Town International.
What airports are near Amsterdam?
The main airport in Amsterdam is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. It is also served by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Brussels, Brussels South Charleroi, Düsseldorf International Airport, Cologne Bonn Airport, Dortmund, Eindhoven, Weeze, Rotterdam The Hague, Lille.
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