Need a quick connection between Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and the city centre of Amsterdam? Take the Amsterdam Airport Express (bus 397)! Please note: this used to be bus 197.
 

The Amsterdam Airport Express provides a quick and easy transfer from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to the city centre of Amsterdam. Departing every 7,5 minutes from bus platforms B15-19, this bus takes you directly to Museumplein, Rijksmuseum or Leidseplein. From there on you can get to many hotels in Amsterdam very easily.


Tickets

You can purchase these tickets for the Amsterdam Airport Express:

E-ticket

Buy your e-ticket for a quick and easy transfer from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to the city centre of Amsterdam.
Price: €6,00 (single) €10,00 (return)

 ARTT tickets

Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket

The Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket entitles you unlimited travel in Amsterdam and its whole region – day and night – on train, bus, tram and metro from € 11,00 per day.
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Amsterdam Travel Ticket

The Amsterdam Travel Ticket includes a ticket to and from Schiphol Amsterdam Airport to any station in Amsterdam. You can travel by NS train (2nd class), or you can travel by bus 197/bus 397(Amsterdam Airport Express) directly to the centre of the city in only 25 minutes. Combined with unlimited travel on all trams, buses, night buses, metros and ferries in Amsterdam operated by GVB, this is the perfect ticket for exploring the city of Amsterdam. Available in a ticket for 1, 2 or 3 days.

Amsterdam Round trip ticket

You can get the Amsterdam Round trip ticket at the Info & Ticket bus or directly from the bus driver. This ticket grants two trips on the Amsterdam Airport Express (bus 397).
Price: €10,00

Single ticket €6,00

You can buy a 'Bus Tram Metro 1,5 hour ticket' for your trip with bus 397 ‘Amsterdam Airport Express’. This ticket grants you 1,5 hour transport by Connexxion, GVB & EBS (Buses, trams and metro’s) including Amsterdam Airport Express. Children under 11 years can buy a 'Kids ticket' for € 1,00. You can buy this ticket at the Info & Ticket bus or directly from the bus driver.