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  • security with AMS connection
    Jan 23, 2017
    Arriving from the USA on United (terminal G) and connecting to Austrian (terminal B). Is there security in addition to immigration? How long does it normally take at 0830? No checked bags. Many Thanks


  • time between flights
    Jan 22, 2017
    Iarrive at schipol at 0825hrs on 13/08/17 with klm from Edinburgh,I fly out at 0955hrs with klm to rome will I have enough time to go from plane to plane


    Yes, that should be enough time. You just have to go through Schengen entry passport control and to your departure gate.


  • Help - will I have enough time to connect?
    Jan 21, 2017
    Hi - We will be traveling to AMS from Seattle on Delta. We arrive at 1:00pm. I would like to book a flight on KLM to Venice at 2:25pm. Would we have enough time to make that connection? Carry on luggage. Arriving business class, so first off the plane. Thank you!


    With carry-ons only, yes, I think you can make that.


    Thank you for your quick response. You think that is enough time even if they are separate reservations?


    Yes, you will be able to check in for your Venice flight online or at the KLM transfer desk.


    Thank you! Appreciate your insight!!


    Similar situation but about 2 hrs difference with check in luggage...will it be possible?


    Ditto, if it's two separate reservations and you have to transfer your bags yourself, that will be difficult.


  • Connection time
    Jan 19, 2017
    Flying in August on Delta from Boston arriving at 7:50 am and considering a 9:35 am flight on KLM to Munich. Will we have to clear immigration before boarding the next flight? If so, is this enough time in between flights to risk buying this ticket?


    Forgot to mention that we will not check luggage!


    When you arrive you will go through Schengen Entry passport control and go to your departure gate. You have enough time.


  • Enough time to transfer flights.
    Jan 18, 2017
    I have a flight out of AMS to San Francisco at 11:35 am and I was going to fly in from London and arrive at 9:05am (they're two different reservations). Does that leave me enough time? Would I have to go through the passport check? Also I will only have a carry on luggage with me.


    With only carry-ons you won't have to go through passport control. Just go to the KLM Transfer desk to get your SFO boarding pass if you aren't able to check in online and then go through US Security questions and to your departure gate. You should have enough time.


  • connecting flight
    Jan 17, 2017
    I am on a Delta flight from Slc to I am flying Delta from SLC to AMS, where I will have a connection on a KLM flight to Florence Italy. Our connection time is only one hour at AMS. Will that be enough time to board my KLM to Italy?


    That's just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


    Thanks so much for the quick reply!!


  • 2 reservations: Seatte to AMS and AMS to London
    Jan 17, 2017
    Hello, I found prices very reasonable if I fly roundtrip from Seattle to AMS, and then AMS to London (I will be spending time in both cities). How long should I allow before my AMS to London flight (same day)? Any customs or other connection time I need to consider? Thanks, Cecil


    An hour is doable. There is no Customs if making a simple connection between the US and London over AMS all on the same reservation.


    Sorry, just saw this was two separate reservations. In that case I recommend 3 hours.


  • Is 50 mis enough to change flight
    Jan 17, 2017
    I have a booking from Berlin to Amsterdam (KLM Royal Dutch KL 1824 | 73H ) and then from Ams to delhi (KLM Royal Dutch KL 871 | 789) . Run by Klm flight. The connecting flight is in next 50 mins. Is that time enough?


    Yes, you just have to go through Schengen Exit Passport Control and to your departure gate.


    so I don't have to go through again immigration and 50 mins is enough for it?


    Thank you for your answer!


    Schengen Exit Passport Control is "Immigration" but is a very brief process.


  • Connecting Flight
    Jan 15, 2017
    I'm arriving from Prague and have 60 minutes to catch my flight to LAX. Will that be enough time?


    That's just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Vueling FCO to AMS-AMS to KEF icelandair
    Jan 14, 2017
    Wondering if we will have enough time to catch my next flight before booking tickets. Flight is scheduled to arrive at 12:15pm and next flight is at 2:00pm. We would like to have one checked bag with us if time allows.


    On two separate reservations with checked bags I think that's just a little too risky for my tastes. You could do it without checked bags.


  • Layover time at Amsterdam
    Jan 13, 2017
    I will be traveling from Mumbai to Amsterdam (Jet Airways) and onward to Munich (KLM), the layover time at AMS is 1 hr 20 min (in the morning at around 8.30), both legs of the journey booked on the same ticket. Is the layover time sufficient?


    Yes, that should be enough time. You will go through Security and Schengen Entry passport control in Amsterdam.


    Thank you


  • xiamen international airport
    Jan 7, 2017
    flying from Dub to Amsterdam connecting with Xiamen Airlines (MF) to Xiamen Int Airport and connecting with China Southern Airlines (CZ) to Guilin Airport (KWL).Is there English language signage at Xiamen Int Airport? Anything I need to know re this journey please.


    The pictures I can find show that Xiamen airport has some English Signage but it may not be complete and may not be very good.




  • connecting BIO and JFK
    Jan 4, 2017
    We have 1h 50 min from BIO to AMS and then to JFK. Will that be enough? What if we can't make it for a delay?


    Yes, that's plenty of time. If you miss your connection you will be rebooked on the next available flight to New York.


  • Abu Dhabi - Amsterdam - Paris
    Jan 4, 2017
    Hi all. Arriving from AUH 2.55pm (KLM operated by Etihad), then KLM to Paris CDG with a 1hr 35min layover. Will I need to collect and recheck in luggage? Will this layover time be sufficient? Thanks!


    You do not have to do anything with your bags. Just go through Passport Control and Security and to your departure gate.


  • Delta to KLM Cityhopper
    Jan 4, 2017
    Hi, I am flying in July from Seattle through Amsterdam to Belfast. I have 1.5 hour layover. It's my understanding I will need to go through passport control and get a bus to my connecting flight. Will that be enough time? And how soon do you need to be at the bus before your departure time? There is only the one flight to Belfast per day. Thank you.


    I meant to add that I will be arriving at 1300. I don't know if the time of day makes a difference. Thank you.


    You will not have to go through passport control as you are not entering the Schengen Area. You have enough time if the flight from Seattle is on-time.


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