Trains in Los Angeles are 50% cheaper than in Amsterdam.
The average meal is 8% more expensive in Los Angeles than in Amsterdam.
A taxi fare in Los Angeles is 18% cheaper than in Amsterdam.
Coffee is 47% more expensive in Los Angeles than in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam is the Netherlands' vibrant capital, renowned for its quaint canals and a lively nightlife. It is also where Schiphol Airport is situated, the major airport serving the air travel needs of the country and neighboring countries. It is one of the lowest airports in the world, standing only 4.5 meters below sea level. Schiphol handles around 58.2 million passengers in a year and there are 108 airlines based at the airport flying to 322 destinations worldwide. Besides restaurants and shops, you will find showers, a travel clinic, banks, baby care facilities and meeting rooms at the airport.
Taxis are the most convenient forms of transport to reach the airport if you have several bags. You can book your airport transfers through your hotels or arrange shuttles. The NS Dutch Railways are also efficient and you can use the train to get to the airport in as little as 15 minutes. You can catch these trains at the Central Railway Station. Another way to get to the airport is to hop on the Amsterdam Airport Express or Bus No. 197 which you can catch at Museumplein or Leidseplein. To drive your rented vehicle back to the airport, use A4 and follow signs to the airport.
Los Angeles attracts millions of visitors each year like a magnet and it's not really that hard to imagine why. The allure of Hollywood drives guests to discover the magic that lies in the city from the fascinating Universal Studios to the Historic Hollywood Boulevard (Walk of Fame). Then there's the original Disneyland popular with both kids and adults. LA is also a shopper's paradise with smart Rodeo Drive crammed with boutiques. If you feel like escaping, the Botanical Gardens are amazing with its tranquil setting, art collections and a library. For party goers, nowhere parties like LA and Sunset Strip is the place to go with its collection of nightclubs, bars and boutiques.
Passengers who are on flights from Amsterdam to Los Angeles will land at Los Angeles International Airport. To get to downtown LA, you have the option of taking (yellow) taxis which can be found at the curb side of the Arrivals Hall. If you plan to take the bus, board the 'Lot C' shuttle that will take you to the Metro Bus centre. At the Lower/Arrivals level, passengers can make use of door-to-door van services. Other convenient ways of reaching LA's centre include Transport Network Companies (TNC) such as Uber and Lfyt or rental cars. Note that rental car companies are located outside of airport premises.