Country codes The Netherlands

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

NL

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

NLD

Internet TLD

.nl

Phone calling code

31

Large airports

2

Medium airports

13

Small airports

13

Heliports

7

Total airports

35

Largest airports in The Netherlands

There are 2 large airports in The Netherlands.

Find all airports in The Netherlands

ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
EHAM AMS Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Large airport Amsterdam
EHEH EIN Eindhoven Airport Large airport Eindhoven

Airports in The Netherlands

What is the largest airport of The Netherlands?

The largest airport is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The IATA code of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is AMS and its ICAO code is EHAM.

The airport is located in the municipality of Amsterdam in the region of Noord-Holland.

Airport codes in The Netherlands

Find all airports in The Netherlands

ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
EHAM AMS Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Large airport Amsterdam
EHBD Budel Airport Medium airport Weert
EHKD DHR De Kooy Airport Medium airport Den Helder
EHDP De Peel Air Base Medium airport Venray
EHDL Deelen Air Base Medium airport Arnhem
EHGG GRQ Groningen Airport Eelde Medium airport Groningen
EHEH EIN Eindhoven Airport Large airport Eindhoven
EHGR GLZ Gilze Rijen Air Base Medium airport Breda
EHLW LWR Leeuwarden Air Base Medium airport Leeuwarden
EHLE LEY Lelystad Airport Medium airport Lelystad
EHBK MST Maastricht Aachen Airport Medium airport Maastricht
EHRD RTM Rotterdam The Hague Airport Medium airport Rotterdam
EHTW ENS Twente Airport Medium airport Enschede
EHVK Volkel Air Base Medium airport Uden
EHWO WOE Woensdrecht Air Base Medium airport Bergen Op Zoom

About The Netherlands

The Netherlands (native name: Nederland) is a country located in Western Europe. In total, the population of the country reaches 17 million inhabitants. Its capital is Amsterdam.

The international country code of The Netherlands is NL or NLD. Neighbouring countries are Belgium and Germany.

The common language in The Netherlands is Dutch(Nederlands).
The only officially used currency is Euro. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Euro with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 2 large, 13 medium and about 13 small airports in The Netherlands.

Travel to The Netherlands

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for The Netherlands

Health

No vaccinations are required.

Tap water

The tap water in The Netherlands is safe to drink straight from the tap.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 2.2°C (January) and 15.9°C (July).

Emergency

When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.

112 (EU)

In case of an emergency, the number for local police, ambulance or fire station is 112. Dialling 112 could be a life-saver and is completely free. In most EU countries, the operator will speak both the local language and English. If you want to call the emergency number from a mobile phone, your phone will probably have a pre-programmed list of emergency numbers. 112 is usually in addition to other emergency numbers like 911.

The emergency number is in effect in every country of the European Union. There are also some other European and Non-European countries where you can dial 112 in case of an emergency.

You can dial 112 from any mobile phone, landline, or payphone. In some countries, 112 is the only emergency number, in other countries 112 is in addition to local emergency numbers. In countries where 112 is not an official emergency number, the call is sometimes forwarded to the local emergency number.

Do you want to call the emergency number via a fixed telephone connection, the address of the connection is automatically communicated to the alarm centre. If you’re calling with a mobile phone, the location of the GSM mast will communicate your location and in some cases also the GPS location of your mobile phone to the alarm centre.

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Car rental

Rent a car in The Netherlands

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to The Netherlands.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in The Netherlands quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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