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We arrive on Delta from MSP at 1:15 pm and depart 2:25 pm for VCE. Same reservation and carry-on baggage only. Is this possible with only a 1 hour 10 min layover?
That is just enough time if everything goes perfectly. You will have to go through Schengen Entry passport control and to your departure gate.
I am arriving from DXB at 2000hrs with Emirates and then transferring to KLM to NCL at 2215hrs. I have printed my boarding pass and only have hand luggage. Is this enough time?
Yes, that should be enough time.
Thanks, do I have to clear passport control or just go from gate to gate? As mentioned, hand baggage only and I will have checked in and printed my own boarding pass before I start to travel. I'm just trying to gauge how long I will have in teh airport to get some duty free shopping! Your help is apprecciated.
Just go from gate to gate as you are not entering the Schengen Area there is no passport control.
Hi, I will arrive to Amsterdam at 8:30 am with KLM. And then I have to collect my luggage. My second flight at 10:30 am with Air Transat. I am Canadian. Is 2 hours enough? Thanks
These are 2 separate reservations. They are not under the same ticket.
I'm flying KLM Frankfurt to Manchester through AMS. Arrival in AMS is 15:35 and departure for MAN is 16:20... do I have to go through passport control (American Citizen) and what are the chances that both me and my luggage make it to Manchester on time?
You will go through Schengen Exit passport control in Amsterdam. You should have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
We have 1 hour and 30 minutes to make this connection from Atlanta transfer to Cape Town. on KLM. Will we have to go through security?
Yes, that should be enough time. All you have to do in Amsterdam is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
We have flights PDX-AMS-BCN with a 1 hour 50 minute connection in AMS. Coming back we have 6:20 am departure from BCN-AMS-PDX with a 1 hour layover. Will we make those connections ok in AMS?
Thank you!
I should have included that we are on Delta and KLM on one reservation.
Yes, that should be just enough time both ways.
Thank you very much!
I'm flying from Toronto to Amsterdam, and then I'm catching a flight to Budapest (separate booking). Is 1 hour 15 minutes enough time to make this transfer?
To clarify, my luggage will be carry on only.
Even if both flights are on KLM this will be difficult as recent reports are that the Schengen Entry Passport Control lines in Amsterdam have gotten quite long.
I was afraid that might be the case, but I'm glad I know. Thank you!
I will be coming in on Czech Airlines and transferring to DL. I will have one hour and 15 minutes to connect. I will have to stop at the transfer desk to get my boarding pass on DL. Is that enough time? Thank you.
I won't say it's flat out impossible, but I wouldn't try it.
Hi, I've read many of the comments about travel through AMS on this forum and honk I should be fine, but thought I'd check to see.


We have 65 minutes to connect. From everything I've read, we simply go gate to gate with no security...or anything to really slow us down. That should be enough time, correct?
Actually in Amsterdam you will have to go through Schengen Entry passport control which is apparently quite slow these days. Good luck.
I am flying from Zurich through to Chicago with a 1 hr 25 minute layover in Amsterdam. Is this enough time?
Yes, that should be enough time. In Amsterdam you will go through Schengen Exit passport control and US Security questions and to your gate.